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Software Engineer - Android TV

Katowice, Poland

Job Description

Job Title:
Software Engineer - Android TV
Location:
Katowice, Poland
Schedule:
Full-Time, Permanent
Team:
Software Engineering
Department:
Technology
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What's your new role about?

DAZN is changing the game - globally. 
 
We are one of the fastest-growing streaming media services (OTT - Over The Top) companies in the world and stream over 40 different sports, from more than 300 different leagues, in over 200 countries. Since we launched in 2016, we have streamed more than 600 million hours of content! 
 
Do you want to have an impact on a product that is used by millions of users across multiple devices on a daily basis? 
 
We are looking for experienced Android Engineers who are passionate about building modern, scalable applications for Android TV.  
 
Your team 
You will be a part of the newly created Android TV team. It will be spread in 2 locations: Poland and UK. The team is going to have 4 Engineers, a Scrum Master, and an Engineering Manager.
 
Tech stack: Kotlin Coroutines, Jetpack Compose, MockK, ExoPlayer, Hilt, and more. Fully Native so to deliver the best experience on TV.

This role can be based in Katowice or you can work remotely from anywhere in Poland. The internal job title is Software Engineer.

As our new Software Engineer you’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Build and maintain Android TV DAZN application 
  • Bridge knowledge between non-Android developers and the Android TV ecosystem 
  • Collaborate with Designers, Product Managers, and other Software Engineers to deliver compelling user-facing products 
  • Deliver maintainable, robust, and testable code 
  • Collaborate with the Android Mobile team 
  • Collaborate with the Playback team to optimise the live experience of our users 
  • Help hiring other Android Developers 

You’ll be set up for success if you have:

  • Ability to work with other developers to understand requirements and designs and implement Android applications in Kotlin
  • Knowledge of Kotlin Coroutines or alternative multithreading libraries 
  • Experience with writing unit (JUnit) and automated (Jetpack Compose UI Tests) tests 
  • Knowledge about Android SDK changes and trends 
  • Track record of successful software delivery through all phases of development, code reviews, testing, and operations 

Even better if you have:

  • Knowledge about Android TV ecosystem and differences compared to mobile Android
  • Gradle or alternative build systems experience 
  • Experience with Hiring / Interviews 

Benefits will include:

  • Access to DAZN streaming service
  • Annual performance-related bonus
  • Annual leave increasing by 3 days after 3 years
  • Private medical and dental insurance (fully financed by DAZN)
  • Life assurance
  • Pension scheme (Pracowniczy Program Emerytalny)
  • MyBenefit platform (MultiSport and thousands of sports, culture or tourism benefits)
  • Financially rewarding ‘Refer a Friend’ scheme
  • Family-friendly community
  • Opportunity for flexible working
  • Employee Assistance Program (psychological, managerial, legal and financial counselling)
  • Free access for you and one other to our workplace mental health platform app (Unmind)
  • Learning and development resources
  • Access to our internal speaker series and events
  • High-end laptops (Macs or Windows)

Here's a little more about us…

At DAZN, we bring ambition to life. We are innovators, game-changers and pioneers. So if you want to push boundaries and make an impact, DAZN is the place to be.
 
As part of our team you'll have the opportunity to make your mark and the power to make change happen. We're doing things no-one has done before, giving fans and customers access to sport anytime, anywhere. We're using world-class technology to transform sports and revolutionise the industry and we're not going to stop.
 
If you're ambitious, inventive, brave and supportive, then you're the kind of person who's going to enjoy life at DAZN.
 
We are committed to fostering an inclusive environment, both inside and outside of our walls, that values equality and diversity and where everyone can contribute at the highest level and have their voices heard. For us, this means hiring and developing talent across all races, ethnicities, religions, age groups, sexual orientations, gender identities and abilities. We are supported by our talented Employee Resource Group communities: proud@DAZN, women@DAZN, disability@DAZN and ParentZONE.
 
If you’d like to include a cover letter with your application, please feel free to. Please do not feel you need to apply with a photo or disclose any other information that is not related to your professional experience.
 
Our aim is to make our hiring processes as accessible for everyone as possible, including providing adjustments for interviews where we can.
 
We look forward to hearing from you.