Team Lead, Mobile Development – Digital Technology – Corus

Toronto, ON, Canada Req #975
Thursday, December 10, 2020
Are you creative, dynamic and passionate? Do you like to think outside of the box and find new ways to achieve your goals? Corus Entertainment has an exciting opportunity for you. If you have a passion for excellence, and would like to work for Corus Entertainment, we encourage you to apply.
Responsibilities:
Directly manage a team of Mobile, Connected TV, and React developers responsible for building and maintaining Corus mobile and connected TV products.
Onboarding new team members, coaching and mentoring team members to support their career growth.
Defining the technical approach to products and initiatives and provide inputs and estimates to project delivery plans.
Working with all teams to identify ways to refactor code supporting continuous improvement.
Evaluate current and emerging technologies, and leverage where appropriate balancing cost, integration time, and complexity.
Evaluating current and new development languages for potential cost, performance, and developer availability.
Maintain a Corus Entertainment and industry standard best practice document for code and development practices.
Working closely with product and business leaders to ensure alignment with our Agile delivery framework.

Requirements:
Development languages: Objective – C, Swift, Java, React, Bright script.
Experience in an Agile project delivery environment required.
Nice to have: 1-2 years of team lead/leadership experience.
Good coaching and mentoring skills, likes working with people.
Solutions-oriented thinker – both technically, and operationally.
Organized and detailed, able to multi-task.
Good written and verbal communicator, able to break down complicated technical solutions to non-technical staff and leaders.
Why Corus?

Corus is a driving force in the media industry with a diverse portfolio of strong brands that entertain and inform audiences through great storytelling and compelling content, reaching millions of people around the world every day.

We have a passionate drive to connect with the world around us: to express, to share, to be part of people’s lives. Walk around our offices, our stations, our studios across the country and you’ll feel it. You’ll see it in action.

You’ll see it in the open communication and the approachability of our people. You’ll see it in our care for quality work and the interest in new, creative solutions. You’ll see it in how we work with external partners, and how we care about our communities. These are all core to the values we commit to living each and every day – Win Together, Think Beyond, Make It Happen, Learn Every Day, Show We Care. Our values describe what makes us pretty unique – and amazing – place to work.

At Corus we value and actively involve the full range of what makes people unique in order to create a strong and innovative company where amazing people thrive. A company where people have the full opportunity to show their unique value and develop their potential. We strongly encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, people of colour, people with disabilities, people from all gender and sexually diverse communities and people with intersectional identities.

Corus is also committed to providing accommodations throughout the interview and employment process. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

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