Senior Software Engineer, Big Data

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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:

  • Design and deliver robust and scalable data application using cutting edge batch and streaming technologies.
  • Develop RESTful APIs backed by sql/nosql databases.
  • Produce system design describing functionality, architecture, capacity and process.
  • Champion test-driven development and participate in code reviews.
  • Understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements.
  • Deliver products in an agile team environment.
  • Drive innovation through rapid prototyping and iterative development.

What You Bring to the Role:

  • BS/MS in CS or related field.
  • Strong CS fundamentals, including system design, data structures and algorithms.
  • 3+ years of experience building production grade distributed systems.
  • Experience working on a real time data processing and large scale query serving systems.
  • Hands-on expertise in  Scala programming with at least one and preferably several from spark, storm, flink, druid, Hadoop, presto, hive, kafka, big query etc.
  • A pragmatic approach to delivering modular and extensible code.
  • Expert in JVM based environment and languages. Working experience in scala is bonus.
  • Platform mindset.
  • 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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