Mux is building the future of online video infrastructure. We’ve built a platform of API products that developers love, including Mux Video, an API to instant video streaming, and Mux Data, a performance analytics platform to help developers operate video at scale.
We're a growing startup with a proven track record of building great products, and we've assembled the best team in video technology from many of your favorite streaming services. We were named one of the best Y Combinator startups of 2016, and we’re backed by top-tier investors like Accel, Y Combinator, and Evolution. Our customers include Vimeo, Robinhood, CBS, Discovery, PBS, and TED.
About the Role
As a Distributed Systems Engineer at Mux, you will help build and manage a complex cloud application. We’re looking for a strong systems engineer with solid fundamentals who can wear many hats, with an emphasis on building the software and tooling to make infrastructure run better.
Who You Are
4+ years of engineering experience. You’re a strong engineer comfortable working across multiple platforms and environments.
Solid engineering fundamentals (CS degree a plus).
Track record of working on hard problems including job scheduling, concurrency, and scaling.
Experience with deploying complex applications on cloud platforms using a container orchestration platform, such as Kubernetes.
Experience with administering high availability data technologies.
Fluency in a systems-level programming language (Golang preferred).
Video experience a plus but not required.
You'll be joining an amazing team from places like Google/YouTube, Amazon/Twitch, Facebook/Oculus, and Brightcove. We have a supportive culture that cares about both excellent work and work-life balance. We're working in a beautiful office space located above historic Orpheum Theatre, just steps from Civic Center BART station, with catered lunches and a kitchen that's fully stocked with drinks, snacks, and good coffee.
Healthy work-life balance encouraged
Competitive health, dental, and vision insurance (99% employee and 50% dependent premium coverage)
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Short-term and long-term disability insurance
Group life insurance
Paid parental leave
Investment in career growth and training
Thought leadership and peer recognition program
“Day of Learning” events
Reimbursements for headphones, cell phones, device upgrades, and SVOD services of Mux customers
Catered meals and snacks
Mux is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status.