Sr Software Engineer, Mobile

NBCUniversal, Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Level: Manager (Supervisor)

The Senior Mobile Engineer takes responsibility for developing applications for mobile platforms including phone and tablet form factors for the business. This role participates in all aspects of the mobile application life cycle from imagining to delivery.

In undertaking the key responsibilities of the role, the Senior Mobile Engineer will:
  • Be responsible for the development of mobile B2B and B2C applications.
  • Design and deliver apps based on business requirements.
  • Assist in creating an inspiring team environment with an open communication culture.
  • Work proactively to ensure smooth team operations and effective collaboration.
  • Research and develop bleeding edge solutions using the latest device capabilities.
  • Participate in code walkthroughs as needed to ensure quality.
  • Participate in security governance for PCI and PII.
  • Build software prototypes and deliver in a fast-paced iterative process.
  • Implement technology or frameworks for feedback loops using A/B testing on properties.
  • Implement methods to capture measurements of usage and conversions.
  • Create automated unit test cases and test data.
  • Test and debug code.
  • Build trust and cooperation between IT, internal clients, and external vendors.
  • Work with marketplaces to deliver applications.
  • Create or recommend better tools to improve and expedite application delivery.
  • Other duties as assigned

• 3+ years’ experience in Android Development and/or iOS Development (bonus points for both).
• At least one application that has been distributed in a major online marketplace (Google Play or Apple’s App Store).
• Experience with technologies such as Objective C, C#, C++, JNI (Java Native Interface), Swift, Kotlin.
• Experience integrating directly into GPS, Cameras, Microphone, etc.
• Self-reliant hacker.
• Quick adoption of new systems and languages.
• Adept to writing unit tests and testable code and working under distributed version control (preferably Git).
• Understanding of the key factors in a quality mobile UI/UX design.

• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field.
• A passion for all things tech and proactively keeping abreast of ongoing advances in mobile technology.
• Excellent Communication, verbal and written.
• Ability to understand a pre-existing complex code base.
• Strong problem-solving skills.
• Experience in any of the following would be advantageous:
in-app purchases.
Gaming apps.
Xamarin tools.

NBC Sports Next is where sports and technology intersect. We’re a subdivision of NBC Sports and home to all NBCUniversal digital applications in sports and technology within our three groups: Youth & Recreational Sports; Golf; and Betting, Gaming & Emerging Media.

At NBC Sports Next, we make playing sports better through innovative technology and immersive experiences for athletes, coaches, players and fans. We equip more than 30MM players, coaches, athletes, sports administrators and fans in 40 countries with more than 25 sports solution products, including SportsEngine, the largest youth sports club, league and team management platform; GolfNow, the leading online tee time marketplace and provider of golf course operations technology; GolfPass the ultimate golf membership that connects golfers to exclusive content, tee time credits, and coaching, tips; TeamUnify, swim team management services; GoMotion, sports and fitness business software solutions; and NBC Sports Edge, a leading platform for fantasy sports information and betting-focused tools.

At NBC Sports Next we’re fueled by our mission to innovate, create larger-than-life events and connect with sports fans through technology that provides the ultimate in immersive experiences.

Youth & Recreational Sports is comprised of technology platforms, such as SportsEngine, GoMotion, TourneyMachine, and TeamUnify that enable athletes, parents, coaches and team administrators in the youth and recreational space to manage their organizations, collect payments, share schedules, find programs to participate in and connect with other families. Additionally, NCSI enables leagues and organizations to properly screen and train coaches in an effort to keep kids safe.

Come join us as we work together as one team to innovate and deliver what’s Next.

NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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