Tuesday , May 28 2024

Netflix Employment – Video & Image Encoding

Website Netflix

Job Description:

We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer in Video and Image Encoding to help us address these challenges, as well as drive strategic research in the field.

Job Responsibilities:

  • You will study current workflow and codec implementations and find areas for improvement in quality and speed and take your innovations from paper to product by collaborating with other software engineers and scientists in the team.
  • You will get to work on exciting video encoding problems while knowing that you are making Netflix videos smoother, crisper and more engaging for millions of people worldwide.
  • You will be responsible for designing and prototyping encoding algorithms and software workflows that can improve the quality or reduce the bandwidth requirements of our video streams.
  • You will have the opportunity to conduct research on next-generation image and video coding, collaborate with academic research groups and participate in research conferences.

Job Requirements:

  • constantly seeks to improve yourself and the team
  • thrives in a fast-paced environment
  • is excited to apply your expertise to a product that touches millions of lives everyday
  • has excellent software development skills and a successful track record in Video Algorithms and Coding research or adjacent fields (Computer Graphics, Video Processing, Computer Vision, Video Quality) with publications, tech-blogs and/or contributions to products
  • has the ability to see areas for improvements in existing systems, and is capable of conceiving and executing solutions for such improvements
    works effectively with cross functional teams

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience with large-scale distributed systems and cloud-computing
  • Experience with software performance optimization
  • Involvement in open-source multimedia projects (such as ffmpeg, x264, avisynth, webm)
  • Strong background in image and signal processing, both algorithm design and implementation (for example: image scaling, deinterlacing, frame rate conversion, artifact detection etc.).
  • Solid understanding of video compression and processing, including codec standards such as H.264/AVC, HEVC and VP9.
  • Shown proficiency in C++ or Java and object-oriented programming.
  • Experience with image and video quality assessment
  • 5+ years experience in multimedia software development, with excellent debugging and problem solving skills.
  • BS in Computer Science/Electrical Engineering or equivalent. MS or PhD a plus.

Job Details:

Company: Netflix

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Colorado Springs, CO, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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