Senior Software Engineer - Backend - Streaming

San Francisco, CA, United States, Silicon Valley, CA, United States • $160k - $190k


Role Locations

  • San Francisco, CA, United States
  • Silicon Valley, CA, United States


$160k - $190k


51 - 100 people


2440 Sand Hill Rd Ste 100
Menlo Park, CA, 94025-6900, US

Tech Stack

  • OpenGL
  • OpenCV
  • Tensorflow
  • Unity3D
  • Android
  • Ffmpeg
  • C++
  • Java
  • Python
  • Firebase
  • PyTorch
  • Elastic Search

Role Description

What You’ll Do

Leia Inc is looking for a full time backend Senior Software Engineer on the Leia platform team who will help Architect, implement and maintain microservices for the Leia Appstore and other applications across the organization.

Your responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):

Architect and implement Streaming services. Implement a content ingestion pipeline. Implement a DRM solution. Architecture of distributed, fault-tolerant systems. Implementation and maintenance of REST and GraphQL microservices Implementation and maintenance tf payment processing systems Implementation and maintenance of authentication systems Implementation of AWS cloud resources. Implementation and maintenance of npm packages for cross-cutting concerns. Collaborating with teams across the organization. Mentorship of junior engineers.

This role is located in Los Angeles, CA

What You’ll Have 5+ years experience as a back-end developer. Expertise in building Over-the-top(OTT) streaming services Expertise in development with JavaScript/Node.js. Expertise in developing REST/GraphQL web services. Experience developing backend systems for mobile applications. Experience with containerization. Experience with database management. Experience with authentication systems such as SAML, OAuth, etc… Experience with CI/CD Experience with automated testing. Ability to work in a dynamic startup environment. Self-starter with ability to work independently. Passion for doing what’s right for the customer. BS degree in Computer Science, or equivalent experience. Nice to Have Experience with AWS Experience with real time protocols such as WebRTC and websockets. Experience working in one or more of the following languages: C/C++, C#, .Net, Java or Python Experience with Document databases Experience with Kubernetes Experience with Stripe or other payment processing platforms. Experience in front-end web technologies such as: HTML/CSS, JavaScript, JSON, Angular, React, Vue Boredom is the enemy!

When was the last time technology genuinely surprised you? 

When was the last time you held something in your hands that felt new and exciting? 

When did you last say WOW?

We don't try to put life onto screens; we bring screens to life through interactive, immersive, and immediate 3D Lightfield experiences. In a world of passive viewing, Leia is a breakthrough. Instead of telling you about this future, we’ve built it.

Come join a team that’s ready to redefine the digital experiences of tomorrow!

What We Offer

In order to assemble top talent to help realize this mission, Leia offers our employees:

Competitive Compensation Package Medical, Dental, and Vision Plan Retirement Savings Plan 401(k) Catered lunch and dinner daily (Dependent on Location) Stocked kitchen with healthy (and unhealthy) snacks and beverages Onsite workout facility (Dependent on Location)

Leia Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates are evaluated without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal or state law. 


About Leia

At Leia our driving purpose is to Light up Life. Screens come alive in richer, deeper, more beautiful ways. Flipping seamlessly between 2D and 3D we make mobile experiences truly immersive: no glasses, no tracking, no fuss. Alongside our display technology we are developing Leia Loft™ — a whole new canvas. A space to create, share and experience holographic content in entirely new ways.

Leia Inc. was founded by David Fattal, Pierre-Emmanuel Evreux and Zhen Peng and is headquartered in Menlo Park, California.

Company Culture

We value action and agility, and try to avoid process for-the-sake of process. While some of our teams choose to use certain processes, we generally allow teams the freedom to self-manage. Engineers are empowered to make product decisions and guide the roadmap.

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