Job Description

The Senior Software Engineer is responsible for contributing to an agile engineering team architecting and building an API that enables video management, editing and enhancements in web applications.


  • Design, develop, debug and test applications
  • Implement standard design patterns and techniques where applicable
  • Performance tuning, improvement and implementation for high availability and real-time performance
  • Subject matter expert providing vision and leadership to product line
  • Work closely with your Scrum team (Product, Engineering and QA) and supporting Scrum teams to build and validate solutions within budget and on time
  • Invest in continuous learning to ensure adoption of best practices
  • Work with Product and Engineering teams to design and implement a/b tests of new capabilities and user flows
  • Assist Product and Engineering teams and other stakeholders in evolving product development tools and processes
  • Develop custom software to integrate with existing systems
  • Work in a fast-paced environment honoring commitments, deadlines, and deliverables

Experience & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field, or equivalent work experience
  • Excellent programming abilities in an object-oriented language
  • Excellent programming abilities in JavaScript with popular web application frameworks and libraries
  • Experience with user experience design
  • Experience with front-end build systems
  • Experience designing consumable APIs
  • Experience with Public Cloud API Services (Amazon API Gateway preferred)
  • Experience with Agile (scrum preferred)
  • Experience working with a source code control system
  • Familiarity with streaming media technology preferred
  • Excellent communication skills
  • History of working well in a team environment
  • Passion for writing great software and solving complex problems

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