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Software Engineer - Roku at fuboTV
New York City, NY, US

Who we are:

fuboTV is the fastest growing video streaming startup (backed by some of the world's largest media companies) that is reinventing live television for the entire household in the cord cutting era.

Originally founded as a soccer streaming service, fuboTV is the leading sports-first cable replacement in the U.S, growing to nearly 250,000 paying subscribers.

fuboTV broadcasts most NFL, MLB, NBA and NHL games, all major soccer leagues, and a wide range of college and other sports. fuboTV also broadcasts a wide variety of news, movies, and entertainment programming including the FOX, NBC, CBS, and Turner broadcast catalogs, plus Showtime, AMC…and much more! fuboTV can be accessed on multiple platforms, including web, Android, iOS, tvOS, Fire TV, Android TV, Roku and Chromecast.

About the role:

fuboTV is looking for exceptional Roku Engineers with a passion for crafting simple systems that solve complex problems.

As a Software Engineer on our Roku Team, you will work with our top-notch Design and Product teams to build smooth, native experiences using Scenegraph and Brightscript.

We are looking for Software Engineers who care about code quality, uptime, performance, continuous integration and deployment, SOLID design principles, test-driven development, and agile (with a lowercase “a”) methodologies.


fuboTV Software Engineers have the following responsibilities:

  • Architect, design, develop, test, maintain and improve software systems
  • Collaborate with other engineers and members of the fuboTV team to determine priorities and best practices, and refine functional requirements

All fuboTV Roku Engineers must:

  • Have experience delivering clients for Roku, or potentially other connected video platforms.
  • Be familiar with both advantages and limitations (performance, video and otherwise) of connected video platforms.
  • Write clean, well-tested code with minimal oversight.

The ideal candidate will also:

  • Enjoy working in a fast-moving startup environment in which individual contributors are trusted and depended upon to set technical direction
  • Believe that work-life balance is a characteristic of highly functioning engineering teams
  • Enjoy learning new things and sharing knowledge with coworkers
  • Take the initiative in identifying and removing roadblocks
  • Be a pleasure to work with in a professional environment
  • Be comfortable giving and receiving honest feedback
  • Be unafraid of failure
  • Enjoy disrupting the status quo

Perks & Benefits:

  • fuboTV provides a highly competitive compensation based on experience and market standards.
  • Robust benefit package including stock options, Health/Dental/Vision coverage sponsored up to 100% for employees, 401k, Life Insurance, and commuter benefits
  • Free Premium fuboTV Account
  • Health and Wellness initiatives including discounts on Gym Memberships.
  • Unlimited PTO days and regular company-wide activities.
  • fuboTV's main Headquarters are located in Midtown Manhattan.