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Software Engineer, Front End


New York, NY, US, 10036

New York
Fully Remote

Paramount+, a direct-to-consumer digital subscription video on-demand and live streaming service from Paramount Global, combines live sports, breaking news, and a mountain of entertainment. The premium streaming service features an expansive library of original series, hit shows and popular movies across every genre from world-renowned brands and production studios, including BET, CBS, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon, Paramount Pictures and the Smithsonian Channel. The service is also the streaming home to unmatched sports programming, including every CBS Sports event, from golf to football to basketball and more, plus exclusive streaming rights for major sports properties, including some of the world’s biggest and most popular soccer leagues. Paramount+ also enables subscribers to stream local CBS stations live across the U.S. in addition to the ability to stream Paramount Streaming’s other live channels: CBSN for 24/7 news, CBS Sports HQ for sports news and analysis, and ET Live for entertainment coverage.

Overview and Responsibilities

Paramount is looking for a Software Engineer to drive Smart TV application development, who encompasses strong technical knowledge with extensive experience in crafting and developing scalable systems! The role will be hands-on and give to the global Paramount+ Smart TV platform development and instrumentation. We’re a team that values software that exemplifies simplicity of design, maintainability, extensibility, and foundational adaptability!


Design, build and support scalable and innovative components
Develop and optimize high performance Smart TV applications

Live and breathe availability, reliability and scalability

Demonstrate strong interpersonal skills to lead through all aspects of the development cycle

Partner with our central video engineering teams to build, integrate and deploy high performance video players

Work with our external partners to develop, debug and deploy applications

Help build a culture of good engineering processes and practices

Work closely with engineers and product teams to meet fixed deadlines
Work in all phases of software development

Required Qualifications:

3+ years of actively entrenched in engineering

Experience with the following technologies: JavaScript, React, CSS

Solid understanding of OOP principles

Experience working with RESTful APIs

Experience engineering solutions from concept to delivery
Experience in various debugging and optimization techniques

Experience working in CI/CD environments with DevOps and SRE principles

Demonstrate attention to detail, have a positive attitude, willingness to learn, be challenged and take pride in the quality of work

Passionate about video and video services

BA/BS degree in a related technical field such as Computer Science, or equivalent practical experience

Desired Qualifications:

Working knowledge of WebGL is desirable but not required

Experience working in Agile frameworks

Previous experience working in distributed teams


Experience performing load test and strategies to monitor application health
Rapid proof-of-concept experience





Hiring Salary Range: $100,000.00 - 130,000.00. 


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. This position is bonus eligible.


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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Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City