Software Engineer I, iOS (Cincinnati, OH)

| Cincinnati, OH
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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY
Fox Corporation

Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world's leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the Fox Network, and the FOX Television Stations. We empower a diverse range of creators to imagine and develop culturally significant content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.

JOB DESCRIPTION

FOX Sports is the global innovator in sports production and we are looking to maintain our creative excellence in the digital world with the consumer products that we create for our customers.

At FOX Corporation, we write the software and build the products millions of sports and entertainment consumers choose to enjoy. Our strong team of developers is expanding as the demand for digital entertainment continues to grow. Now's your chance to get into the sports and entertainment industry while also advancing your technical skills. Mobile development, platform development, web development -- it's all happening now.

For this growth position, we are specifically looking for an entry-level software engineer who enjoys working in a casual, flexible, high-paced work environment. Our focus is on finding a strong, creative software engineer interested in mobile development and contributing to the FOX Sports app before what will be an incredible Fall sports season consisting of the MLB World Series, FIFA Men's World Cup, college football and the NFL including Super Bowl LVII.

ABOUT THE JOB

The Software Engineer I position is responsible for feature development within the FOX Sports iOS mobile team. This role covers a variety of responsibilities and skills and is deeply integrated into the structure of the product development team.

ABOUT YOU
  • Takes great pride in his/her work and is excited to show it off to friends
  • Anticipates product problem areas before they happen
  • Analyzes a problem and evaluates potential solutions before writing a line of code
  • Is always looking to improve, learn from and share knowledge with his/her peers
  • Thinks through project scope and provides accurate time estimates
  • Consistently meets deadlines, anticipates issues and raises concerns early
  • Can work in high-pressure situations and can juggle multiple tasks
  • Solves problems without being asked
  • Enjoys working with others
  • Is flexible and open to feedback
  • Enjoys writing software, talking about software and using software on all platforms and devices


A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Develop and unit test new features of low to medium difficulty
  • Develop bug fixes of low to medium difficulty
  • Write clean, maintainable, optimized code
  • Perform iterative improvement cycles for optimal code and user experience
  • Participate in the generation of product technical specifications
  • Participate in product brainstorming sessions
  • Stay current on mobile development best practices and trends
  • Stay current on sports and entertainment products, topics and trends
  • Other duties and responsibilities, as assigned


WHAT YOU WILL NEED
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Engineering or Computer Science or similar
  • Strong understanding of software design patterns and problem solving
  • Passionate about front-end development and creating consumer-facing products
  • Experience testing and troubleshooting software
  • Hunger to learn and master new technologies on a frequent basis


NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL-BREAKER
  • Experience with network level testing and proxy tools such as Charles
  • Experience with REST/JSON and API development tools such as Postman
  • Experience with Git, managed releases and CI/CD pipelines
  • Swift development experience
  • Basic understanding of the XCode IDE for building iOS apps
  • Basic understanding of native iOS frameworks, API and UI/UX best practices
  • Experience with UIKit and building universal app layouts that scale across iPhone and iPad form factors
  • Experience with XCUITest, Espresso, or similar UI test frameworks
  • Azure DevOps or similar CI/CD pipeline systems
  • Interest in sports, streaming, visualizations and gambling


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We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company's success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

Click here to learn more about the diverse communities of people behind our brands.
More Information on Fox Corporation
Fox Corporation operates in the Digital Media industry. The company is located in New York, NY and Los Angeles, CA. Fox Corporation was founded in 2022. It has 5001 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Health Insurance Benefits. To see all 21 open jobs at Fox Corporation, click here.
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