VIDEO SOFTWARE APPLICATION ENGINEER - SKYPE, HANGOUTS, FACETIME, FB LIVE,

Location: San Francisco, CA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $120,000.00 - $200,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 5/5/2017
Job ID: 02473887
Job Description
VIDEO APPLICATIONS ENGINEER / SOFTWARE ENGINEER - Video over IP C++  -
San Francisco CA  (relo available)

REQUIREMENTS:
  • Strong and current experience developing networking and/or  VoIP and/or Video applications in C++ (4+ years)
  • Solid and current experience developing applications  for Video over IP.
  • Experience working for companies like Google (Hangouts), Skype, Cisco, GoToMeeting, Apple Facetime, Viber, Webex, Adobe Connect, Ring Central, Chime, Join Me, ZoHo, Lifewire, Periscope, Facebook Live, Tango, Viber, Etc..
  • MUST have proven tenure at each employer of at least 3+ years.. (We invest in our employees and we're looking for people who invest in their careers and have a passion for the work they do and want to see it through and grow it)

OTHER HIGHLY DESIRED SKILLS THAT YOU'LL BE USING IN THIS ROLE
  • Deep VoIP / Video IP Technology experience
  • Video encoding techniques
    • I,P B-frames
    • bitrate optimization
    • color spaces
    • entropy coding
    • Motion estimation
    • Quality Metrics
      • Jitter
      • Latency
      • Packet Loss
  • Protocol experience with  RTP, SIP, STUN, TURN, etc
  • Audio Video Synchronization algorithms
  • Quality Video Measurement Models
  • Exceptional Quality flow and debugging skills
  • STL
  • Exposure to VP8, VP9 codecs, MPEG-4, HEVC, H.264, and/or AVC / SVC
PLUSSES:
  • Advanced networking skills
  • FEC, Packet Pair, Congestion Control
  • Network Simulation
  • Network Diagnostic tools
  • Distributed synchronization algorithms
  • Cross platform development
  • QT
  • Automated testing experience

WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING IN THIS ROLE?
As a VoIP Engineer you will be working with a world class VoIP Development team based in San Francisco working on  the development of new and innovative Video over IP and VoIP technologies.  We are an agile continuous delivery development organization and are constantly striving to improve our product offerings as well as develop new product offerings. You must be comfortable working on improving existing software as well as being involved in new product lines. You will be involved in the full software development life cycle SDLC working with a team of world class developers.  

You will be responsible for Developing new features and functionalities for new and existing product lines, including resolution streams. You will also be involved in developing video quality improvements to existing Video over IP technologies, fine tuning algorithm parameters and settings across multiple platforms, networks, systems and devices.  

In this role you'll be collaborating with the design and development teams to produce the highest quality products, building and delivering VoIP infrastructure components, services, and software solutions.  You'll also be problem solving, taking on team leadership roles at times and ownership of  resolutions. Critical thinking is a must for this role.  You will also be responsible for building distributed systems, creating design documentation and schematics

WHAT KINDS OF SOFTWARE WILL YOU BE BUILDING IN THIS ROLE?
We are a globally known, award winning software manufacturer, known for producing some of the worlds most secure platforms and software that works across all platforms, networks, and devices.  We are known for building cutting edge cyber security solutions and tools that protect the integrity, privacy, and security of our customers data as it's being transmitted.  Our solutions are used in virtually every industry around the world

ABOUT OUR COMPANY
While we have been around for a number of years, we still very much operate as a start up environment where everything is very fast paced, everyone wears multiple hats, there is a lot of room to step up to the plate, and learn, grow, take leadership roles, mentor less experienced peers, and contribute to the ideas, and planning of new and improved technologies.  We take pride in our team's ability to work together cohesively and all of our employees are exceptional at what they do.  

COMPENSATION:
  • Target base salary range:  $140,000 - $200,000*
  • Opportunity for discretionary bonuses and Objective tied bonuses
  • Stock options
  • Exceptional benefits package with generous vacation
* Compensation is based on demonstrated expertise of experience with the core requirements during the interview process.