Senior Platform Engineer

Join Tubi, a premium streaming service leading the charge in making entertainment accessible to all. With thousands of movies and TV shows from studios like Paramount, Lionsgate and MGM, we provide the largest catalog to millions of viewers, all for free. We are committed to building a workforce that reflects our globally diverse audience. We’re looking for great people who are creative thinkers, self-motivators and impact-makers with a passion to help us shape the future of TV.

About the Role:

We are searching for a talented and passionate Platform Engineer with distributed systems knowledge to join our team! In this role, you will work closely with product engineering teams to build flexible APIs that enable rapid iteration and experimentation of our end user experience. You will continue improving our horizontally scalable video transcoding infrastructure that can utilize thousands of CPU cores to quickly transcode petabytes of video content. You will also be part greenfield development to enable real-time video transcoding and packaging for our ad creatives. You will be able to learn Elixir in this role as that is the team’s coding language of choice.

Your Background:

  • Bachelor's/Master’s degree from an accredited university, or equivalent work experience 
  • 5+ years of industry experience
  • Fluency with Elixir, Erlang, Ruby, Rust, Scala, or Haskell 
  • Functional Programming
  • Very robust understanding of distributed systems engineering and preferred experience with Erlang OTP
  • Proven track record of architecting, building fault-tolerant, high-availability, scalable services.
  • Experience with any of gRPC, Envoy, GraphQL a strong plus

Responsibilities:

  • Build and maintain high-performance, fault-tolerant and horizontally scalable services
  • Design and implement flexible yet straightforward APIs to be consumed by one of our 20+ platforms
  • Improve the throughput, latency and reliability of our services
  • Design and implement new systems to better serve the Tubi audience
  • Continue to improve open source projects we sponsor, for example grpc-elixir

Tubi is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or family status, veteran status, medical condition or disability. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. We are an E-Verify company.

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