SUBSIDIARY ABS-CBN Corporation
POSITION Android Technical Lead (For Pooling)
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED June 03, 2020

BUSINESS SUMMARY

ABS-CBN Corporation is the Philippines' leading information and entertainment multimedia conglomerate. The Company is primarily involved in television and radio broadcasting, as well as in the production of television and radio programming for domestic and international audiences and other related businesses. ABS-CBN produces a wide variety of engaging, world-class entertainment programs that are aired on free-to-air television.

The Company is also one of the leading radio broadcasters, operating eighteen radio stations throughout the key cities of the Philippines. ABS-CBN provides news and entertainment programming for nine channels on cable TV and operates the country's largest cable TV service provider. The Company also owns the leading-cinema and music production and distribution outfits in the country. It brings its content to worldwide audiences via cable, satellite, online and mobile.

The Company has interests in content development and production, cable and satellite television services, merchandising and licensing, mobile and online multimedia services, glossy magazine publishing, video and audio post production, and overseas services, all of which complement and enhance ABS-CBN's strength in content production and distribution.

RESPONSIBILITIES

    Android Technical Lead is a highly technical position where the candidate would support the architecture and design of Android Technologies. Leads the innovation, evaluation and direct integration of different Android solutions.

    • Responsible for development of Proof of Concept for new product ideas.
    • Evaluate and implement Android solutions for various platforms such as mobile, sticks, STB, TVOS.
    • Performs end-to-end Systems Integration and Functional Validation of various components.
    • Develops technical requirements and test cases for various components.
    • Conducts system testing and verification, deployment.
    • Handles operations and monitoring of the solution.
    • Ensures close collaboration with all internal and external groups to ensure proper implementation of different Android solutions.
    • Assist in documentation of architecture/design, deployment, operations and troubleshooting.
    • Assist in functional validation of various components of the system that are either internally developed or licensed solutions from external vendors.
    • Assist in troubleshooting of any production issues.
    • Handles multiple project priorities efficiently. Perform duties in a fast-paced environment, as well as learn new skills quickly.
    • Keep abreast of standards and regulatory requirements as applicable to Android solutions.
    • Assist in ensuring metrics are in place for proper monitoring and strategy.

REQUIREMENTS

    • Qualified candidates are required to have completed a bachelor’s degree. Ideally possessing a Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Business or another substantially similar field AND 5 years’ work experience performing a substantially similar role.
    • 5+ years of software development experience
    • 3+ years of experience developing Android native apps
    • 2+ years of experience with Kotlin
    • 2+ years of Javascript/Typescript based software development experience
    • 2+ years of experience working in a DevOps environment.
    • Strong experience with Data Structures and Multi-Threading. Understanding of architectural patterns such as MVP and MVVM
    • Understanding of application design patterns – Gang of Four patterns
    • Created an application that is available on google play store (bonus but not a must)
    • Proficiency with Linux, Mac OS X, GNU tools, and scripting languages is a bonus Understanding of build systems such as gradle, Jenkins. (bonus)
    • Experience with NodeJS, GraphQL, SOA, JSON, XML, and RESTful web service framework
    • Experience with SQLite, CDN, Redis and Algolia.
    • Experience with HTML and CSS
    • Ability to design and develop software with focus on maintainability, re-use, performance and scalability
    • Work as part of a highly collaborative Agile team to push innovation forward.
    • Day-to-day work will include daily stand-ups with your awesome team, working collaboratively in your pod area with Product Management, Testers, UX and of course, fellow developers.
    • Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a flexible, fast paced and changing environment.
    • Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills in a large team or departmental setting.
    • Analytical and problem-solving skills, experience with large-scale systems and experience writing code.
    • Innate ability to provide “extraordinary service” to end clients - as client focus is critical to your success and to the program's overall success.

Preference will be given to candidates who APPLY ONLINE.