Streaming Video Engineer BitTorrent
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BitTorrent is the world?s largest peer-based technology company. We?ve created a globally recognized ecosystem of technology protocols, consumer software, and electronics devices that help people find, share and move digital media. Our technologies are used by hundreds of millions of people around the world and drive between 20% and 40% of global Internet traffic.
We are a profitable, multi-national company that is backed by some of the world's leading investors, including Accel Partners (Facebook, Groupon, Dropbox, AdMob, etc.) and DCM (About.com, Foundry Networks, Sling Media, Clearwire, etc). Our company is led by a team of proven entrepreneurs that have generated billions of dollars in shareholder returns. We're looking for talented and motivated people to join our rapidly growing team.
BitTorrent offers a unique and compelling work environment. We are proponents of the open Internet and we serve one of the largest user demographics in history. We take these responsibilities seriously and hire accordingly. We work with only the brightest engineers and the most talented business people we can find. Everyone on our team is here to do meaningful work with broad reaching impact. We have a fun yet challenging work environment that fosters diversity, creativity and teamwork. Our team members receive industry leading salaries, stock options, premium benefits, and state-of-the-art offices in San Francisco?s SOMA district.
Please contact us if you think you?re a fit.
As a video protocol engineer you?ll be responsible for the streaming video protocol in BitTorrent Live. This is a revolutionary new product that will add peer-to-peer to live streaming. If rewriting RTP over UTP and a peer overlay network gets you excited, we want to hear from you.
Ideal candidates will posses a strong combination of the following experience:
Passion for transport-level and application-level protocol work
Deep understanding H.264
Deep understanding streaming protocols: RTMP, RTSP, RTP...
Interest in distributed messaging and peer-to-peer overlay networks
Working knowledge of Python or C++
Bachelors of CS or equivalent experience
Bonus points for experience with:
Writing part of the H.264 spec
Implementing RTMP or a similar protocol
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