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Video Encoding Engineer

Location: BARCELONA, Spain

Department: IT & E-Commerce

Salary: Salario competitivo


Our client is a leading japanese company with base in Barcelona, specialized in video-on-demand (VOD) streaming service, offering movies and TV series for subscription, rental and purchase. It includes content from the biggest studios around the world including Warner Bros., Disney, Sony Pictures Entertainment and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, local distributors, and independent labels, being the smallest and least known service among its competitors.


As a Video Encoding Engineer, you will be working in the encoding team and reporting to the manager.
You will be responsible for:

-Design and improve of our internal tools to generate media optimized for video streaming
-Apply DRM technology to protect the content (Widevine, PlayReady)
-Generate contents with several video qualities (SD/HD/UHD), HDR types (HDR10/DolbyVision), audio qualities (Stereo/5.1)


We are looking for a person with the following qualifications, experience and skills:

-1+ years Python or Ruby Design Development
-Experience with web frameworks: Ruby on Rails or Django
-Databases engines: mysql, redis
-Queue management: AWS SQS, Resque, SideKiq…
-Work with version control (GIT)
-Knowledge in Amazon AWS: S3, EC2, SWF, autoscaling
-Rest API design
-Design of distributed and scalable systems
-Working knowledge of English

Desired skills:
-Knowledge of codecs, containers and formats of video/audio/subs: h264/h265/EC-3/MP4/VP9/CMAF/IMF
-Encoding/packaging with open source tools: ffmpeg / bento, etc
-Streaming protocols: DASH, Smooth Streaming, HLS etc
-DRM: fairplay, playready, modular widevine
-HDR formats: HDR10, Dolby Vision


-Great work environment 2 blocks away from Poblenou’s beach
-Free drinks and cookies
-Weekly box of fresh fruit
-Culturally diverse environment with really interesting and fun people in the office
-Regular company outings, off-sites and team-building events
-Private Medical Insurance or extra money for meal card/commuting card
-Free Language Classes on-site
-Conferences and training plan. Quarterly hackathons.
-Free massage for all the team


Giuliana Vidal
(+34) 93 231 00 00 (Ext. 284)

Placement agency Nº 9900000357
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