Grabyo is the video platform built for live, social and mobile. The cloud-based platform removes the traditional complexities of professional video production and distribution. Grabyo’s works with the world’s largest rights owners including La Liga, The Premier League, BT Sport and Universal Music Group. Our platform is integrated with the major social platforms - including Facebook, Instagram, Periscope, Twitter, and YouTube. Grabyo is also a preferred global partner for Facebook Live.
Grabyo is hosted predominantly on Amazon’s AWS and every product of the platform is architected and built for scalability and high availability for a global client base. Being a cloud-based platform allows engineers to remain agile and gives them the freedom to try new things without compromising on reliability and speed of development.
FFmpeg, Wowza, DVR, Encoding, Live streaming, Cloud transcoding, HLS, RTMP, HDS, MPEG-DASH, Amazon Web Services, Ruby, C++. These are some of the state-of-the-art technologies that you will be working with.
As a Junior Software Engineer, you will help design and build our live video encoding platform to provide innovative media services, at scale.
Not only will the role involve in-depth development, but also research and experimentations, where your passion for streaming protocols and new technologies will drive your motivation to take our video platform to the next level.
Specific responsibilities of a Junior Software Engineer at Grabyo include (but are not limited to):
  • Iterating, optimizing and monitoring the core video platform

  • R&D projects to ensure the platform stays up to date with industry standards, from encoding to streaming servers and protocols

  • Collaborating closely with engineers and architects to guarantee that the video platform will support the technical needs of our visionary roadmap

  • Integrating with third-party video APIs to maximize the reach of our content

  • Taking ownership of your work/project by building, maintaining and iterating new features and new products

How do I get this job?
  • Demonstrable expertise and experience in Linux and at least one scripting language (C++ and Ruby preferred)

  • Real passion for video technologies

  • Bonus points for AWS (our chosen cloud provider), encoding and streaming

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.