Software Engineer

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    $50 - $54
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    05/13/2019 - 11/13/2019
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  • Job Description

    Video Software Engineer

    You will be joining the horizontal and cross functional team responsible for supporting all-thing-video, which includes development, oversight, and coordination of our video workflows, playback and data. 


    Our team is responsible for

    • Creating industry leading digital video solutions that provide the highest technical quality, lighting-fast performance and engaging experience across all Digital properties.
    • Delivering live and on demand video streams for all our platforms.
    • Delivering video players that provide the best experience to our users, considering the form factor, device and network connectivity. 
    • Creating and maintaining video workflows and data tools that support an efficient and authoritative delivery of video assets and metadata.
    • Maintaining and lead a video product roadmap across all product lines.
    • Set organization-wide experience and technical video standards. 
    • Support our product teams to integrate video into their end products.
    • Coordinate across the organization teams involved in the video delivery chain, including Editorial, Production, Ads, Product, Design, and Technology.
    • Serve as subject-matter resource for current and future state and trends in the digital video landscape.


    We are looking of a video expert that can help us drive the evolution of our ecosystem who is familiar with industry's current state that can be ready to get hands-on the first day.

    Your key responsibilities:

    • Implement monitoring tools for video and workflow infrastructure.
    • Designs of video workflows for publishing, metadata, encoding and delivery for live and video on demand. 
    • Develop APIs to provide video metadata to support content management systems, analytics, and client-side players.
    • Consult with product and technology teams for the implementation and troubleshooting of video solutions.


    What you will bring to the team:

    • 3+ years of experience working on streaming video products.
    • Experience with video streaming standards, e.g. HLS, CMAF, FMP4, MPEG-DASH.
    • Experience with audio and video codecs and protection technologies (DRM), e.g. H.264/AVC, H.265/HEVC, AAC, Fairplay, Widevine.
    • Experience with Dynamic Ad Insertion technologies, e.g. CSAI, SSAI, VAST, MOAT.
    • Experience with backend programing in NodeJS and NoSQL databases.
    • Experience with video tools, e.g. Media validators and QC tools, FFMPEG.
    • Experience working on video back-end data and workflow applications.
    • Experience with CDN and Video Cloud Services, e.g. AWS, Akamai, iStreamPlanet.
    • Demonstrated advanced understanding of troubleshooting, root-cause analysis, application design, solution development, human factors/usability design, and implementation of projects for major business units or the enterprise.
    • Advanced Computer Science degree or comparable experience.


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