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Software Engineering Development Program (Start Date: January / June 2023)


Los Angeles, CA, US, 90069 New York, NY, US, 10036 San Francisco, CA, US, 94111

Los Angeles

The Paramount Streaming team is on a mission to ENTERTAIN THE PLANET and our vision is to be the top free and pay global streaming company. We believe this mission to be possible, and we boldly go to great lengths to be data-driven and fan-focused to create the ultimate streaming experience for our audiences. We feel the need for speed on this journey, and with great brands like PlutoTV, Paramount+, Noggin, Showtime and BET+, collaboration is our superpower. We're in this in?


About Our Culture: To achieve our goals, we keep a huge focus on our people. Our teams actively participate in initiatives that promote wellness and innovation, including weekly Focus Zone time, No-Video Wednesdays, Streaming Rest Days and of course, complimentary access to our streaming services.



Paramount Global’s Streaming Technology Organization is looking for early in career software engineering talent to join our growing Pluto TV, Paramount+ and Network Streaming engineering teams as part of our Streaming Technology Engineering Development Program (STEP). The goal of our program is to ensure early in career talent has an opportunity to not only start, but grow their technical careers at Paramount. 


From becoming specialists in our core tech-stack to exploring new projects and products, your growth and development takes center-stage while you work alongside best-in-class technologists to deploy your code to our audience on a global scale. You will also work as a key member of a high-performance team within an enterprise organization that delivers content to over 62 million subscribers. 


We are looking for passionate developers who are excited by the idea of applying their technical skills to support our mission of entertaining the planet while using an agile approach to drive growth and innovation across our streaming platforms. Our teams value collaboration and embrace our family of brands to continuously improve our offerings while keeping our audience top of mind. 


Applications for our January 2023 and June 2023 Cohort are now open – apply below to be considered! We will be reviewing and considering applications on a rolling basis. Due to the high volume of applications we are unable to provide specific updates on your application status. 


Key Responsibilities: 


Program roles and placements are available across our diverse teams and include: Front and Backend Development, Mobile & Web Dev, DevOps, Video Engineering, Automated Testing and more. 


  • Create solutions with a team of engineers developing fast, stable, and reliable apps, Web sites, and/or services 
  • Write well tested, readable code 
  • Work with technical and non-technical staff to translate business requirements into technical requirements 
  • Participate in design and code reviews with other developers, giving and taking feedback 
  • Learn a large existing code base and add new features to it 


Required Skills: 

  • BS or MS in Computer Science, or related software engineering experience  
  • Early in career with 0-1 year of academic, professional or internship experience working in a coding setting environment 
  • Fluency in object-oriented programming/design 
  • A demonstrated passion for software development in the form of personal projects, volunteer work, etc. 
  • Academic or internship experience with at least one of the following languages: Java, Python, Javascript, HTML, SQL, PHP or C+ 
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills 
  • Team-player with the ability to work effectively and efficiently with others 
  • Be a self-starter and possess strong sense of self-motivation 


Desired Skills: 

  • Experience with cloud providers (AWS, GCP, Azure) 
  • Experience with Github or other version control systems 





 Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.


At Paramount, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Paramount is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.


If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access. as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to Only messages left for this purpose will be returned.

Paramount believes in creating environments that allow our primary focus to remain on providing entertainment, education and information to our millions of viewers around the world. As part of this commitment to health and safety, Paramount requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to the agreement reached between the Company and the applicable Union.

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