Senior Software Engineer - Live Video Infrastructure
- Be a key contributor in design and implementation of core software backend components of the video infrastructure. These are critical, high performance, large scale services and libraries.
- Code primarily in Go and Python.
- Write and review high quality code, while making architectural trade-offs to create multi tier, scalable, high volume services.
- Own end-to-end availability and performance of software services serving millions of requests.
- Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithm design, and problem solving.
- Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well within a team.
- Strong customer focus, ownership, urgency, and drive.
- Experience building and operating online services, and/or fault-tolerant distributed systems.
- Experience with high throughput, multi-threaded systems.
- Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle. Including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.
- Ability to learn new languages and technologies. (We mainly use Go, python and C++ and learn more about how video works.)
BONUS POINTS (Preferably you have direct, hands-on experience, in at least one or more of the following.)
- Design and development of RESTful web services.
- Developing, testing, and maintaining core libraries and frameworks.
- Developing clean API interfaces that see high usage volume and multiple customers.
- Performance tuning for high throughput, highly available web services. Performance counters, event traces, profiling.
- Experience with large scale services, database, and or data processing systems.Experience developing web services, or other large scale distributed systems, that have successfully delivered to customers is a big plus.
- Experience with Amazon AWS cloud offerings is a big plus.
- Full benefits, including medical, dental, vision and life.
- Catered daily lunch and dinners (and hearty breakfasts three times a week).
- Unlimited snacks and drinks.
- Monthly in-office massages.
- Corporate gym membership.
- Commuter benefits
- Flexible time off policy.
- Weekly happy hours and opportunity to attend one gaming event or tournament.
- Top of the line technology to help you build your own workspace.
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