Software Engineer

Software Engineer

Front-End Engineer

Software Engineer for VUALTO, a JW Player Company

Software Engineers at VUALTO, by JW Player, enjoy the unique opportunity to interact with content creators, publishers, advertisers and video audiences at the code level. They dive into customer code, expertly implementing to ensure a premium online video viewing experience, while gaining exposure to all of the pieces that form the growing online video ecosystem.

Software Engineers are a critical component of VUALTO’s customer success and rapid growth. Our ideal candidate is a fast learner, with a diverse set of technical skills. You will excel at multitasking and work well in a fast-paced, and self-starting environment.

As a Software Engineer, you will:

  • Work on our live streaming product.
  • Occasionally work with customers and attend meetings.
  • Help and encourage team work within the engineering department, collaborate with other team members to ensure the department is as productive and efficient as possible.
  • Be approachable to the wider team, answer queries and be willing to help others.
  • Demonstrate good problem-solving skills, brainstorm troubleshooting ideas for existing and potential issues. Conduct root cause analysis after problems occur. 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Produce well tested, efficient and functional software to a high level of industry standards.
  • Excellent skill set in at least one programming language such as C#, Python or Ruby (but not limited to) with an excellent understanding of OOP.
  • Excellent experience with any of the following. Web, .NET Core, Rest, Cloud, Docker, BDD, DDD, multithreading.
  • Continuously develop and keep up to date with current and emerging technologies. 
  • Strive to find solutions to problems and identify areas of potential issues before they occur. 
  • Have the ability to keep an open mind, listen to ideas and alternatives to the current ways of working.
  • Customer first mindset.
  • Mentor and train Junior/Mid-level Developers, contributing to their development.
  • Solely manage large projects from start to hand over.

Bonus Points:

  • Understanding of video streaming but not required.
  • Docker / Kubernetes.
  • Infrastructure scripting.

Our Perks

When you join VUALTO, by JW Player, you are not just joining a company or a team but a family. Our goal is to take care of you, and ensure you will be successful in your new role. Your success is our success. When you join us, your benefits kick in from day one!

  • Private health insurance.
  • Life insurance.
  • Generous holiday.
  • WFH stipend when company requires WFH due to pandemic.
  • Days Off for Mental Health & Wellbeing.
  • Development Reimbursement Program.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Location: Plymouth or Bristol based OR Remote, with occasional trips for company meetings.