Software Engineer (L5/L6) - Low Latency Transport Design
Software Engineering, Design
Remote · United States
Posted on Thursday, April 7, 2022
<div>Netflix is the world's leading streaming entertainment service with 222 million paid memberships in over 190 countries enjoying TV series, documentaries and feature films across a wide variety of genres and languages. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on any internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.</div><div><br></div><div>Among other functions, Open Connect provides highly available infrastructure for content production, processing, and distribution across all Netflix productions and licensed content. As part of this, we are working on new ways of delivering entertainment that requires real-time, ultra low-latency network transport technologies.</div><div><br></div><div>We are looking for a senior software engineer with experience designing RTP/RTCP-based solutions for delivering highly-interactive, ultra-low latency streaming over internet service provider networks world-wide. You understand the dynamic nature of internet paths, and how they impact interactive media streams. You will refine and improve today's state-of-the-art heuristics for rate & latency estimation, congestion control and loss recovery for RTP-based media streams. You will collaborate with colleagues to implement and deploy your new ideas into our server-side, real-time transport stack. You will work closely with server, client and data analytics colleagues to evaluate and refine your designs using a mix of lab and production (A/B) testing. All of this excites you.</div><div><br></div><div>In this role, you will have the opportunity to directly impact an emerging area of business. We provide the freedom to execute, learn and pivot, and the responsibility to be self directed, collaborative and insightful.</div>
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