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Senior Software Engineer, Big Data Platform
Foster City, CA

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Job Description

Have you watched Game of Thrones on or live broadcast of FIFA World Cup on If the answer is yes, you have already used Conviva technologies.

Conviva is the real-time measurement and intelligence platform for the streaming TV. Conviva offers a linear TV scale performance with a view into over 20 billion streaming hours and more than 3 billion unique devices a year from 180 countries, Conviva has the largest, multi-publisher, global OTT streaming video continuous measurement census available, processing 1 trillion events per day across over 200 global brands. We see almost 60% of the Internet population and measure 7 out of the top 10 SVOD providers in the US, as well as many tier one global streaming TV providers across the globe. Our customers use Conviva's continuous measurement sensor and Video AI Platform cloud service to gain a real-time, unified view of their video delivery ecosystem and consumer viewing experience across all their devices and video applications.

We are looking for exceptional senior engineers with a proven record of delivering consistently in high growth and high scale environment.

As a Senior Engineer of Conviva Big Data platform team, you are expected to be the hands-on individual contributor and technical expert in the Big Data technologies area.

What you get to do:

* Develop data feeds to Conviva's customers, owing SLA, data quality and expertise
* Write Spark and Hadoop applications to serve the reporting needs of internal users
* Serve engineering challenges in product innovation, scaling, and resiliency

What you bring to the role

* BS/MS/Ph.D in in CS or equivalent
* Strong knowledge of CS fundamentals, data structures, algorithms, and distributed systems
* Proficiency in Java or Scala
* 4+ years of experience as a software engineer developing core product code
* Strong desire to work in a rapidly growing company and make it a success

Preferred Qualifications

* Industry experience writing Big Data application using systems like Hadoop, Spark, Flink
* Experience building framework for deployment, monitoring and management for big data pipelines
* Experience with Deployment tools and technology like Docker/Kubernetes/Mesos/Borg, etc.
* Experience of scaling applications out of datacenter and cloud technology like AWS Autoscale, etc.

Conviva powers every Internet-connected screen with the most engaging viewing experiences imaginable by elevating the way OTT businesses use data-driven intelligence. For years, HBO, Sky, ESPN and the like have been using the Conviva Platform to enlighten, reveal and inform with important insights around consumer in-screen viewing experience allowing them to connect those metrics to important business outcomes. This allows customers to not only maximize subscriber retention and growth but also understand content and viewing trends so that they can deliver more personalized viewing experiences. We make engagement a data-driven outcome based on actionable quality of experience (QoE) analytics. Conviva is privately held and headquartered in Silicon Valley, California, with offices in New York and London. For more information, please visit us at

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