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Crunchyroll

Sr. Software Engineer - Video Player & Ads Crunchyroll
San Francisco, CA

Crunchyroll is a provider of a global video streaming platform for anime and manga.

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About Crunchyroll

Job Description

San Francisco

Crunchyroll:

Crunchyroll is the world's most popular anime brand. We're an international business focused on creating both online and offline experiences for anime fans, through content (licensed, co-produced, and originals), merchandise, events, gaming, news, and more.

About the Team:

The Video Player and Monetization team is responsible for all aspects of Crunchyroll and VRV video players that deliver experiences via web, mobile, and living room devices across various platforms. This includes a whole (sushi!) boat load of modules such as: UI/UX, analytics, content protection, ads, video player customization and more!

Our goal is to bring a very cool solution to an ever growing problem -- delivering a unique video player that is viewed by millions of fans in an age where quality (and accessibility) of video reigns supreme. Our team of Software Engineers share ideas and collaborate on best solutions, while bringing industry perspectives from Linear TV, Banking, OTT, Ed-Tech, Augmented Reality, and Video Ads.

The Crunchyroll Video Player will be released across a multitude of platforms; Web, Mobile apps, and living room devices such as: Roku, XBox and PS4. Utilizing a single codebase to support a wide array of platforms brings about interesting challenges -- most notably, flexible UI that caters to each unique platform and designing a smooth ad experience for our non-premium users. So, come join the fun and help us build the future of anime!

Location: San Francisco

Our headquarters is located in downtown San Francisco, where our group of cross-functional experts assemble to create experiences for Crunchyroll and VRV's passionate communities.

About You:

* 5+ years of Software Development experience
* 2+ years of React, Angular or other front-end JavaScript framework
* Experience with integrating online video players (HTML5, AVF, Exo, Kaltura, JW)
* Strong proficiency in JavaScript, DOM manipulation and the JavaScript Object Model
* Experience designing application frameworks for use across multiple products
* Passion for complex, interactive applications with a thoughtful UX/UI
* Experience building continuous integration systems, lint files, and writing unit tests
* Familiarity with RESTful APIs
* Experience working in Agile methodologies
* Experience contributing to an open source library is a plus
* Experience with React Native and React workflows (such as Redux) a plus

A day in the life of our Sr. Software Engineer on the Video Player & Ads team:

* Working with client teams to ensure smooth integration of the Crunchyroll Video Player
* Implementing code that will be utilized on 20+ platforms across web, mobile and living room devices
* Supporting developer enablement and contributing to our open source efforts
* Work with the Ads team to drive revenue

Benefits:

* Competitive salary
* Medical, dental, vision, STD, LTD, and life insurance
* Health care and dependent care FSA
* 401(k) plan with employer match
* Employer paid commuter benefit
* On-site gym, showers, yoga, and wellness classes
* Catered lunch and 4 days per week
* Skilled, passionate, and fun co-workers
* Pet friendly environment - pet insurance and dog friendly office

Benefits: San Francisco Office

* Competitive salary
* Medical, dental, vision, STD, LTD, and life insurance
* Health care and dependent care FSA
* 401(k) plan with employer match
* Employer paid commuter benefit
* On-site gym, showers, yoga, and wellness classes
* Catered lunch and dinner 4 days per week
* Skilled, passionate, and fun co-workers
* Pet friendly environment - pet insurance and dog friendly office

Ellation

What's with the name, Ellation? We're all a cast of characters that get passion and strive to celebrate fandom in all its forms. So we're building a collection of destinations (a constellation, if you will) that connect people with their passions. Each day, we work to achieve complete fan elation (our vision), starting with popular subscription-video-on-demand brands, Crunchyroll, Rooster Teeth, and VRV. Our team spans across San Francisco, Los Angeles, Austin, Chișinău, and Tokyo to develop the product, design, engineering, marketing, and content that brings our communities of fans together.

Crunchyroll

Crunchyroll is the world's most popular anime brand. We're an international business focused on creating both online and offline experiences for anime fans, through content (licensed, co-produced, and originals), merchandise, events, gaming, news, and more.

Rooster Teeth

Rooster Teeth is the entertainment company for gamers. A pioneer in digital entertainment, we've spent 16 years fostering a passionate worldwide community around original western-style anime, animation, podcasts, gaming personalities, and comedy content. Rooster Teeth's diversified business encompasses subscription video, live events, merchandise, brand integrations, licensed studio productions, game development, and more.

VRV

VRV is a collection of fandom brands on a unified platform and includes Crunchyroll, Rooster Teeth, Viacom's NickSplat, and more. Our community connects through immersive content experiences in a digitally-driven environment via bundled subscription, a la carte subscription, or ad-supported options.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Ellation. Pursuant to applicable law, we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

About Crunchyroll

Crunchyroll is a provider of a global video streaming platform for anime and manga.

Headquarters
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347 employees
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835 Market St 7th Floor, San Francisco

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