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Full-Time

Software Engineer

L4, Cloud Games Platform

Updated on 7/16/2024

Netflix

Netflix

10,001+ employees

Subscription-based multimedia streaming platform

Consumer Software
Education

Compensation Overview

$270k - $410kAnnually

+ Stock Options

Mid

Los Gatos, CA, USA

Category
Backend Engineering
Game Engineering
Software Engineering
Required Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
Go
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Experience developing and optimizing high-performance, real-time applications such as games or simulations
  • Strong low-level coding skills in Golang and/or C++
  • Experience working in complex codebases
  • Experience developing for a variety of different hardware platforms
  • Comfortable learning and working with a wide variety of technologies
Responsibilities
  • Architecting, authoring, and maintaining highly-complex software stacks for cloud gaming service
  • Working throughout the application pipeline, including hardware accelerated video/audio/data processing, media encoding/decoding, and network transport algorithms
  • Optimizing both local system performance and total system performance
  • Producing high-quality solutions to business problems in the midst of high ambiguity
  • Collaborating with engineers across functional teams and taking full ownership of projects from conception to production

Netflix offers a streaming service with a wide variety of TV shows, movies, and documentaries, accessible on various internet-connected devices. Members can enjoy unlimited content without commercials, with the flexibility to watch anytime, anywhere, and change their plans as needed.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$120B

Headquarters

Los Gatos, California

Founded

1997

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

-1%

2 year growth

1%

Benefits

Free lunches

Up to 12 months' maternity and paternity leave

Unlimited vacation days, within reason

Open working hours (at the California office)

Health, vision, and dental insurance

Employee stock purchase plan

Mobile phone discounts