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Unterföhring bei MünchenGermany


For our office in Unterföhring near Munich we are looking for:

Team Lead Red Button & SmartTV Development (m/f/d)

You will be responsible for a small but powerful team and create HTML and JS based applications which run on millions of German TV sets just by a click on the red button on the remote control.

Our mindset

  • We are a small but fast team working on a challenging roadmap
  • We are well connected to our colleagues from broadcast systems, ad-tech, video encoding, analytics, business intelligence, UX and our product management
  • We also cooperate with agencies which provide CMS systems and external HbbTV apps
  • We work together with research labs from Fraunhofer FOKUS, IRT (Institut für Rundfunktechnik), TU München on cutting edge projects
  • We do a lot of frontend development with JavaScript and TypeScript but also scalable backend services developed with node.js running on AWS
  • Our project management method is SCRUM with 2 week sprints. You will have a Scrum Master and a dedicated Product Owner supporting your team

What you can expect in this role

  • You will design and develop new apps, extent our existing ones, e.g. our Mediathek and deploy them on Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • On node.js you’ll develop scalable backend services for millions of users to show them the content they are looking for
  • You will help us integrate big data databases like Redis and ElasticSearch to show personal recommendations to users of our Red Button (HbbTV) portal
  • You will facilitate the team to develop new features using TDD and keep our test coverage up
  • You are also eager to find bugs on exotic TV sets so that we can deploy our apps on a big variety on devices
  • You will help integrating the apps of your team with interfaces to adjacent departments for tracking and advertisement purposes
  • You will support external suppliers by writing technical specifications so that they perfectly fit to the systems of your team

Your essential experience and education

  • Ideally you have a degree with focus on IT or similar qualifications, e.g. computer science, media engineering or equivalent
  • You love and enjoy coding in JavaScript and node.js and know how to work in a test-driven development team (TDD)
  • You have several years of professional experience as a software developer with experience on a multitude of programming languages, platforms and architectures
  • You have good experience with video encoding and adaptive streaming
  • You have experience in deploying services in a cloud environment – preferably AWS
  • You possess very good negotiations skills in English and German
  • And finally, you are a real team player. Your biggest success is the success of the teammates you’re responsible for 

What's in it for you?

  • Take advantage of our wide range of training and development opportunities offered by the ProSiebenSat.1 Academy
  • Benefit from a flexible work schedule with home office and 30 vacation days per year
  • Work on modern fully equipped workplaces and use our wide range of sports (including yoga, football or workouts), post office, laundry and ironing service as well as many cafés and Wifi on campus
  • In addition to the campus's own daycare or a childcare allowance, there is a family service with free consultation
  • Enjoy an open corporate culture without dress code in the dynamic environment of the media industry
If we got your your attention, then send off your application to us today. It only takes a couple of minutes!
ProSiebenSat.1 Group is one of Europe's leading media companies. Our stations SAT.1, ProSieben, kabel eins, sixx, SAT.1 Gold, ProSieben MAXX and kabel eins Doku captivate millions of viewers every day. But extraordinary TV entertainment is just one part of our concept for success. Today, our growth is based on four segments: German-speaking TV business, our digital units with a large entertainment and e-commerce portfolio, and our international program production and sales house. We have consistently diversified our company in recent years and created additional sources of revenue. This also reflects our vision: We are establishing ProSiebenSat.1 as a leading broadcasting, digital entertainment, and commerce powerhouse.

Although we refer to one gender in the text, all genders may be implied.
Career level:
Unterföhring near Munich
Job title:
Team Lead Red Button & SmartTV Development (m/f/d)
Lisa Aßhoff