Software Developer - Content Platform

Technology | Santa Monica, CA | Full-Time

Travel Required: No | People Manager: No

Hulu is a premium streaming TV destination that seeks to captivate and connect viewers with the stories they love. We create amazing experiences that celebrate the best of entertainment and technology. We’re looking for great people who are passionate about redefining TV through innovation, unconventional thinking and embracing fun. It’s a mission that takes some serious smarts, intense curiosity and determination to be the best.  Come be part of the team that’s powering play.

SUMMARY

The ingestion, review, management and syndication of content is core to Hulu’s business and success. The Content Platform technology team is responsible for the end-to-end technology needs to acquire content from over 500 partners and deliver the highest quality video to tens of millions of users. We’re looking for sharp, motivated individuals to help build the technology backbone of Hulu.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Content ingestion systems and APIs
  • Content publishing tools and workflows
  • Caption editing format manipulation to support every platform
  • A homegrown content management system
  • A state-of-the-art Content Partner portal
  • Scaling our CDN distribution technologies
  • Distribution feeds and APIs

WHAT TO BRING

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent industry experience
  • 2 to 5 years of experience writing and shipping code
  • A strong grasp of computer science fundamentals (data structures, algorithms, databases, etc.)
  • Have expertise working with relational databases
  • Can work independently but knows when to ask for help or clarification
  • Understand large scale distributed systems and technologies
  • Care about the nuances of user experience and are excited about creating great UIs
  • Always think about better ways to solve problems

NICE-TO-HAVES

  • Python
  • Angular.js
  • MySQL/MongoDB

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