Lead Software Engineer, Javascript

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What Conviva is looking for in applicants

Have you streamed a program on Disney+, caught the latest binge-worthy series on Hulu, or tuned in for NFL highlights on social media? If the answer is yes, you have already benefitted from Conviva’s technology.

At Conviva, we create the technologies and standards driving industry transformation and streaming growth worldwide. It’s not about the data, it’s about what you do with it. As the leader in census, continuous measurement and engagement for streaming, Conviva measures in excess of 500 million unique viewers watching 200 billion streams per year with 3 trillion real-time transactions per day across more than 180 countries. Our platform is designed to deliver the insights our customers need to understand their business and focus on what matters. Join us as we make streaming better.

As Conviva is expanding, we are building products providing deep insights into end user experience for our customers.


What you get to do:  

  • Build Conviva SDKs to collect video streaming analytics data.
  • Take ownership of the solution from end to end, and be responsible for translating functional requirements into a product solution or offering.
  • You will build libraries on JavaScript runtime, including HTML5, Roku, Samsung TV, Chromecast and etc.
  • Build SDKs following the best practice and easy to be integrated.
  • Work with customers closely in initial deployment.
  • Functionally decompose complex problems into simple, straight-forward solutions.
  • Work closely with Project Managers, Product owners and development teams.
  • Build SDKs to monitor the engagement and performance of online video ads.
  • Build the advertisement monitoring solution to support ads streaming on various devices, including desktop, mobile, smart TV and game consoles.
  • Work with customers in initial deployment. 

What you bring to the role:

  • BS/MS/PhD in CS or related field.
  • Solid understanding of JavaScript/Bright script programming concepts.
  • Strong CS fundamentals, including system design, data structures and algorithms. Testing experience with Jasmine, Karma, etc.
  •  8+ years of experience building HTML5 web based/Roku video or media applications for desktop and mobile browsers or other JavaScript-based devices.
  •  Experience of leading a project across multiple engineering teams.
  •  Experience working in small teams and delivering quickly and continuously.
  •  Fast learner of new product domains and technologies.
  •  Great problem solver with innovative ideas.
  •  Plus: hands-on experience in one of the following areas: online video platform(OVP), digital analytics.
  •  Plus: experience of working with a global engineering team.


Conviva is the leader in streaming media intelligence, powered by its real-time platform. More than 250 industry leaders and brands – including CBS, CCTV, Cirque Du Soleil, DAZN, Disney+, HBO, Hulu, Sky, Sling TV, TED, Univision, and WarnerMedia – rely on Conviva to maximize their consumer engagement, deliver the quality experiences viewers expect and drive revenue growth. With a global footprint of more than 500 million unique viewers watching 150 billion streams per year across 3 billion applications streaming on devices, Conviva offers streaming providers unmatched scale for continuous video measurement, intelligence and benchmarking across every stream, every screen, every second. Conviva is privately held and headquartered in Silicon Valley, California, with offices around the world. For more information, please visit us at

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