Senior Software Engineer, Backend

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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.


What you get to do:

  • Design, implement and maintain data collection and processing system from social platforms.
  • Solve engineering challenges in the data processing system with emphasis on reliability, scalability and flexibility.
  • Collaborate with social platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Youtube.
  • Handle customer requests and urgent system issues.
  • Review product requirements including UX design.

What you bring to the role:

  • BS, MS/Ph.D. in CS or equivalent.
  • 5+ years’ experience as a software engineer developing core product code.
  • 3+ year’s experience building full-stack applications using Node.js.
  • Expertise with social platform APIs such as those from Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Youtube.
  • Familiar with the web technologies, including protocols and web server optimization techniques.
  • Familiarity with AWS service such as EC2, SQS, RDS, etc.
  • Familiar with data storage technologies like MySQL, BigQuery and experience with their performance optimization is a plus.
  • Strong analytical skills and problem solving capabilities.
  • Experience in Elasticsearch and Redis is a plus.


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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