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Software Development Engineer II - Full Stack



Software Engineering
Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Posted on Friday, June 7, 2024
About The Opportunity

Videoverse is looking for an SDE 2 Fullstack role to join the Magnifi Team. The ideal candidate should have a strong knowledge of Javascript, React, Nodejs, Expressjs, or equivalent web frameworks as well as experience building single-page web applications with an interest in customizable media editor features

About The Products

  • Magnifi, is an AI-powered enterprise product that automatically detects key moments in video content, enabling real-time creation of highlights and short-form videos. With a global presence, Magnifi collaborates with various industries, including OTT platforms, sports broadcasters, and e-gaming platforms. Their vision is to empower users to create and share impactful stories across digital platforms with ease. Fostering a culture of innovation and collaboration, Magnifi's leadership team is dedicated to leveraging AI for simplified video editing. The company has made notable acquisitions and received recognition for its contributions to the industry.
  • Roles and responsibilities:
  • You will build robust, secure, and scalable frontend and microservices to power the core platform
  • You will design and implement low latency distributed systems and storage solutions managing sports and entertainment video feed
  • Own and manage all phases of the software development lifecycle (planning, design, implementation, deployment and support)
  • You will continuously evaluate relevant technologies, influence and drive architecture and design discussions
  • You will influence how we build individual features and products and bring in best practices and patterns that can be used for the engineering lifecycle.
  • Collaborate effectively with product managers, designers, engineers, and stakeholders on the projects
  • Communicate technical ideas and set direction on projects with a focus on solving business challenges

Desired skills and experience:

  • 2-4 years of experience building Web apps on the MERN stack
  • Fluency using Javascript, Python, HTML/CSS, ReactJS, Nodejs, Expressjs, Django, etc.
  • Good understanding of how Client-Server architecture, experience with WebSockets
  • Experience working on frameworks like Node.js/Express.js etc.
  • Experience in building RESTful APIs with monitoring, fault tolerance, and metrics
  • Exposure to relational, NoSQL databases (Cassandra, Postgres, Redis, DynamoDB)
  • Very good understanding of integrating with external systems (i.e. consuming their APIs)
  • Experience in RPC systems, web sockets, and other real-time transports is good to have
  • Thorough understanding of HTTP protocol and its nuances.
  • You possess strong computer science fundamentals: data structures, algorithms, design patterns
  • Good understanding of asynchronous processing model - message queues, worker processes, etc.
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced startup environment is a must. Open-source contribution is a plus.
  • Experience with AWS, docker and Kubernetes an added advantage
  • A keen intuition for well-designed software and beautiful, usable interfaces
  • Intrinsic motivation and the drive to solve difficult frontend problems
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

About Videoverse:

VideoVerse is an innovative and dynamic video technology company that serves as an umbrella brand for our powerful AI-based products; Magnifi & Illusto. We are an enthusiastic, passionate, fast-growing, diverse, and vibrant team that works with some of the biggest names in broadcasting (3 of the top 5 in India and growing quickly in Europe and the USA) and on some of the biggest sporting events in the world like the Indian Premier League (T20IPL), multiple European football leagues, and much more.

The company is at a stage of rapid growth and is actively hiring enthusiastic individuals who believe in making a difference and revolutionizing the way content is created, distributed, and consumed in the evolving video-centric world.