Greater New York City Area, NY

Director, Software Engineering – Video Technology

Talener

Our client is seeking a Director, Software Engineering – Video Technologies to focus on building and managing all brand digital video assets and live streaming events. The company is an international media brand with many of the world's most recognizable properties.  The client is based in New York with brands driving millions of unique visits per day.  This job requires a technical director experienced with enterprise consumer-facing video products. 

Job Title:  Director, Software Engineering – Video Technology

Location:  New York City / Remote – Hybrid

Required Technology and Skills:

  • 8-10 years of software development experience. 
  • 2-4 years leadership and management of software engineers and developers. 
  • Experience working with any modern server-side programming language (Node.JS – preferred), Java, Python, PHP, or Ruby is all acceptable. 
  • Experience building client and consumer-facing web applications in a cloud-based environment; ideally AWS. 
  • 2+ years as a technical director, working directly with digital video assets, OTT, streaming services, and/or other online video technology. 
  • Local to New York City and able to work in a hybrid model (1 or 2 days per week onsite in lower Manhattan) and as current regulations allow. As the person becomes more established, this can pivot to 2-5 days per month. 

Additional Skills and Responsibilities:

  • Ability to establish a C.O.E for the movement of digital video assets. 
  • Improve the live events and implement the latest technology strategies. 
  • Work closely with product development teams and other business units across the org. 
  • Experience managing teams both local and offshore/internationally. 
  • In-depth understanding of internet video delivery. 
  • Any experience with Google Ad Manager, and CMS’s.
  • Ability to work in a matrix and Agile-based org. 
  • Experience managing teams of 10+ engineers. 

Compensation: Salary will be based on experience with a target of $200,000-$250,000 + 10-20% performance bonus. 

Benefits and Perks:

  • Fortune 1000 level benefits. Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plan. 
  • 401k plan + match. 
  • Name brand international company. 
  • Complete PTO, family care, and disability benefits. 
  • Growth opportunities across multiple business units and brands. 

To learn more and apply, contact Henry Boulos [email protected]

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