Senior Mobile Developer

Digital Media – Virginia Beach, VA

The Christian Broadcasting Network and its family of web sites for The 700 Club, CBN News, Christian World News, Club 700 Hoy, and Superbook is a leader in Christian media.

Through innovative initiatives in over the top content distribution via websites, apps and social networks, CBN’s digital media team is making a global impact by combining cutting-edge technology with its exciting content mix which includes news reports, dynamic interviews, special features, documentaries and powerful Christian ministry.

This position offers opportunity for a highly motivated individual with creative edge to get involved with all aspects of the App strategy and execution for The Christian Broadcasting Network.  We’re expanding and seeking a Senior Mobile Developer who will work with the leadership team to define and manage CBN’s App initiatives for mobile and TV applications. The ideal candidate has a solid background in mobile application development, a finger on the pulse of App industry trends, the evolution of OTT application development and an entrepreneurial get-it-done attitude!

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Expert knowledge of web technologies, web development, design processes and the delivery of solutions with creative and technical components
  • Expert knowledge of App development technologies using native SDK and / or third party tools, App ecosystem for iOS, Android, Streaming Platforms like Roku, Amazon Fire etc.
  • Expert knowledge of software development and design as it pertains to App environments
  • Expert programming skills in C++, Objective-C, Swift /Java
  • Strong knowledge of the mobile ecosystem, mobile technologies and the Google Play / iTunes App Store.
  • Experience with handling all phases of product development life cycle and product management.
  • Strong decision making, prioritization, problem solving, analytical, verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated experience in architecting and writing product requirement documentation.
  • 5+ years of experience in software development using object oriented methodology for mobile, Internet, or gaming products.
  • BS or MS in Computer Science or related field
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as effective member of a team
  • Comfortable in fast-paced environment

Questions to ask yourself before applying:

  1. Do I download random new apps on my mobile devices to see what’s new?
  2. Do I understand the true convergence of the Internet and TV?
  3. Could I convince my grandmother to buy a smartphone or iPad?

If you answered yes to the questions above, we want to talk with you!