Making Video Possible For Every Audience, On Every Platform


Software Engineer, Video

DistroScale, Inc.

Full Time
SF Bay Area
Posted 6 years ago

DistroScale, Inc. is a fast-growing startup powering video experiences everywhere, wherever consumers are consuming video. We help create engaging video experiences & content reaching hundreds of millions consumers every month. Work hard, have fun, and make an impact! Great team environment. Well-funded, Profitable, Full healthcare, Catered lunches/drinks/snacks. Conveniently based in San Bruno, CA – near SFO, close to BART, Cal-Train with free shuttle. Easy access to freeways (280, 101).

Our end user platform uses technologies including LAMP/PHP, JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, responsive UI and various Mobile/OTT frameworks to create smooth, fast and beautiful user experience.

As a video player developer, you will be building high performance video players that work across different browsers and devices (desktop, mobile web, iOS, Android, OTT, etc.); fine-tuning the best presentation to its perfection; enable best interaction for end users; build intelligent content delivery incorporating optimal advertising and revenue solutions; working with business/product teams to incorporate customer feedback; and more. You will have a chance to WOW your friends with the product you build!

We want our talented engineers to share our passion about building quality products and do hardcore coding. We don’t expect everyone to know every technology, but we do expect you to be eager about learning new skills and have what it takes to get things done.

Your roles:

  • Develop high quality video players, providing the most innovative and beautiful user experience.
  • Build apps on various platforms (Android/iOS/etc.) with rich content and monetization.
  • Build production quality video platform that will scale to millions of users
  • Building tools to analyze performance and monetization of the new player products
  • Have fun!

Your Skills:

  • HTML5 video, JavaScript, DOM APIs, HTML5 and CSS3 are required
  • VAST / VPAID standards and popular SDKs
  • iOS/Android/OTT App experiences
  • Attention to details and pixels
  • PHP/Python, MySQL recommended but no required
  • Data Analytics skills are pluses!
  • 2~5 years of production experience, CS major or equivalent
  • Quick learner and solid coder

Position based in San Bruno, CA.

Work Permit required.

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