Senior Video Software Engineer

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DISH Network
Network, Networks, DNA, Python, Video, Software, Engineer, C++, Linux, Management
Full Time

Job Description

Sling TV L.L.C. provides an over-the-top (internet delivered) television experience on TVs, tablets, gaming consoles, computers, smartphones, smart TVs and other streaming devices. Distributed across a variety of strategic device partners, including Google, Amazon, Apple TV, Microsoft, Roku, Samsung, LG, Comcast, and many others, Sling TV offers two primary domestic streaming services that collectively include more than 100 channels of top content. Featured programmers include Disney/ESPN, NBC, AMC, A&E, EPIX, NFL Network, NBA TV, NHL Networks, Pac-12 Networks, Hallmark, Viacom, and more. For Spanish-speaking customers, Sling Latino offers a suite of standalone and extra Spanish-programming packages tailored to the U S. Hispanic market. And for those seeking International content, Sling International currently provides more than 300 channels in 20 languages (available across multiple devices) to U.S. households.

Sling TV is the #1 Live TV Streaming ServiceSling TV is a next-generation service that meets the entertainment needs of today's contemporary viewers. Visit www.Sling.com. We are driven by curiosity, pride, adventure, and a desire to win - it's in our DNA. We're looking for people with boundless energy, intelligence, and an overwhelming need to achieve to join our team as we embark on the next chapter of our story.

Opportunity is here. We are Sling.

At Sling TV, we think services based on big bills, bundles, and useless channels are a thing of the past. Sling TV is uniting cord-cutters and smarter consumers everywhere with simply priced mobile access to the top live TV networks - join our team of spirited innovators in changing the way we watch TV. Our office is light, lively, and buzzing with dynamic people. We love what we do, we love who we work with, and we love TV. Brainstorm with us, build with us, banter with us, and even backpack with us - start your next adventure with Sling TV.

Primary responsibilities fall into the following categories:
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of our video encoder (C++/Python)
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of our video packaging and delivery pipeline (C++/Python)
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of our DRM stack, including support for FairPlay and Widevine (Python), PlayReady (C#), and our own KeyStore (Python)


A successful Senior Video Software Engineer will possess:

Must be located in American Fork Utah or Colorado - Will help with relocation
  • 5 year degree in CS or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 5 years developing software using C and C++ (preferrably C++11 or greater)
  • 5 or more years of software development using Python 3
  • Experience developing/deploying on Linux systems


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with Rust
  • Experience interfacing with ffmpeg or other video libraries
  • Python/Django experience is a positive, but not necessarily required
  • Experience developing or using software related to encoding or decoding of digital video and/or audio
  • Experience developing software related to encryption/decryption of data especially digital video and/or audio
  • Experience with Digital Rights Management (DRM) and related technologies
  • Professional pride in generating clean, reliable, easy to maintain code
  • The ability to create clear, easy-to-read documentation in code
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Compensation: $99,360.00/Yr. - $157,665.00/Yr.
From versatile health perks to new career opportunities, check out our benefits on our careers website.

Employment is contingent on Successful completion of a pre-employment screen, which may include a drug test.


Company Information

DISH is a connectivity company. Since 1980 we’ve transcended normal, continually evolving to allow for more consumer choice across different industries. Today, our family of brands includes DISH Wireless, SLING TV, Boost Mobile and OnTech Smart Home Services. Together, we bring more than 40 years of disruption to empower our product and the people it connects.

Dice Id : 90312222
Position Id : 54838
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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