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Senior Software Engineer, Android


New York, NY, US, 10036

New York
Fully Remote

Hiring Salary Range: $105,000.00 - 155,000.00 

Pluto TV, a Paramount Global company, is the leading free streaming television service in America,  delivering 250+ live and original channels and thousands of on-demand movies in partnership with major TV networks,  movie studios,  publishers,  and digital media companies. Pluto TV is available on all mobile,  web and connected TV streaming devices and millions of viewers tune in each month to watch premium news,  TV shows,  movies,  sports,  lifestyle,  and trending digital series. Headquartered in West Hollywood,  Pluto TV has offices in New York,  Silicon Valley,  Chicago and Berlin.



  • Hands-on software development on the Android /Amazon platform that drives multiple applications for some of the most popular global entertainment brands
  • Design, develop, test, maintain, integrate, and improve existing applications
  • Work with the product team to understand and deliver on their requirements
  • Lead individual project priorities, deadlines, and work.
  • Participate in preparing business cases, requirements documents, and product roadmaps for the Android platform.
  • Attend and participate in meetings and multi-disciplinary committees as required
  • Prepare architectural diagrams and technical specifications for the engineering team to deliver high quality, maintainable software
  • Represent coding standard methodologies through sharing your expertise, performing code reviews, and mentoring engineers




  • Experience programming in Kotlin and Java using Gradle and Android Studio
  • Experience following and implementing software design patterns.
  • Able to work with multiple scrum teams in an agile process.
  • Experience with unit testing, test-driven development, branching patterns, and continuous integration/deployment
  • Be an advocate for high-quality software and excellent user experiences
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to facilitate conversations with business partners in project definition, business requirements definition, and functional design sessions.
  • Eye for quality and user experience
  • Translate business objectives into software requirements


Basic Qualifications


  • 3+ years experience developing Android Applications
  • Good English Skills - Read and Write: Advanced / Speaking: Intermediate
  • Have shipped one or more apps to the Google Play and/or Amazon app store.
  • Familiarity with RxJava or other reactive frameworks
  • Familiarity with Dependency Injection frameworks, such as Dagger.


Desired Qualifications:


  • Experience developing for Android TV / Amazon Fire TV
  • Experience working across multiple interdisciplinary teams
  • Experience working with globally distributed teams
  • Experience working on Android projects with multi-module architecture




  • Experience with Video Streaming (HLS / MPEG-DASH)
  • Previous experiences working with ExoPlayer
  • Widevine DRM knowledge


Hiring Salary Range: $105,000.00 - 155,000.00. 


The hiring salary range for this position applies to New York City, California, Colorado, Washington state, and most other geographies. Starting pay for the successful applicant depends on a variety of job-related factors, including but not limited to geographic location, market demands, experience, training, and education.  The benefits available for this position include medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, life insurance coverage, disability benefits, tuition assistance program and PTO or, if applicable,  as otherwise dictated by the appropriate Collective Bargaining Agreement.   


 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.


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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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