Job Title:  Sr. React Native Developer

Department:  Technology

Greenwood Village, CO, US, 80111

Summary of Position

Contribute as a core member on the Starz client development team in new feature releases and maintenance of the software architecture.


This role is fully remote.


  • Design, develop, integrate, test and deploy advanced client applications on streaming platforms
  • Develop new features from provided requirements and UX designs
  • Perform root cause analysis, technology evaluation, and design spikes
  • Solve complex application bugs and improve optimization and efficiency
  • Interact with the services team to evolve client APIs
  • Participate in peer code reviews and regular scrums
  • Provide technical leadership, mentor and contribute to the overall growth of the team

Qualifications and Skills

  • BS/MS Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, other technical discipline or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 7 years of software development experience with 4+ years experience in React Native
  • Experience in writing native modules for React Native
  • Expertise in computer science principles including design patterns, Data Structures Concepts, Software Algorithms, and application memory management
  • The ability to detect underlying design methodology in existing code implementation; with emphasis on performance and traceability
  • Have a deep knowledge of REST, SOA, XML, and JSON
  • Media Streaming and DRM Technology  experience is a plus
  • Experience with 3rd party libraries and APIs
  • Experience with SCRUM, Agile, and other development methodologies
  • Experience working with Jira and related Atlassian tools
  • Other client development experience is a plus

About the Company

STARZ (, a Lionsgate company, is a leading global media streaming platform committed to delivering premium content that amplifies narratives by, about and for women and underrepresented audiences. STARZ is home to the highly rated and first-of-its-kind STARZ app that offers the ability to stream or download STARZ premium content, as well as the flagship domestic STARZ® service, including STARZ ENCORE, 17 premium pay TV channels, and the associated on-demand and online services. In 2018, STARZ launched its international premium streaming platform STARZPLAY, now LIONSGATE+, to provide subscribers access to bold, curated storytelling. LIONSGATE+, coupled with the STARZPLAY ARABIA joint venture in MENA and Lionsgate Play in South and Southeast Asia, has a footprint that extends across the globe. STARZ and LIONSGATE+ are available across digital OTT platforms and multichannel video distributors, including cable operators, satellite television providers, and telecommunications companies around the world. In February 2021, STARZ launched #TakeTheLead, a multi-faceted and innovative inclusion initiative expanding its existing efforts to improve representation on screen, behind the camera and throughout the company.

Business Unit Overview

With the Company aligning its studio operations behind the growth of its streaming business, STARZ has become one of the pre-eminent modern premium global streaming platforms. Offering subscribers more than 7.500 television episodes, including STARZ original series and provocative documentaries, along with a broad catalogue of first-run movies, STARZ is taking the lead in delivering relatable premium content that makes it the platform of choice among a wide spectrum of female, African-American and other historically underrepresented audiences. Its focused brand, premium content and freedom from legacy relationships position STARZ at the forefront of the new bundles emerging throughout the media ecosystem, a compelling value proposition to complement virtually every kind of subscription platform.
Distinguished by its successful and focused content strategy, top programming, exceptional curation and speed to market, STARZ has quickly scaled its platform to become one of the most widely distributed and fastest-growing OTT services in the world, with OTT subscribers making up more than half of its global subscriber base. The company’s international premium subscription service, LIONSGATE+, offers subscribers access to bold, curated storytelling around the world. LIONGATE+ has a footprint that extends across the globe and continues to expand its network of distribution partners. In addition to its LIONSGATE+ markets, it reaches audiences in the Middle East and North African region through STARZPLAY ARABIA and in South and Southeast Asia with Lionsgate Play. The proprietary and highly-rated STARZ app, a proven hit with U.S. audiences, continues to roll out internationally. 

Our Benefits

  • Full Coverage – Medical, Vision, and Dental
  • Annual discretionary bonus and merit increase
  • Work/Life Balance – generous sick days, vacation days, holidays, and Impact Day
  • 401(k) company matching
  • Tuition Reimbursement (up to graduate degree)


$109,000 – $172,400

EEO Statement

Lionsgate is an equal employment opportunity employer. All employees and applicants are evaluated on the basis of their qualifications, consistent with applicable state and federal laws. In addition, Lionsgate will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. Lionsgate will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and federal law.   

Nearest Major Market: Denver