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Senior Android Developer (Optik TV)

Reference ID: ROL03561-18

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Help us develop extraordinary new Android TV & Android Mobile reference applications to showcase all our new IPTV technologies.

Join our team

The Technology Strategy team within TELUS is dedicated to use the best technology innovations in a reliable and cost-efficient way to benefit our customers. You will be a key team member of the Optik TV - Client Application Development team and collaborate with many teams to ensure projects are delivered in a timely, cost-efficient manner.

You will also be part of a growing diverse team dedicated to Optik TV & customer excellence. This is your opportunity to be part of a talented new team of client development professionals. We don't believe in traditional approaches, we take charge and craft new client solutions using all our new IPTV technologies.

Here's the impact you'll make and what we'll accomplish together

TELUS is looking for a Senior Android Developer, a position within the Optik TV - Client Application Development team.

The position involves working with a telecommunications professional's team to define and implement new and updated content service features and capabilities, to support TELUS' launch of creative and future friendly entertainment services.

The position is broad in scope and positions you as the specialist across the entire TELUS organization. This includes developing content portfolio strategies, roadmap, architecture, while at the same time obtaining business and engineering alignment, supporting all activities within the portfolio and maintaining a culture of opportunities by developing, growing and leading a team of technology professionals. Your enthusiasm for learning, love of a challenge and leadership capabilities will be keys to your success.

Here's how
    Performs: Android TV & Android mobile coding, package/build applications and libraries using Android Studio/Gradle, ensures compliance with Google Android releases & Google Play Store development standards, prepares component and assembly test plans, including conditions, data and expected results, and performs component and assembly testing on complex systems •Identifies & Recommends: Android TV & Android Mobile system improvements to expand customer services by anticipating customer problems and recommending solutions •Mentor & Trains: Ability to mentor or train other Android developers on technical or industry-related issues and provide effective knowledge transfer on all work performed to select employees •Evaluates: Android TV & Android Mobile software products and makes recommendations


You're the missing piece of the puzzle
    •Define architecture strategies for the content/over the top (OTT) portfolio •Create new Android TV & Android Mobile reference applications •Oversee the project to completion, supporting the delivery processes that are in place •Maintain relationships with external vendors and other carriers •Experience building, maintaining Android software development kit (SDK) frameworks to be used by multiple apps •Experience with digital rights management and video formats •8+ years of experience developing client video applications •Proficient in developing Android TV & Android Mobile applications with a consistent track record and a solid portfolio of apps published on the Google Play Store •Degree in Computer Science or Engineering

    •10+ years direct experience with an Internet Protocol television (IPTV) environment, preferably with a telecommunications carrier or vendor

Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn't matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected. Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.

Do you share our passion?

At TELUS, you create future friendly ® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

Posted: March 23, 2019
Closes: May 22, 2019