• Location
    • Pasadena, CA
  • Date Posted
  • Jun. 1, 2021
  • Function
  • Software Engineering
  • Sector
  • Entertainment

BallerTV Overview

BallerTV is a venture-backed startup that is building the world’s largest sports network from the ground up. Our mission is to connect families and communities everywhere through the unifying power of live sports. COVID-19 has changed how we think about attending crowded youth sporting events for a generation, and BallerTV will help parents, grandparents, and those who are most at-risk, stay connected as the world of youth sports opens back up.

Similar to the early days of ESPN, we are rapidly expanding the spectrum of sports coverage and will forever change the landscape of sports broadcasting. As a React Engineer you will play a critical role in building products that will help build BallerTV into a once-in-a-generation sports media business.

Job Summary

BallerTV seeks a React Engineer to help build the world’s premier live and on-demand streaming service dedicated to youth athletes. Our ideal candidate will be self-motivated, technical, intelligent, detail-oriented, articulate, and have the necessary foundation in React to help us build a world-class product experience.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Work with the engineering & product team to help bring the features on our ambitious roadmap to life
  • Maintain a clean, presentable code base with attention to detail and consistency
  • Implement pixel perfect UI’s that match designs
  • Complete weekly sprints and participate in daily standups and sprint retrospectives
  • Work with modern tools including Jira, Slack, GitHub, Google Docs, etc.

Qualifications and Skills

  • BS/MS in Computer Science or a related technical field (or comparable working experience)
  • 3+ years professional experience shipping applications using React
  • Experience with weekly/bi-weekly sprints and SCRUM process methodologies
  • Working knowledge and experience using Git, GitHub, Jira, and Slack
  • Experience with Ruby on Rails

Additional Bonus Knowledge and Experience

Experience with Objective-C/Swift

Benefits and Perks

  • Health care, flexible work schedule and all the sports talk you can handle
  • Have an immediate impact on the growth of the business
  • Office is located in beautiful Pasadena, CA directly overlooking the Rose Parade route
  • (our engineering team is working remotely during the pandemic)
  • To apply for this position, please submit your resume, brief introduction/cover letter, and any relevant links demonstrating your capabilities (GitHub, CodePen, etc.).