Sr Software Engineer - Slicer/Encoder

Company Description

A little about Verizon Digital Media Services:

Verizon Digital Media Services brings together world-class technology to prepare, deliver and display content – so users can watch and enjoy on their terms. The purpose of our platform is simple. It delivers next-generation digital experiences for today’s demanding users, whether it be their favorite TV shows, catching up with friends via social media or shopping for the latest gadgets. Built on top of one of the world’s largest networks, our platform easily handles your users’ appetite for instant, secure and always-on media, anytime, anywhere.

Verizon Digital Media Services' Oath in three words: Personalized video experiences

Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • Develop software that scales to millions of viewers

  • Build tools that customers love to use

  • Consistently make meaningful contributions to products

  • Develop cloud services and APIs, which are all written in Python for server management, jobs and queueing, and media creation

  • Develop tools for transcoding, traffic management, and highly-scalable architecture

  • Build tools for support and operations to manage aspects of our system

  • Strong time management skills and self-motivation

  • Able to provide Tier 2 support when required

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • 5+ years of direct work experience on software development

  • Capable of working effectively as a member of a distributed team

  • Multi-threaded programming

  • C/C++ and Python skills

  • Linux, Mac, and Windows development

Preferred Qualifications

  • H.264/AAC/AC-3 and other audio/video codecs

  • MP4, Transport Stream, and other multimedia container formats

  • Encryption/DRM (AES)

  • Cloud platforms such as AWS, GCE, and CDNs

  • Socket-level network programming

Additional Information

About Oath:
Oath, a subsidiary of Verizon, is a values-led company committed to building brands people love. We
reach over one billion people around the world with a dynamic house of 50+ media and technology
brands. A global leader in digital and mobile, Oath is shaping the future of media.

EEO/AA Women, Minorities, Veterans, Individuals with Disabilities Employer: Oath offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including 401(k) match and performance bonus. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or other protected category.


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