Pivot Originals is transforming the entertainment industry by producing and streaming captivating and original content to viewers worldwide, with a strong commitment to our Creators. We create seamless experiences that engage and entertain our viewers. As a streaming service dedicated to our Creators and their fans, we are seeking talented individuals to join our team and help us rethink the future of entertainment.
As a Software Engineer, you’ll play a pivotal role in developing and qualifying the Pivot Originals platform. We are looking for a passionate Software Engineer who collaborates well with cross-functional teams and has a strong desire to automate tasks. If you love tinkering with technology and proactively resolving problems, send us your resume at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Program/develop and modify software systems, applications, and tools for a streaming platform operating on iOS and Android devices.
Analyze user needs and software requirements to determine design feasibility within time and cost constraints.
Document application and feature specifications.
Identify and troubleshoot application code-related issues and actively participate in code reviews.
Engage in project planning sessions with cross-functional team members to ensure projects meet business objectives.
Develop automated tests for features and systems.
Operate with a focus on SDLC best practices.
Skills and Experience:
Proficiency in working with WordPress.
Experience with AWS Lightsail, LAMP stack, MongoDB, and Node.
Familiarity with REST APIs.
2+ years of experience in the software development space.
Test-focused with a passion for developing solutions to improve team efficiency.
Strong collaboration and communication skills to advise on product direction.
Eagerness to learn web technologies used on embedded devices like Smart TVs, Gaming devices, and mobile applications.
Nice to have: Understanding of networking and web browser technologies (REST, WebSockets, SSE, pubsub, etc.), and experience with TDD using testing frameworks (Chai, Mocha/Jest, etc.).
At Pivot Originals, we are committed to fair compensation practices. This role currently pays $45/hour in total compensation. Your specific compensation will be determined based on various factors, including your previous experience, skills, and location.