Full Stack Engineer - Live Studio

Mux (View all Jobs)

San Francisco, CA, United States (or US Remote)

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Interview Process

1. Hands-on software engineer and system-design interviews that focus on collaboratively building practical applications at scale.

Programming Languages Mentioned

Python, JavaScript, Ruby


About Mux

Mux is video for developers. Our mission is to democratize video by solving the hard problems developers face when building video: video encoding and streaming (Mux Video), video monitoring (Mux Data), and more. Video is a huge part of people’s lives, and we want to help make it better.

We’re committed to building a healthy team that welcomes a diverse range of backgrounds and experiences. We want people who care about our mission, are ready to grow, believe in our values (from Be Human to Turn Customers Into Fans), and want to make the people around them better.

You’ll be joining a tight-knit team with experience at places like Google, YouTube, Twitch, Zencoder, Fastly, and more. Our founders previously started (and sold) Zencoder, an early leader in cloud video technology, and authored Video.js, the biggest HTML5 video player on the web. We organize Demuxed, the premiere conference for video engineers in the world. 

We’re backed by top investors like Coatue, Andreessen Horowitz, Accel and Y Combinator. You’ll get to work with amazing companies: hundreds of startups, plus Reddit, Vimeo, Robinhood, CBSi, Discovery, PBS, and TED. Customers large and small love working with us and love our team.

We’re growing quickly and are building something big together. We’d love to hear from you!

About the Team

Mux Live Studio is a product-led innovation group, who discover and prototype new products and features with a high level of autonomy. As a member of the Live Studio team, you’ll be working on a new product that helps developers add live video to their application. You’ll be making contributions across the stack, and will massively impact how developers use Mux. 

What You'll Do

  • Work with your team to collaborate and execute on the product goals and technical roadmap.
  • Develop user-facing, product-focused features in our React frontend and Go backend.
  • Contribute to new feature development on greenfield products. 

Who You Are

  • We are hiring mid to staff level engineers.
  • You’re a strong engineer comfortable working across multiple platforms and environments.
  • Solid engineering fundamentals (CS degree a plus).
  • Proficient in Typescript and React.
  • Experience building REST APIs that people enjoy using. Go experience is a big plus, but Python, Ruby, Node, and other general-purpose programming languages are also great.
  • Video experience a plus but not required.

If you don't have all of these requirements but think your experience could be a great fit, that's okay! Please apply and we can talk about what's most needed in the role.

U.S. Benefits

You'll be joining an amazing team from places like Google/YouTube, Amazon/Twitch, Facebook/Oculus, and Brightcove. We have a supportive culture that cares about both excellent work and work-life balance. 

We are remote-equal, with an office space in Downtown San Francisco and another in London, right next to the Liverpool Station.

  • Flexible PTO with 2-week minimum + 11 company holidays
  • Weekly no-meeting days + quarterly focus weeks
  • Healthy work-life balance encouraged
  • Competitive health, dental, and vision insurance (99% employee and 60% dependent premium coverage)
  • Fertility benefits
  • Flexible spending accounts for healthcare, dependent care, and commuter benefits
  • Short-term and long-term disability insurance
  • Group life insurance
  • Critical illness & accident insurance
  • Travel accident insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Medical support concierge service
  • 401(k)
  • Paid parental leave
  • Investment in career growth and training
  • Continued education stipend
  • Thought leadership and peer recognition program
  • Reimbursements for headphones, cell phones, device upgrades, and SVoD services of Mux customers
  • Lunch reimbursement program

Mux is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to building a diverse company. We believe diversity makes us better, and we strive to be inclusive and equitable. That’s why we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status.

Please mention No Whiteboard if you apply!
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