Tech Lead, Live Streaming Backend 3024

San Jose, US-United States
Posted 1 week ago
About The Company

This company pioneers short-form video creation and social engagement, boasting a vast, engaged user base. Its platform empowers users with creative tools, filters, and effects. With a diverse content ecosystem, it’s a hub of creativity and expression. The proprietary algorithm ensures personalized content feeds, enhancing user engagement and satisfaction. This company wields significant influence on digital media, making it an invaluable partner for innovative collaborations and marketing endeavors.

Team Introduction

Popular video products of our company and its affiliates are all empowered by our cutting-edge cloud technologies. Working in this team, you will have the opportunity to tackle challenges of designing and developing large-scale distributed systems to support the low latency and high quality end to end live streaming experience on a global scale, while leveraging your technical leadership and your expertise in coding, algorithms, and large-scale system design.


– Lead the design and development of the global scale, multi-regional live streaming platform with high stability and resiliency
– Design, implement and operate our critical and scalable services – ranging from video delivery services, live scheduling services, and core persistence layer.
– Define and drive the software engineering best practices by leveraging CI/CD, test automation, etc.
– Explore new opportunities and drive solutions to improve the system scalability, resilience and performance.

Minimum Qualification

– Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related technical background involving software/system engineering, or equivalent working experience.
– Good programming experience with at least one of the following languages: C, C++, Java, Python, or Go. – Strong experience in leading the design and development of large scale distributed systems across multiple teams.

Preferred Qualification

– Familiar with Unix/Linux operating systems.
– Experience with SQL, NoSQL databases, Memcache/Redis.
– Experience with CDN, video processing & delivery technology will be considered as a bonus.

Job Features

Job CategoryBackend
SenioritySenior IC / Tech Lead
Base Salary$200,000 - $300,000

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