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As a Live Control team member you will be a part of a revolutionary movement to make professional video production available to everyone.

As a member of our Encoder Team you will be focused on developing our next generation video streaming hub. You will be responsible for building a platform that can control multiple video cameras and process the video streams with low latency. You will develop monitoring tools to ensure high availability and a smooth customer experience.

What you'll do:

  • Pioneer new video production and broadcast software for creators across music, comedy, house of worship, and more
  • Work with the rest of our engineering team to build world class live stream distribution at scale
  • Work with product to deliver against an ambitious product roadmap
  • Improve engineering processes to increase team effectiveness
  • Participate in code review and collaborate with other engineers on code review feedback
  • Collaborate on and propose RFCs to drive engineering focused initiatives and improvements
  • Write and maintain automated tests
  • Participate in our daily (virtual) engineering standup with an expectation that video will be on
  • Develop reliable and performant software to control PTZ cameras and stream video to cloud services

Who you are:

  • 5+ years of experience in a software engineering role (i.e. software, systems, architecture)
  • Challenges excite you and you have a track record of breaking through walls on your way to success
  • You have experience working with a team of engineers, doing code-reviews and setting best engineering practices.
  • Self-motivated and enjoys owning projects from inception to completion
  • Interest or experience in Machine Learning and building rapid prototypes
  • A desire to learn new technologies, discuss new ideas, and work collaboratively with a team of engineers to build our platform
  • 8 years experience with Go
  • Experience using C-bindings in Go
  • Solid understanding of Go concurrency model
  • Experience developing applications on Linux
  • Experience using Docker

Bonus points for:

  • You love video and believe it will continue to be an integral part of the way we live our daily lives
  • You can pick up a new programming language and framework in no time
  • You enjoy collaborating on and debating technical implementations
  • Experience working with live streaming applications, embedded systems or cameras, drones, or smartphones
  • Experience working third party stream distribution APIs like YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo, and Instagram
  • Experience with video streaming technologies such as RTSP, RTMP, WebRTC, ffmpeg, Gstreamer, etc
  • Experience developing IoT devices

Perks & Benefits:

• Fully paid healthcare - including dental, vision, and more

• Unlimited PTO

• 401(k) plan provided

• A focus on learning and growth, we offer annual skill development reimbursements

• A fully remote-friendly environment and workflow, work anywhere within the United States

• Home office setup stipend

• Office HQ based two blocks from the beach in Santa Monica

At LiveControl, we're looking for people with passion, creativity, integrity and trust. You're encouraged to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match the job description. We’re open to all backgrounds and careers, including those that have taken some extraordinary twists and turns.

Does this job really require Go skills? If not, please report it and we will take a look.