Senior Software Engineer - Content Engineering (m/f/x) - full-time

Munich (Germany)

About us

Do you love stories? If so, please keep reading, because we certainly do. We believe the ability to tell stories is what makes us human. Joyn is your streaming app with over 65 live TV channels, exclusive previews, originals and collections. We understand Joyn as a partnership – an invitation to content-providers and users alike to make entertainment more meaningful and fun. Our app aggregates global and especially local content in a relevant way for Germany, both live TV and on-demand content. All kinds of stories and more to come, everyday.

We hire the best, because we need people that are as customer-focused as we are. We are looking for champions to help us further connect with our audience. It’s not a small or easy task, but it’s a fun and rewarding one. Do you think you’re up for it? Great. Then send us your application!


About the Job

We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer that completes our Content Engineering Team. 
The Content Engineering Team(s) develops the software solutions required to manage Joyn’s streaming catalog, consisting of live, catch-up and premium subscription-based content from multiple partners. You will build the internal tools and infrastructure to solve the challenges of getting content to Joyn customers in the most efficient, most effective and highest quality as possible.

Opportunities to make an impact - what you do

  • Develop cutting-edge streaming content processing solutions, using modern technologies consisting of TypeScript, Node.js, Kafka, AWS, Gitlab and more
  • Onboard into media formats, standards, technologies and processes and ultimately achieve a deeper understanding of content requirements.
  • Work as a team, respect and support each other in the team, practise agile methodologies and help develop and evangelize great engineering and organizational practices.
  • Take care of running your services in production, continuously identify and resolve technical debt, quality issues and gaps in engineering processes.
  • Focus on learning, applying, and extending best-in-class industry practices to continue to raise the bar on providing developer delight and speed of delivery for the team.
  • Follow trends in software and streaming tech and turn your learnings into features and improvements that delight our customers.
  • What we are looking for

  • A fast-paced environment is something you feel really comfortable in.
  • University degree in computer science, information technology, media engineering, or equivalent.
  • Significant, sound, and proven experience in TypeScript and Node.js, additional languages are a plus.
  • Experience with AWS services, especially auto-scaling and serverless.
  • You strive to improve the overall quality and maintainability of the existing code base
  • English is our team language
  • Why you`ll love it here

  • Well-funded, stable and innovative company backed by ProSiebenSat1 and Discovery
  • Open, transparent, and bureaucracy-free company culture
  • Brand new office located in the heart of Munich with parking, showers and a canteen
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Flexible working times and home office
  • Highly international working environment
  • State-of-the-art coffee machines, free fruits, snacks and beverages
  • Company movie events, table tennis, pool table and kicker

  • Are you ready? Joyn has just started, it's the best time to join us and shape our vision.