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Vydeo® is a seed-funded Silicon Valley startup that has been developing patent-pending live video cloud platform for TV channels to bring viewers into TV shows. Three years in the making, our live video CDN and mobile SDK technology have been deployed in the US for high profile customers, with innumerable trials with marquee TV networks rolling along.
   
SENIOR SYSTEMS ENGINEER (HQ - Silicon Valley)
 
Vydeo® is looking for an experienced Senior System Engineer with at least 7+ years experience in working for IP networking companies and/or startups. We offer a competitive salary, performance-based bonuses, stock options, medical benefits, 401-K plan, plus a fun and flexible work culture.
 
Responsibilities:
 
Computer Networking:
 
  • Work closely with the management team to deploy our solution for high profile customers.
  • Continuous evaluation of networking, ISP backbone, TV encoder/decoder and data service provider(s) for our federated live video CDN.
  • Development of optimal network topology for scaling to millions of concurrent mobile users.
  • Testing the performance and service quality of our live video CDN under high load.
  • Monitoring the quality of network channels and troubleshooting.
  • Deploy and maintenance of production servers.
  • Diagnostics in the early stages of bottlenecks and program errors.
  • Assessment of the security of services from hacker attacks.
  • Support live deployments and grow the system engineering team globally.
 
Mobile SDK:
 
  • Work with customers and partners to integrate our mobile SDK / JavaScript player into third-party apps and websites.
  • Change app's image and string resources
  • Adjust/modify UI layout definitions as per customer requirements.
  • Set up mobile SDK
  • Link app with social networks (specify API keys, callback URLs etc.)
  • Configure deep linking options
 

Desired requirements:

  • B.S or M.S in Computer Science, with at least 7 years’ experience as a systems engineer.
  • Knowledge of global networks and internet protocols.
  • Experience in administering web and video servers with high network loads.
  • Maintain and adapt to optimize changing market opportunities.
  • Preferably, the experience of administering distributed servers.
  • Contribute to and maintain a corporate image, public and industry awareness.
  • Represent the company at trade shows and customer meetings.
  • Ability and willingness to work with a fast-growing startup with a global engineering team based in US, Russia, and India.
 
This is a great opportunity for a well respected and regarded systems engineer to be the first in a startup, and grow with the company. Please send your resume and cover letter in confidence to  jobs@vyulabs.com