Lead Software Engineer – Mobile

Viacom.Tech in Warsaw plays a crucial role in Viacom`s global engineering organization. We build highly efficient, advanced systems which are used by millions of users all over the world. Currently, we are looking for a rock solid Lead Software Engineer – Mobile. We need someone with at least five years of hands-on software development experience and three years of experience with mobile application development (Android / iOS) who can lead a team with excellent technical guidance

Location: Warsaw
Job type: Full time, regular


  • Lead a team to build mobile applications using the modern SDK features and patterns with a team of engineers to develop fast, stable, and reliable components
  • Propose company-wise scope architecture and feature improvement and collaborate with various teams to execute the project in time
  • Understand product requirements, customer values, and Viacom business goals, and translate these business requirements into technical requirements
  • Write well tested, readable code for one of iOS/Android and have some experience plus high level of understanding of the other platform
  • Participate in design and code reviews with other developers, giving and taking feedback
  • Act as part of the third level support team, working with first and second level support to resolve problems and perform root cause analysis
  • Be flexible and willing to learn both independently and with other team members
  • Learn a large existing code base and add new features to it

Your profile:

  • 5+ years of relevant professional experience plus a Master’s degree in Computer Science (or related field) or equivalent professional experience combined with a Bachelor’s degree
  • 3+ years of experience with mobile application development (Android / iOS)
  • Experience in leading projects in a mobile team with prototyping, architecting, coding, testing, and releasing
  • Passion for solving business problems with automation
  • Experience developing with social APIs (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) and OAuth/SAML
  • Working knowledge of RESTful APIs, network protocols like TCP/IP, HTTP, and HTTPS
  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration and Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • Understanding of source control systems like Git
  • Very good English language skills (verbal and written)

Nice to have:

  • You participate and have had success in hackathons
  • You contribute to open source
  • Some experience with video/image processing, adaptive video streaming technologies, digital advertising platforms, and/or web analytics integration
  • Some experience developing games and game frameworks
  • Demonstrated interest in machine learning and natural language processing
  • Demonstrated interest in exploring data and creating visualizations

We offer:

  • Challenging projects targeting large international communities, using modern development and deployment technologies
  • An Agile and growing team of software engineers creating products accessible everywhere
  • Great benefits package: private health care, fitness card, and lots of team building events
  • Competitive salary tailored to your skills and experience and plenty of opportunities for personal and career development
  • Brand new office located in the strict city center (2 mins walk from Metro Politechnika) with cool fun zones
  • Last, but not least, we do great stuff for the global brands, such as Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon, and Paramount!