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Streaming Media Engineer - Linear Encoding Team



Marketing & Communications
Denver, CO, USA
Posted on Thursday, June 13, 2024

About Fubo:

With a mission to build the world’s leading global live TV streaming platform with the greatest breadth of premium content and interactivity, FuboTV Inc. (NYSE: FUBO) aims to transcend the industry’s current TV model. Fubo operates in the U.S., Canada, France and Spain. The company also has a growing technology center in Bangalore, India that is developing strategic product and technology features for the global Fubo platform.

We’re rapidly growing in employees, subscribers, and content offerings! Which means we need your help taking us to the next level.

Fubo is committed to excellence through diversity, which involves attracting talented people from diverse backgrounds and traditions. We encourage everyone to apply.

About the role:


The Streaming Media Engineer is responsible for architectural design, implementation, and documentation of an on premises and cloud-based live ABR video processing environment. The engineer is also responsible for reliable, consistent operation of these systems to provide a top quality video delivery experience for our customers.


  • Designing and implementing a MVPD-based live ABR video processing environment
  • Develop tools to scale deployments of chosen architectures
  • Work with various business-critical vendors to drive feature development and bug fixes
  • Work with multiple teams to launch new services on the Fubo platform
  • Provide Tier 2 support as needed
  • Perform routine maintenances as needed, possibly overnight
  • Participate in an on-call rotation and act as a subject matter expert for Fubo’s internal groups

Required Skills:

  • Solid experience in various video and audio codecs such as AVC, HEVC, AAC, E-AC3
  • Solid experience in multimedia transport protocols including RTP, RTMP, SRT, UDP, Zixi
  • Experience in various streaming packaging methods such as HLS and DASH
  • Understanding of alternate content workflows in ABR ecosystem (ESAM, ESNI/SCTE-224/SCTE-35, etc)
  • Experience in developing automation using languages such as Python, Ruby, GoLang, with ability to adapt to business needs as required
  • Familiarity with DRM and content encryption, including 3rd-party integrations
  • Familiarity with different CDN vendors and their systems (e.g. Akamai, Level3, Fastly, etc.)
  • Familiarity with enterprise MPEG Analysis tools, such as Tektronix, Ineoquest, Elecard, etc
  • Familiarity with cloud deployments (Docker, AWS EC2/ECS, Google Cloud Compute/Storage)
  • Experience with testing environments, and development of scenarios

The Ideal Candidate will also:

  • Enjoy working in a fast-moving environment in which individual contributors are trusted and depended upon to set technical direction
  • Enjoy learning new things and sharing knowledge with co-workers
  • Take the initiative in identifying and removing roadblocks
  • Be a pleasure to work with in a professional environment
  • Be comfortable giving and receiving honest feedback
  • Be unafraid of failure
  • Enjoy disrupting the status quo

Perks & Benefits:

  • At Fubo, you will have the opportunity to personally influence what live media looks like after it goes through its next big transformation
  • Fubo provides a highly competitive compensation based on experience and market standards
  • Robust benefit package including Health/Dental/Vision coverage sponsored up to 100% for employees, 401k, Life Insurance, and commuter benefits
  • Free Premium Fubo Account
  • Unlimited PTO days and regular company-wide activities.
  • Fubo's main Headquarters are located in Midtown Manhattan, with offices in Denver, Paris, and Bangalore
  • Fubo is an e-verified company

Fubo’s minimum base pay for this role if hired in Colorado is $125,000 per year; maximum base salary for this role is $150,000 per year. Additionally, this role is eligible to participate in Fubo's equity plan, annual cash bonus plans, unlimited PTO and a full range of medical benefits. Final offer amount will be at the company’s sole discretion and determined by multiple factors, including years and depth of experience and expertise, location and other business considerations.