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Unique opportunity using iOS + other technologies

Edward J. S.
Odessa, FL
Post #: 2
Have you heard of ABC's My Generation Sync for iPad application (Available on the App Store) ? The app listens to what you're watching on TV, identifies the show, and displays context-aware information to supplement viewing.

The application was developed for ABC jointly by The Nielsen Company and the company famous for Shazam.

Now Nielsen is looking for a Lead Software Engineer to support and grow the app. If you're interested, go to this link, enter 1003690 for the "Job Number", and press the "Search for Jobs" button.

Below are the details:

Lead Software Engineer-1003690

This is a key role that reports to VP of Engineering. You will have an opportunity to contribute to the architecture and implementation of the state of the art Media-Sync platform. We are looking for a stellar engineer who has deep knowledge of cutting edge server infrastructures, mobile development environments, social media and content management systems. The candidate must have a proven track record of delivering highly scalable consumer software products from concept to market.

This is an exciting ground floor opportunity to be a part of the team that is pioneering some of the coolest technologies in the social media industry. Nielsen provides very flexibile and diverse work environment with comprehensive benefits

Key Skills & Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the architecture and lead the development of Crosstalk Media-Sync platform and applications
  • Work with extended and geographically distributed teams efficiently
  • Own the day-to-day development and operations of the Media-Sync platform
  • Work very closely with marketing, product management and business development to achieve the business goals in an agile and rapid development environment

Technical Skills: Required

  • Experience in building and deploying highly scalable consumer-facing mobile and/or web products and services
  • Extensive programming experience in Python, Django and Java
  • Architect products with MVC, OOP and Design Patterns
  • Mobile development experience on iPhone and/or Android platforms highly desirable
  • 7+ years of software development experience with increasing responsibilities. Must have worked 2+ years as a Lead or as a Staff Engineer.
  • Thrive working in a high-energy environment with rapid development cycle
  • Designing experience in high performance scalable apps using MySQL

Technical Skills: Preferred

  • Create applications in HTML/ Javascript / Ajax / JQuery / JSON
  • Experience in integrating Facebook, Twitter, Google services
  • Social Media / TV industry / Internet video experience
  • Experience in developing custom Content Management Systems
  • Experience in optimizing server infrastructures / Databases such as MySQL
  • Experience in programming frameworks Spring / Ruby / Zend
  • Implementation and deployment experience in cloud computing environments such as Amazon EC2/Rackspace

Job: Information Technology
Primary Location: North America-US-CA-San Francisco
Other Locations: North America-US-FL-Oldsmar, North America-US-IL-Schaumburg
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job

Employee Referral Bonus: 500 US Dollar (USD)
Hiring Manager: Scott L Maddux
Recruiter: Robin Craig
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