Full-Time

Sr. Backend Software Engineer

Video Engineering, Cambridge

Posted on 12/1/2023

Philo

Philo

51-200 employees

TV streaming service with unlimited DVR


Senior

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • 8+ years of software development experience
  • Experience building or integrating audio and video codecs
  • Experience with video quality assessment tools
  • Experience with video streaming protocols
  • Experience with OTT video packaging and DRM
  • Familiarity with cloud video transcoding services
  • Experience working with large amounts of data
  • Familiarity with relational and non-relational databases
  • Experienced supervisor with a talent for motivating, leading, and inspiring teams to achieve high levels of success
Responsibilities
  • Design, implement, deploy and monitor Philo’s video streaming pipeline
  • Collaborate with content partners to engineer systems for the best TV watching experience
  • Build scalable and resilient data pipelines for video and analytics events
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders to measure and optimize video delivery process
  • Drive continuous improvements to the reliability, performance, latency, and security of video streaming platform
  • Drive evaluation, selection, and development of video encoding technologies
  • Assist client engineering teams in testing and improving video streaming QoE

Philo provides a competitive edge in the TV streaming industry with its extensive selection of over 60 channels, including favorites such as A&E, AMC, and Comedy Central. The company's commitment to technological advancement is reflected in its unlimited DVR capabilities and support for streaming on multiple devices. This dedication to improving user experience makes it a dynamic place to work, especially for those passionate about media technology and customer satisfaction.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$144.8M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2011

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

5%

2 year growth

34%
INACTIVE