Full Stack Engineer

New York, NY 10016 | Contract to Direct Hire

Post Date: 02/26/2018 Job ID: 9901 Industry: Technology
  • Position: Full Stack  Engineer
  • Location: NY, NY
  • Status: Contract to hire
  • Pay Rate: $70/hr-$75/hr

                                                   Job Description:

Our client is looking for a Full Stack Engineer to help  build innovative features while maintaining their industry-leading player speed and performance. You will join the team’ s efforts to manage the adaptive and secure streaming media player for browsers, Chromecast devices and devices that support spherical (360) videos as well as the API that serves the player library and other assets needed for media playback.

They  will support all major browsers and work closely with browser vendors and specification writers to design and incorporate new technologies while serving as core contributors to the HLS.js open source project.


  • Owning all aspects of the software development life cycle: planning, architecture, design, implementation, deployment and support

  • Designing and implementing a containerized RESTful API that serves JavaScript assets

  • Full stack performance tuning to provide a seamless playback experience

  • Instrumenting the backend API to monitor for performance degradation or outages


  • 3+ years of relevant software development experience

  • Strong JavaScript, HTTP, object oriented design and programming skills

  • Working knowledge of JavaScript tooling and package management (Webpack, Babel, NPM, Yarn, etc.)

  • Experience with modular JavaScript, functional paradigms and Test Driven Development (TDD)

  • Experience writing RESTful APIs with Node.js

  • Experience with debugging and profiling JavaScript applications in major browsers


  • ES6/ES7, Node.js, Typescript

  • Streaming video concepts

  • OTT services (Apple TV, Google Chromecast, etc.)

  • Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment

  • Cloud Infrastructure (AWS, GCP, Docker)

  • Contributing to browser standard

Matthew Beers

Fun Facts: Previous Class A PGA Professional, poker fanatic, and fishing enthusiast.

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