ROLE: Video Players Software Engineer- Front End Development.
Rakuten TV is the first Video On-Demand platforms in Europe combining TVOD, AVOD and SVOD services, providing users an all in one content universe just on a click. While TVOD service provides a true cinematic experience with the latest new releases, AVOD service includes a range of thematic channels for free, including news, kids content, Hollywood movies and exclusive and original Rakuten TV content. On the subscription side, the platform also includes the international SVOD service, StarzPlay, as a premium content provider of movies and TV series.
Rakuten TV is available in 42 countries and forms part of Rakuten, Inc., one of the world’s leading internet services companies, offering a wide variety of services for consumers and businesses, with a focus on e-commerce, fintech and digital content. Rakuten, headquartered in Japan, is also known for its partnerships with FC Barcelona, the NBA, the Golden State Warriors, Davis Cup and Spartan Race.
You’ll work closely with our engineers, designers and product managers to bring the best cinema experience to the home of our customers. It includes solving complex problems, working with international partners testing and delivering their prototypes, thinking about the best architecture of our apps in order to be testable and scalable, etc.
You will be part of the end-to-end lifecycle of features, from concept to deployment (and maintenance :P).
•Part of an experimented team made by developers, QA engineers, designers and product owners.
•Your code will be executed by millions of customers every month.
What we expect from you
•At least 3 years working on players/frontend side, experience working with a dynamic product that requires changes almost every day
•Good coding practices is a must: we prefer quality over quantity.
•Experience working with scrum and agile methodologies.
•Believe in a very good testing strategy is a must.
•You are comfortable researching new technologies and/or looking for the optimal solution.
•Working experience with Unit Testing,
•Knowledge of DRMs and working experience with protected videos and its players
•Media streaming and streaming protocols knowledge: DASH, Smooth Streaming, HLS, etc.
Some good reasons to apply
•Great work environment 2 blocks away from Poblenou’s beach or remote working, it’s up to you.
•Free drinks and cookies
•Weekly box of fresh fruit
•Culturally diverse environment with really interesting and fun people in the office
•Regular company outings, off-sites and team-building events
•Private Medical Insurance or extra money for meal card/commuting card
•Free Language Classes on-site
•Conferences and training plan. Quarterly hackathons.
•Free massage for all the team
- Rakuten TV
- Barcelona, España