About Gray Television:
Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.
We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.
Job Summary (Position Overview):
Be part of a team that builds and maintains OTT apps (Apple TV, Fire TV, Roku) for all Gray Television news stations using React Native. This position will be the lead React Native developer and will work with Gray’s iOS and Android developers. Gray Television OTT apps provide users with up-to-date local news, video, livestreams, and more.
Responsibilities will include the following:
- Build and maintain the front-end of OTT apps using React Native
- Integrate native APIs built by Gray’s iOS and Android developers
- Integrate features using various external REST APIs
- Integrate various 3rd party frameworks, such as Google Analytics
- Build and Release OTT apps and updates to the respective app stores
- Assist in the development of Roku applications using BrightScript
- Attend remote meetings online when necessary
This is a full time, remote developer position with work hours Monday through Friday.
- Experience developing and releasing mobile applications for iOS and/or Android
- Experience parsing and utilizing JSON APIs for content
- Experience using code repositories such as GitHub
- Experience developing and releasing OTT apps for Fire TV, Apple TV, or Roku
- Experience building or integrating with video players that consume HLS streams
- Experience with Roku’s BrightScript language
- Experience with Objective-C, Swift, Java, or Kotlin
- Experience with PHP and MySQL
- Come join our team, apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings and attach resume