Senior Software Developer - Big Data

Data & Analytics | Seattle, WA

Hulu is the leading premium streaming service offering live and on-demand TV and movies, with and without commercials, both in and outside the home. Operating at the intersection of entertainment and technology, Hulu has a unique opportunity to be the number one choice for TV. We captivate and connect viewers with the stories they love, and we’re looking for people who are passionate about redefining TV through innovation, unconventional thinking, and embracing fun. Join us and see what Hulugan life is all about.


Hulu's Big Data Platform team is seeking a Senior Software Engineer who will be an extraordinary addition to our growing team. As an Engineer at Hulu, you will build our next-generation data platform utilizing most advanced big data technologies. You should be willing to go to the depths to tackle complex problems and have the curiosity to explore and learn new technologies for innovative solutions. If you are someone who enjoys answering the difficult data questions and enjoy the start-up play hard/work hard environment, then this is a great role for you!


  • Design, architect, develop, scale, and improve the big data platform for the entirety of Hulu
  • Implement solutions using ground breaking technologies like Spark on Hadoop/HBase/Hive and help to give back to the open source community
  • Invent novel solutions to meaningful technical problems, introduce new technologies
  • Diagnose and debug issues in production environments
  • Collaborate with researchers, program managers, and product designers in an open, creative environment


  • 5+ years software engineering experience with Scala, Java, shell scripting
  • Strong SQL skills in multiple dialects
  • Experience with real-time processing technologies like Spark/Storm/Flink
  • BS/MS in Computer Science or related field
  • Strong knowledge of data architecture and data-warehousing concepts
  • Independent, ambitious, inventive, highly technical, and capable of committing to results under pressure and ambiguity
  • A sense of humor and ability to thrive in a team setting


  • OTT industry experience

Just like the best ensemble casts of our favorite shows, Hulu embraces diversity and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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