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Senior Software Development Engineer - Web

Hotstar, Bangalore/Mumbai/ Gurgaon

Watch TV Shows, Movies, Live Cricket Matches & News Online


Disney+ Hotstar is leading the way as the largest and smartest video platform in the country, reaching over 300 million users today. We have set a number of world records along the way - including for the highest concurrent viewership at 25.3 million during the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. Disney+ Hotstar today is the one-stop destination for all your entertainment needs - from Live Sports, Indian and International Shows and Movies to all Disney content, including Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and Disney+ Originals. We’re looking for the brightest minds to build the future of TV with us.

About the Team 

We are striving to create the best video content destination for our consumers on a varied set of devices, from phones to tablets, including devices coming out with the bleeding edge of technology.   Our web application team is heavily focused on delivering an unmatchable user experience on these devices while our consumers watch the content they love!

The pace of our growth is incredible – if you want to tackle hard and interesting problems at scale, and create an impact within an entrepreneurial environment, join us!

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Work with stakeholders of product to deliver new user-facing features on the website.
  • Build reusable, high quality code and libraries for future use which can be used across multiple projects.
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs and implement them.
  • Collaborate with other team members, designers and stakeholders to deliver on the features.

What to Bring

  • A solid grounding in Computer Science fundamentals (based on a Bachelor's or Master's in Computer Science or related field)degree and 4+ years’ experience as a software developer.
  • You are an expert JavaScript developer.
  • Highly enthusiastic and enjoy learning new technologies and frameworks.
  • You know why a framework is necessary and know any of React, AngularJS etc.
  • Open source contribution is a plus.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools Git.
  • Familiarity with front-end build tools, such as Grunt or Gulp.
Our Values
- Audacity
- Self-Awareness
- Ownership
- Bias for Action
- Collaboration
- Radical Candour
- Inclusivity
- Mentorship

The Perks
- The glory. Almost too much responsibility. 
- No dress code. Unlimited leave.
- A fun-life balance. 
- A ticket on our rocket ship to the moon.  🚀

Who we are as an employer
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

Who we are as a company 
We’re Disney+ Hotstar. The go-to destination for over 300 million users for everything from Live Sports, Indian and International Shows and Movies to all Disney content, including Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and Disney+ originals. Our mission is to revolutionize internet entertainment through smart personalization, and by building a global video platform that takes over the world wide web and the whole wide world. 

To learn more about our team, check out the following blogs : https://tech.hotstar.com/  

About Hotstar

About us Hotstar is one of the fastest growing video-on-demand services in the world. Our sophisticated video streaming technology and attention to detail on user experience across multiple devices makes us the top video destination for TV Shows, Movies, and LIVE Sports. With 85,000 hours of content in 8 languages, 100 Million downloads in a year, and a rapidly exploding watch time, our mission is to revolutionize Internet entertainment and become the largest personalized television service in the world.

Want to learn more about Hotstar? Visit Hotstar's website.