Our company culture represents an intermix between passion for technology, rock star output, and appreciation for a balanced, healthy lifestyle. Our Vision is to build and maintain a community that respects, values, and celebrates our individuality; fosters an inclusive and equitable experience for all; and empowers us to be our authentic selves each day.
Bluescape provides virtual workspaces for hybrid and remote teams to meet and interact with all of their mission critical content and data. We are located in Kitchener’s downtown, but are currently working from home. We're all entrepreneurs here no matter what role you are in, so if you want to work with smart, collaborative people; work on interesting projects; and contribute towards a cool and innovative product, then we want to hear from you!
Architect, design & develop highly innovative audio and video support in the Bluescape platform, including advanced interaction model, synchronization model etc.
Leader and in-house expert of the multimedia technologies in the company
Be responsible for full-stack support for multimedia pipeline
Owner of the multimedia technology stack across all the clients (native client, Web client, mobile client)
Be an excellent team player and mentoring junior team members as needed basis
SKILLS AND REQUIREMENTS
Bachelors in computer science or electrical engineering. Advanced degree or equivalent work experience is preferred.
10+ years of relevant work experience
Proven track record of working with advanced multimedia technology stacks
Deep understanding of various video (MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H264, HEVC, J2K, etc.) and audio formats (Dolby AC3, Dolby Digital Plus, AAC, etc.)
Knowledge of IGMP, IP multicast, API, (BASH), VOD, IPTV, cloud encoding, packaging for live streaming (HLS).
Understanding of IP networking, TCP/IP protocols, Routing and Switching
Deep knowledge of audio-video synchronization in various types of network conditions
Expertise on audio/video encoding and decoding pipeline
Deep knowledge of HW accelerated video decoding pipeline
Working knowledge of video DRM
Bluescape is an equal opportunity employer. In keeping with the values of Bluescape, we make all employment decisions including hiring, evaluation, termination, promotional and training opportunities, without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, physical handicap, mental disability, medical condition, disability, gender or identity or expression, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, marital status, height and/or weight.