iOS Tech Lead at Popular Streaming Company

New York, New York

100% Remote

Full Time

$166k - $197k

This company is determined to forge the next frontier of streaming through creativity, teamwork, and talent. They are a popular media conglomerate with various news and entertainment television networks, a world-renowned motion picture company, popular theme parks and a leading streaming platform… and they’re looking for their next Tech Lead for their Core Video iOS team!

The Core Video iOS Team is a crucial part of their streaming platform. The team builds a video playback SDK which abstracts away all the complexities of DRM protected playback and download, analytics, and dynamic ad insertion so that their clients can focus on creating great user experiences. To achieve this wide array of functionality, while maintaining an easy-to-use interface, they value good coding practices, solid design patterns, and follow principles for sustainable technology solutions in an agile environment.

This team is looking for the best ways to solve problems… and they are looking for teammates who equally share their passion for problem solving! This position is contract-to-hire, with a conversion after 60-90 days.

  • Produce a reliable, performant, configurable, state of the art SDK for iOS and tvOS
  • Write clean, concise, readable code that follows common design patterns while adhering to best engineering practices
  • Help developers optimize their code, work closely with team of developers
  • Speak to specific issues and technicalities
  • Strive to constantly improve quality of engineering through code reviews, pair programming, and other collaborative practices
  • Ensure quality and confidence in software by writing effective automated unit tests

Required Skills & Experience:
  • At least 6+ years of professional software development experience
  • Significant experience with iOS and/or tvOS SDKs
  • Significant experience with SDK development
  • Significant experience with API design
  • Significant experience with Kotlin Multiplatform
  • Significant experience with Swift, UIKit
  • Experience writing multithreaded, asynchronous code
  • Experience building an iOS framework that handles all aspects of video playback
  • Strong working experience with cross organizations and several teams across the company
  • Pay rate is 80-95/hr.
  • Medical, dental, vision insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Paid leave
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Variety of other perks


Posted by: Patricia Joseph