Job Description

The Role:

The R&D News department at Bloomberg is looking for a senior multimedia development engineer/specialist to play a leading role in the design, implementation and support of multimedia products provided by Bloomberg.

The Bloomberg News Multimedia team is re-designing its end-to-end streaming infrastructure to deliver low latency, high quality videos over the Bloomberg private network, using MPEG-DASH. The system allows reporters to deliver market-impacting news ahead of the competition.

As part of this team, you will able to work on all components of the end-to-end video streaming infrastructure, including the player, back-end streaming servers, encoders etc. You will have an opportunity to make a major impact and truly define your technical legacy. The ideal candidate has a strong background in developing video applications, and experience working with web based applications, adaptive streaming protocols, DRM/encryption and online delivery platforms.

Skills & Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Programming experience in video streaming applications 
  • Strong C/C++ skills - A minimum of 3 years experience
  • Ability to design solutions to complex problems
  • Strong JavaScript skills is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Linux is a plus.

About Bloomberg

Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company’s strength – delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately – is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 315,000 subscribers globally. Bloomberg’s enterprise solutions build on the company’s core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government, Bloomberg New Energy Finance and Bloomberg BNA, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through the Bloomberg Professional service, television, radio, mobile, the Internet and three magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek, Bloomberg Markets and Bloomberg Pursuits, covers the world with more than 2,400 news and multimedia professionals at more than 150 bureaus in 73 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 15,000 people in 192 locations around the world.

Bloomberg is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all backgrounds regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or any other classification protected by law. 

How to apply

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