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React Native Engineer



About Cheddar:

Cheddar is the leading post-cable news, media, and entertainment company and currently broadcasts two live video news networks: Cheddar, a business news network covering the most innovative executives, founders, products, and technologies transforming our lives and economy; and Cheddar Big News, a fast-paced, young, non-partisan general news and headline news network.

The company broadcasts from the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange, its street level studio in the glass corner of the Sprint Store in the Flatiron Building, WeWork in Los Angeles, and the White House.

Cheddar was founded by Jon Steinberg, President and Chief Operating Officer of BuzzFeed from 2010 to 2014. Its investors include Lightspeed Venture Partners, Raine Ventures, Goldman Sachs, Liberty Global, Comcast Ventures, AT&T, Amazon, Antenna Group, Ribbit Capital, The New York Stock Exchange, Altice USA, 7 Global Capital, and Denstu Ventures.

Cheddar’s team is growing, products are diversifying, and infrastructure is become more complex - at an extremely fast pace. Cheddar is currently seeking a Mobile Engineer to join our team!

What you’ll do:

Be a huge part of creating a totally new kind of TV news network
Play a key role in the design and development of Cheddar’s mobile applications/streaming platforms (iOS/Android/tvOS/Roku, etc.)
Join a small (but growing) team of passionate software engineers and designers who care deeply about delivering amazing experiences to tens of thousands of daily viewers
Work from our awesome office in downtown New York City (with unbelievable views of New York Harbor)

Who you are:

You care about quality, both of code and user experience
You are excited about learning new things and tackling challenging problems
Highly proficient in React Native
Strong familiarity with Android ecosystem
You have at least 3+ years of professional software development experience

Why you’ll love it here:

Competitive salary and meaningful stock options
Flexible and generous paid time off including an open vacation policy
Great health, dental, and vision coverage -- we cover 100% of employee health premiums and 50% of dependent premiums
Tons of opportunities for professional development (conferences, classes, etc.)

Our Benefits and Culture:

The Cheddar team moves at lightning speed and our employees have the opportunity to make an extraordinary impact. We are growing fast and achieving milestones every day. Our team is direct, relentless, ethical, proactive, and different. All of our full time employees receive a competitive compensation and benefits package, which includes stock options, health, dental, and vision insurance, disability and life insurance, 401K, discounted gym membership, commuter benefits, generous paid leave, drinks and snacks, team events, happy hours, and more.


Cheddar is an equal opportunity employer, and we actively cultivate an inclusive workplace that celebrates diversity. We welcome all candidates and are committed to hiring people with a wide variety of experiences and backgrounds. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, ancestry, religion, national origin, age, familial or marital status, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

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