Join our journey to improve how teams collaborate in real-time interactions! We want to give our users the ability to actually collaborate during video calls. Around.co is the new "anti-fatique" active presence. We are obsessed to make it easy for our users to stop sweating the small things like background noise, allowing people to get down to work and focus on innovation rather than on dog barking or washing machines.

The Audio & Video engineering team at Around.co oversees the technology and end to end-user experience of our video features across desktop and mobile. The teamโ€™s mission is to give our users the utmost certainty that our video and client experience is excellent.

Around.co is now looking for a highly technical, hands-on, and mission-driven audio engineer to help us refine and broaden the delight and influence of our audio and video technology.

What You'll Be Doing

  • You will be part of a small team to develop, improve and enhance our existing, patent-pending EchoTerminator video-conferencing feature (multiple devices in one space without echo loops)
  • Contribute to other and new real-time audio-related projects, such as ultrasonic exchange of data.

About You

We are looking for someone with the following skills and qualities:

  • You previously worked on synchronizing multiple output devices in real-time
  • Strong experience with C++
  • Desktop or embedded systems engineering
  • Highly comfortable in working in a small, fully remote team

Our Tech Stack

  • Front-end: React, Typescript
  • C++
  • WebRTC
  • SFU architecture
  • Chromium / CEF / Electron
  • Node, PostgreSQL
  • Kubernetes, Docker, AWS

Bonus Points

  • Previous experience with WebRTC is always welcome!
  • Open-source leadership or contributions
  • You win a debate on tabs vs. spaces conducted entirely in English!

Perks

๐Ÿ’ฐ Stock options

๐Ÿ’ป MacBook Pro + accessories + high quality audio/video equipment

๐Ÿ’ฐ Home-office stipends for remote work

๐Ÿ“š Budget for online courses, books, conferences, language lessons

๐Ÿ’ฐ Monthly gym and wellness stipend

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ For US-based: Medical insurance including Health, Dental, Vision

๐Ÿ Unlimited vacation and sick days, parental Leave and fertility benefits

About Around

Our leadership team are serial entrepreneurs with 15 years of experience working with teams remotely. We are obsessed with building a healthy remote culture and improving how teams collaborate while not in the same physical location. We practice what we preach with the Around.co team spread out across the world. We are backed by premier Silicon Valley venture capital firms.

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