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Principal Video Software Architect - San Carlos, CA

Digital workplaces connect teams for quicker, more efficient innovation.


If you want to reimagine the way companies communicate and collaborate, working with cutting edge technologies and high caliber professionals then drop us a line. You will be a key member of the Bluescape Engineering team. 

Our customers includes top 20 media and entertainments studios, fortune 500 companies, government agencies, who have critical business needs to support very advanced, creative video and audio interaction on Bluescape platform.


Duties and responsibilities:

  • Architect, design & develop highly innovative audio and video support in the Bluescape platform, including advanced interaction model, synchronization model etc.
  • Leader and in-house expert of the multimedia technologies in the company
  • Be responsible for full-stack support for multimedia pipeline
  • Owner of the multimedia technology stack across all the clients (native client, Web client, mobile client)
  • Be an excellent team player and mentoring junior team members as needed basis

Job requirements:

  • Deep understanding of various video (MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H264, HEVC, J2K, etc.) and audio formats (Dolby AC3, Dolby Digital Plus, AAC, etc.)
  • Knowledge of IGMP, IP multicast, API, (BASH), VOD, IPTV, cloud encoding, packaging for live streaming (HLS).
  • Understanding of IP networking, TCP/IP protocols, Routing and Switching
  • Deep knowledge of audio-video synchronization in various types of network conditions
  • Expertise on audio/video encoding and decoding pipeline
  • Deep knowledge of HW accelerated video decoding pipeline
  • Working knowledge of video DRM
  • Knowledge of native C/C++ and JavaScript programming tool chain

Basic Qualification:

  • Bachelors in computer science or electrical engineering. Advanced degree or equivalent work experience is preferred.
  • 10+ years of relevant work experience
  • Proven track record of working with advanced multimedia technology stacks



About Us

Bluescape helps companies create better. Its visual collaboration software gives teams a virtual workspace to meet, share, and develop ideas. Founded in 2012, Bluescape is a wholly owned subsidiary of Haworth.

Our company culture represents an intermix between passion for technology and rock-star output and an appreciation for a balanced and healthy lifestyle.

We are located right in the heart of the peninsula, minutes away from the freeway and restaurants. Our office is beautiful, snacks are plentiful, and innovation is in the air. We’re all entrepreneurs here no matter what your role is, so if you want a hands-on, fast-paced environment to learn and thrive in, we’d love to hear from you.

Principal Video Software Architect - San Carlos, CA

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