Principal Software Product Development Engineer - Video Streaming


DIRECTV is looking for a senior full-stack software developer with Cloud Computing, Linux and embedded Linux experience. The selected candidate should have extensive industry experience in C++, Java and C# programming with track record of leading teams with agile methodologies and CICD practices. This position requires proven experience in cross functional collaboration to understand the business/customer needs and successfully translate them to technical requirements and product features. Key Roles and Responsibilities: Lead the software architecture and development of SaaS video and IoT remote management solutions for DIRECTV Hospitality and Commercial. Manage the code repos, code reviews and software release scheduling. Work with QA and Test Automation teams to design automated tools and practices to scale test current and new product features. Assist with security scans and Open-Source software compliance across all of the DIRECTV Commercial and Hospitality products. Assignments may include development of new cloud managed DIRECTV video streaming products, enhancements, and modifications of existing products including new solutions involving advertisement insertion into DIRECTV streaming services. Required Qualifications: Have a self-starter and result driven attitude. Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related Software Technology Discipline. 5+ years of relevant experience developing in C++, C# and Java programming languages, leveraging agile methodologies. In depth knowledge of software configuration management. Extensive Linux, Cloud Computing and socket programing experience. Highly skilled in programming with relational and unstructured databases In depth experience with docker and Kubernetes software development practices and deployments. Preferred Skills: OTT Services experience working with one or more video streaming methods like Apple HLS, DASH, Multicast IPTV, and Android TV C programming experience with specialized technical expertise as it relates to video and data networking solutions. Experience programming in Chromium and Android OS. Knowledge of ad insertion and programmatic advertisement is a plus This is a hybrid work location role (typically 2 days in office and 3 days remote) with a flexible schedule and will be in the Washington, DC, Maryland, or Northern Virginia metropolitan area. Our Principal Product Development Engineers can earn between $127,100-$254,300. Not to mention all of the other amazing rewards that working at DIRECTV offers. From health insurance to tuition reimbursement and paid time off to discounts on products and services just to name a few. There is a lot to be excited about around here. Ready to apply?Apply today! DIRECTV will consider for employment qualified applicants in a manner consistent with the requirements of federal, state and local laws Job Posting: Nov 23, 2021, 12:20:35 PM Other Locations: Virginia, District of Columbia-Washington Schedule: Full-time Job Level: Senior Associate/Second Level Manager]]]]>