You.i TV

You.i TV is a privately held company whose multi-screen video app platform enables TV and media companies worldwide to create fans, engage users and convert customers. The company’s You.i Engine allows brand owners to build personalized, profitable experiences quickly on all platforms – mobile devices, set-top boxes, consoles, and streaming devices – from a single code base. Organizations such as Turner Broadcasting, Sony, Comcast, Corus Entertainment and the Canadian Football League are spearheading direct-to-consumer strategies using You.i TV-powered TV applications. You.i Engine has been licensed in major industry genres, including entertainment, kids, sports, and news. Visit us at www.youi.tv.

You.i TV Ottawa, ON, Canada
Jul 12, 2018
Full time
As a Top 25 Great Place to Work® recipient and one of the fastest growing tech companies in North America according to Deloitte, You.i TV is changing the way users experience TV across mobile, tablet, and connected devices. Interested in building the future of TV? Our Development team is growing!   This is a great opportunity for innovators that value beautiful design, and who have a keen interest in developing apps that impact millions of users across the globe.   Role and Responsibilities:    Contribute to cutting edge , graphics intensive cross-platform applications. Work as part of a highly collaborative Agile team to push innovation forward. Day-to-day work will include daily stand-ups with your awesome team, working collaboratively in your pod area with Product Management, Testers, UX and of course, fellow developers. ​ Our tools include: Github, Jira, and your IDE and OS of choice.  You will have access to readily available support from your team with the many cool technologies that we work with.   What you bring to the table:    A strong sense of curiosity and interest in learning new technologies. You like to iterate quickly and enjoy improving the performance of existing features. You have prior experience developing applications with a strong command of Javascript You have shipped apps using React Native on iOS and Android You have experience integrating with web services You've used popular toolkits to build some impressive user interfaces You have experience working with JS application architecture or state container frameworks like Redux or Flux Bonus points if you have built apps for TVOS! Even more bonus points if you've contributed to an open source project,  participated in the wider Javascript/React Native communities as an expert , and have either a Github account or portfolio we can take a look at. ​ What we can offer you:    A supportive and inclusive environment that fosters development and building lasting friendships. The opportunity to work with Top Tier Media companies and household names. The opportunity to travel to some pretty amazing places - if you're open to it. Flexible work hours - are you an early bird or do you love to sleep in? Bottomless coffee and a wall full of snacks! Want to hear more? Check out our  employee handbook . ​ The TV industry is changing at a rapid pace, with streaming video, multiple screens and over-the–top video offerings becoming the new normal, fast. Brands such as NBA, Disney, National Geographic, Cartoon Network, Fox and the Canadian Football League are spearheading direct-to-consumer strategies using You . i Engine-powered TV applications. You . i Engine has been licensed in major industry genres, including entertainment, kids, sports, and news.   You.i TV welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.  
You.i TV Ottawa, ON, Canada
Jul 12, 2018
Full time
As a Top 25 Great Place to Work® recipient and one of the fastest growing tech companies in North America according to Deloitte, You.i TV is changing the way users experience TV across mobile, tablet, and connected devices. Interested in building the future of TV? We’re looking for a  UX Director  to join our amazing design team! This is a great opportunity for innovators that value beautiful design, and who have a keen interest in developing apps that impact millions of users across the globe. Roles and responsibilities: Creative and strategic   You will help the team maintain a high level of quality during all stages of project development. You will work with the UX team to champion UX and design thinking within the organization. You will work with the marketing team and UX leads to create creative pitches and marketing stunts. You will work directly with clients to understand their goals, objectives and vision and enable the design team to execute and deliver creative solutions. Tactical and operational You are a clear communicator, patient and take a diplomatic and rational approach to every decision. You will work with the creative leads to oversee all active client projects You will work closely with the UX leadership team to provide tactical management, leadership and guidance to the UX team across a range of different topics from client engagement, project delivery, resourcing, HR and operations. You will work with the resource manager to review monthly utilization and capacity reports to maintain appropriate allocation of the UX team across the company. You will work with the sales and bid teams to scope projects and provide levels of effort and assist in proposals and pitch documents. You will help transition projects through the sales process utilizing client workshops and discovery sessions, internal design sprints, design briefs and resource allocation. You will work within complex engagements consisting of multiple creative teams (client and 3rd party) and strive to establish clear models of engagement and communication. What you bring to the table: Must haves A strong portfolio that showcases multiple types of digital projects across large accounts Strong knowledge of user experience design processes and methodologies Has over 10 years of industry experience Proficient in design and office tools (e.g. Sketch, Adobe, Google Docs, prototyping tools) Experience building client relationships and enjoys a client facing role Be a clear communicator with strong verbal, presentation and written skills Has a successful track record leading and growing a creative team Has an understanding of the agile software development lifecycle and takes a pragmatic approach to digital product design Nice to haves Experience within the video and entertainment industry Experience designing for 10ft UIs What we can offer you:   A supportive and inclusive environment that fosters development and building lasting friendships. The opportunity to work with Top Tier Media companies and household brands. The opportunity to travel to some pretty amazing places - if you're open to it. Flexible work hours - are you an early bird or do you love to sleep in? Bottomless coffee and a wall full of snacks! Want to hear more? Check out our  employee handbook . The TV industry is changing at a rapid pace, with streaming video, multiple screens and over-the–top video offerings becoming the new normal, fast. Brands such as NBA, Disney, National Geographic, Cartoon Network, Fox and the Canadian Football League are spearheading direct-to-consumer strategies using You . i Engine-powered TV applications. You . i Engine has been licensed in major industry genres, including entertainment, kids, sports, and news. You.i TV welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process
You.i TV Ottawa, ON, Canada
Jul 06, 2018
As a Top 25 Great Place to Work recipient, AON Hewitt Best Employer, and one of the fastest growing tech companies in North America according to Deloitte, You.i TV is changing the way that viewers experience TV across mobile, tablet and streaming devices. Interested in building the future of TV? Our Services Development team is growing, and we’re looking for contract or term developers to start to build game-changing applications for some of the most respected brands in media. This is a great opportunity for innovators that value beautiful design, and who have a keen interest in developing apps that impact millions of users across the globe. What you’ll do: As a Developer on the Services Development team, you’ll work on a highly collaborative agile team, with Testers, UX Designers & Project Delivery all contributing to the creation of cutting edge, graphics intensive cross-platform application software using You.i Engine One. It’s a fast paced, quick sprint environment, and there will be lots of interaction with clients. In any given year, you may work with multiple clients/companies, sometimes at the same time, providing an exciting & ever-changing set of interesting pieces of work. You’ll also: Work as part of a highly collaborative Agile team to push innovation forward. Attend & be an active contributor to daily stand-ups with your team Write code & contribute to features, while focusing on reuse & finding efficiency wherever possible ​ The tools we typically use include: Github, Jira, and your IDE and OS of choice. You will have access to readily available support from your team with the many cool technologies that we work with. What you bring to the table: A strong sense of curiosity and interest in learning new technologies. You like to iterate quickly and enjoy improving the performance of existing features. You’re comfortable dealing with clients You have prior experience in development with a strong command of object-oriented principles. You have built apps using C++ (ideally 11/14) You have experience with web services You have a strong interest in developing 2D and 3D applications. You can walk us through manipulating assets (geometry, images, sounds). You've used popular toolkits to build some impressive user interfaces. Bonus points if you have built apps for Android or iOS Even more bonus points if you've contributed to an open sourced project and have either a Github account or portfolio we can take a look at. What we can offer you: A supportive and inclusive environment that fosters development and building lasting friendships. The opportunity to work directly on projects with Top Tier Media companies and household names. The opportunity to travel to some pretty amazing places - if you're open to it. Flexible work hours - are you an early bird or do you love to sleep in? Potential for remote work & travel to client sites in cities around the world from London, to Lisbon, or Los Angeles!! Bottomless coffee and a wall full of snacks! Want to hear more? Check out our employee handbook. ​ Streaming video on multiple screens is the new normal and the TV industry is changing at a rapid pace. Brands such as NBA, Disney, National Geographic, Cartoon Network, and Fox have already turned to You.i TV to develop and deploy their suite of TV applications across mobile, tablet, game consoles, streaming devices, and Smart TVs. You.i TV welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
You.i TV Ottawa, ON, Canada
Jul 06, 2018
As a Top 25 Great Place to Work recipient, AON Hewitt Best Employer, and one of the fastest growing tech companies in North America according to Deloitte, You.i TV is changing the way that viewers experience TV across mobile, tablet and streaming devices. Interested in building the future of TV? Our Development team is growing! We're looking for contract or term developers to start. This is a great opportunity for innovators that value beautiful design, and who have a keen interest in creating and maturing an amazing software development tool. Our flagship product, You.i Engine One, is an app platform that delivers cross-platform user interfaces from a single codebase. You.i Engine One was built with TV and media-specific features in mind, including a reference application, a common video player interface, video metadata integrations, and more. Role and Responsibilities: Contribute to feature and new product development for You.i Engine One. Work as part of a highly collaborative Agile team to push innovation forward. Day-to-day work will include daily stand-ups with your awesome team, working collaboratively in your pod area with Product Management, Testers, UX and of course, fellow developers. ​ Our tools include: Github, Jira, and your IDE and OS of choice. You will have access to readily available support from your team with the many cool technologies that we work with. What you bring to the table: A strong sense of curiosity and interest in learning new technologies. You like to iterate quickly and enjoy improving the performance of existing features. You have prior experience in development with a strong command of object-oriented principles. You have experience using C++ (ideally 11/14) You have a strong interest in developing SDKs and tools that enable developers and UX designers. You've used or created toolkits that build impressive user interfaces. Even more bonus points if you've contributed to an open sourced project and have either a Github account or portfolio we can take a look at. ​ What we can offer you: A supportive and inclusive environment that fosters development and building lasting friendships. The opportunity to work with Top Tier Media companies and household names. The opportunity to travel to some pretty amazing places - if you're open to it. Flexible work hours - are you an early bird or do you love to sleep in? Bottomless coffee and a wall full of snacks! Want to hear more? Check out our employee handbook. ​ Streaming video on multiple screens is the new normal and the TV industry is changing at a rapid pace. Brands such as NBA, Disney, National Geographic, Cartoon Network, and Fox have already turned to You.i TV to develop and deploy their suite of TV applications across mobile, tablet, game consoles, streaming devices, and Smart TVs. You.i TV welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.