Senior Software Development Lead - Client Applications

Technology | Seattle, WA | Full-Time

Travel Required: No | People Manager: Yes

Hulu's small and growing Seattle office is seeking talented individuals to help us reinvent television. You will build a service where people can find and enjoy the world's premium video content when, where, and how they want it. If you're the kind of person who loves modern UI, thrives in a collaborative environment, and jumps at the opportunity to take on new challenges, Hulu may be the place for you. We have high expectations of our team, and we believe this standard helps us to deliver world-class service.SUMMARYHulu’s Living Room team creates the Hulu clients that run on Xbox, Playstation, Roku, FireTV, and many others. Our small, high-performance team is responsible for the UI for the fastest-growing segment of Hulu traffic, on all the best devices, the very day those devices ship. Everything we do directly affects millions of consumers, their experience with our service, and Hulu’s business.   We’re looking for a Senior Software Development Lead who loves modern 10-foot UI, to lead a team building the best entertainment experience the living room has ever seen. We are reinventing television. If you’re looking for a challenge you’ve come to the right place! WHAT YOU’LL DOWork closely with UX designers, product managers, and engineering leadership to create best-of-class, delightful TV-watching experiences.^Work with other developers to deliver a modern Hulu client UI to multiple device platforms.^Implement the UI for new features and initiatives, working closely with the developers of the Hulu web site and mobile apps.^Provide technical and organizational leadership for your team.^Drive innovation within the problem space by keeping abreast of needs, industry trends, and by enabling your team to explore novel solutions.^Manage a team of developers. Provide growth opportunities, career coaching, and mentorship. WHAT TO BRING5+ years of experience as a front-end developer and strong programming language and scripting skills.^Experience leading teams or mentoring engineers.^A strong grasp of computer science fundamentals (data structures, algorithms, etc)^Strong experience with Scrum and test-driven development.^Fluency in HTML, CSS, and Javascript and modern UI libraries and frameworks.^In-depth knowledge of web-service and data-driven application architecture.^Independent, energetic, and capable of driving for results under pressure and ambiguity.NICE-TO-HAVESExperience developing for Xbox, Playstation, Roku, or similar devices is a plus.^Experience with streaming video, codecs, and DRM also a plus.

We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with applicable federal, state and local laws.

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