Lead Streaming Engineer

Job description

Over 200 developers are working across Europe ensuring that our service maintains its highest standard at all times. If you would like to join a diverse international team and work on interesting projects that challenge your knowledge and expertise, you’re the kind of person we want! Come and join us at our wonderful office in Budapest!

What you will really be doing

  • Provide technical direction for the development, design, and systems integration from definition phase through implementation
  • Apply significant knowledge of industry trends and developments
  • Recognise system deficiencies and implement effective solutions
  • Perform technical plan reviews and code reviews
  • Evaluate and mentor developers
  • Inspire and motivate co-workers to attain goals and pursue excellence
  • Effectively utilise each team member to his/her fullest potential
  • Review team reports and address issues as appropriate
  • Comply with, communicate and help enforcing of standard policies and procedures

Requirements

Management

  • Excellent people management skills
  • Solid organisational skills and ability to analyse various inputs to help prioritise work
  • Strong communication skills in English, being able to collaborate with remote teams
  • Ability to communicate effectively to different levels of the organisational roles
  • Significant knowledge of client/server and internet systems architectures
  • Understand the benefits of the various programming languages
  • Expert in Agile methodologies

Tech skills

  • BSc or Master in Computer Science or related field
  • 5+ years of experience in programming
    • advanced skills in node and browser javascript
  • 3+ years experience in streaming technologies
    • mp4/fmp4/mpeg-ts
    • segmented transports
    • Media Source Extensions
    • WebRTC, and surrounding services
  • Experience with test driven development and clean code principles
  • Proficiency in OOP and design patterns
  • An aptitude in enhancing your skills and researching into latest technologies

Desired skills

  • Extended experience with Media Source Extensions, and all major browser quirks (especially related to ultra-low latency playback)
  • Extended experience with WebRTC, SDP processing, ICE, WebRTC capable media servers 
  • Experience with networking

What we offer

  • Conferences, meetups
  • Daily breakfast in the office
  • Complimentary coffee, tea, and fresh fruit every day
  • Customizable Cafeteria, Medicover, sport card
  • Complimentary guarded parking (cars, motorcycles, bikes)
  • Fantastic events, including Christmas parties, family days, hackathons and other surprises