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Video Streaming Test Engineer

Engineering Team | San Francisco

 This position will be to work on the the Crunchyroll Live Video system. The primary focus of this position will be to help build and maintain both a scalable system to ingest and process livestreams from around the world and to deliver live streams across multiple devices.


  • 2+ years experience with live video streaming (rtmp, mpeg-ts, HLS, HDS, DASH)
  • 2+ years real-world Python experience
  • 3+ years Linux experience
  • Experience building a live video workflow system
  • Experience building and testing live video streaming to multiple devices
  • Experience with various Video Streaming platforms (Adobe FMS, Red5, Wowza, Evostream) a plus
  • Experience with various Video Streaming clients (VLC, XSplit, Wirecast) a plus
  • Experience with various Video Streaming Workflow services (brightcove, twitch.tv, livestream, ustream) a plus
  • Working knowledge of message queue protocols and technology
  • Developer Support for Video Streaming:
  • fronting support escalations to Video Team
  • Working closely with Support Organizations.
  • Developing and managing Staging/Test network for the Video team.
  • Tools developments.
  • Working and Managing technical issues with vendors
  • Fixing bugs
  • Ability to perform both white box and black box testing.
  • Automating Use case for Video System.


  • Competitive salary
  • Health, dental and vision insurance, 401k, and Commuter benefits
  • Fun, passionate and skilled co-workers
  • Free lunches 4x/week
  • Pet friendly environment

About Crunchyroll, Inc.

Crunchyroll is a leading global destination and platform for Japanese anime and Asian content. Through applications including Crunchyroll for iPhone, iPad, Android, Playstation®3, Playstation®4, Xbox LIVE®, AppleTV, Roku, Internet-enabled TVs, set-top boxes, affiliate websites and its own streaming website, Crunchyroll delivers more than 25,000 episodes and 15,000 hours of officially-licensed content from leading Asian media producers direct to viewers translated professionally in multiple languages within minutes of TV broadcast.  The company is profitable, and has over 400,000 paid subscribers.

Crunchyroll was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in San Francisco.  Desired candidate will be a part of an exciting initiative that will directly interact with Crunchyroll and other channel initiatives such as Soompi TV, and CreativeBug, but will be an independent platform offering, which is backed by OTT(er) Media, AT&T and The Chernin Group.