Senior Software Engineer - Video Platform, Streaming Major League Gaming
Major League Gaming (MLG) (www.majorleaguegaming.com) is the world's largest eSports organization with millions of LIVE viewers, fans and competitors around the globe. MLG enables gamers to compete, improve their skills, and socialize at the largest online destination for competitive console and PC gaming featuring more than 8 million registered gamers, and the annual MLG Pro Circuit featuring LIVE, in-person tournaments in cities nationwide. MLG broadcasts competitive play, analysis and more via online streaming to hundreds of thousands of fans in an average of more than 170 countries.
We are looking for talented developers:
Major League Gaming is seeking a Sr. Software Engineer with a background in web platforms and online video to help grow our platforms and APIs. As a programmer at MLG you'll enjoy flexible hours, a bleeding edge development team, and the opportunity to work in an exciting and fast-paced industry.
BS or MS degree, or related experience.
6+ years of software engineering experience
Strong background in online video, platform development, and consumable APIs
In-depth knowledge of web-service/data-driven application architecture
Expertise in at least one back-end language (C#/Java/Ruby/Python/etc.)
Comfortable with Linux system setup and administration
Examples of a project you've taken from napkin drawing to large scale consumption
Ability to jump into a project and contribute immediately to both architecture and implementation
Enjoy a fast-paced, delivery focused environment
You take pride in well architected code but for you shipping trumps perfection
A detail-oriented, organized thought process and will be able to act decisively under stressful conditions.
A proactive mindset and be able to multitask and prioritize requirements.
A self-motivated work process and posses excellent communication skills
Focus on benchmarking and optimizing for performance and scalability
You care more making a successful product than you do your Github portfolio
You will help to architect and build-out the next generation of the MLG experience
You will lead integrations with third parties, including other gaming systems, financial companies, social networks
You will develop a rich API for the user interface, mobile apps, and 3rd party integrations
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