Senior Software Engineer – Media Streaming

Engineering Charlotte, North Carolina San Francisco, California Remote, United States


ON24 is on a mission to transform the way businesses drive revenue and customer engagement through data-rich digital experiences. Powered by the ON24 Platform, marketers create and deliver live, always-on and personalized webinar, content and virtual event experiences to engage audiences in real-time, to generate powerful buying signals and to accelerate pipeline. With billions of engagement minutes created, ON24 is the network where enterprises engage prospects and customers at global scale. Headquartered in San Francisco, ON24 has a wide international footprint serving the regions of North America, EMEA and JPAC. For more information, visit

ON24 is currently seeking a senior software engineer to help build and manage our growing HTTP media streaming infrastructure. As a senior engineer, you will be working to build high quality, low latency media streaming infrastructure to power ON24 webinars. This position will play a critical role in driving forward looking innovation, security and developing efficient applications. The ideal candidate will demonstrate initiative, self-motivation and critical thinking skills and have substantial experience working with 3rd party applications and complex systems architectures.

What you will be doing:

  • Help design and develop media streaming applications using Wowza Media Streaming server
  • Evangelize new scalable solution to allow for broadcast-level media streaming
  • Work with the web application team to integrate new streaming solutions.
  • Help design and develop elastic VOD media transcoding pipeline


  • S. or M.S. Computer Science
  • 7+ years of software development experience
  • Knowledge of streaming media protocols: HTTP Live Streaming (HLS), DASH, RTMP, RTSP, etc
  • Working knowledge of media codecs, formats, transports and container protocols, such as MPEG-2, H.264/AVC, AAC, AC3, MP4, TS, etc
  • Experience in developing for media streaming servers. Experience using Wowza Media Streaming Server is a big plus.
  • Experience building media transcoding pipelines for VOD.
  • Experience in developing/deploying streaming infrastructure on cloud services
  • Understanding of CDN architectures (caches, origin servers, proxies, etc)
  • Hands on programming experience in Java
  • Experience working with Closed Captioning standards, DRM and related technologies

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Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, ON24 will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.