Backend Developer - Streaming Platform

  • Oslo, Norway
  • Oct 08, 2019
Full time Information Technology Streaming

Job Description

Do you want to apply the latest technology on a product that is used by millions of people? TIDAL is looking for a Backend developer to join our Streaming Team in Oslo.

The team in TIDAL responsible for the streaming platform is called BITS. As you might know BITS is a word, but BITS is also an acronym, we just don't know what it's an acronym for. BITS consists of backend and client developers working together to provide TIDAL users the best playback experience.

As a backend developer in the TIDAL BITS team, you will:

  • Develop and improve our video/audio transcoding solution
  • Design and build On-The-Fly packaging and encryption solutions
  • Enhance our java backend services with new features and functionality
  • Work in a cross-functional team with end-to end responsibility for the streaming platform

This might be for you if you:

  • Have a genuine interest in streaming media technologies
  • Have excellent software development and design skills
  • Are comfortable in a fast-paced environment that continuously embraces the latest technologies and techniques

Our technology stack:

  • Java/Python
  • Streaming technologies and codecs, e.g HLS, DASH, CMAF, H264, VP9, FLAC, AAC
  • FFmpeg
  • DRM systems
  • CDNs
  • AWS (EC2, S3, DynamoDB etc)

What we offer:

Technology: You will work in a tech-oriented environment with a team of talented developers who are passionate about technology
Our People: Passionate colleagues in a unique culture and environment, working across borders
Diverse team: Our strength is diversity, and we are proud to say that our company represents more than 30 different nationalities
Opportunities: Personal and professional development in an international company
Remuneration and benefits: Competitive salary, insurance and pension. We help with relocation for the right candidate
Our office: Is centrally located in Oslo. We have a subsidized canteen and a barista with great coffee in the building. Our office is within short walking distance to public transportation, cafés, parks, restaurants and gyms
Stay energized: We provide snacks, fruit, and food at the office
Sharing ideas: TIDAL tech talks and Show and Tell sessions in-house
Social: We host intimate concerts in the office and we have a summer/ Christmas party. We also have a microbrewery team that serves end- of-month beer at the office.