Software Development Engineer in Test - Analytics
Engineering | Santa Clara, CA, United States

Have you ever watched a sporting event live on your computer or tablet? Or caught up on the latest videos on your phone? If so, you already know Ooyala.
Each month, nearly 200 million viewers in 130 countries watch an Ooyala-powered video. Ooyala works with TV networks, cable and satellite providers, movie studios, online media companies and brands to put video content on tablets, smart phones, connected TVs and PCs all over the world. With it's Big Data heritage and market-leading analytics, Ooyala delivers extremely personalized media experiences to all screens.
Working at Ooyala is fast-paced, fun, and challenging, and we thrive on innovation. Come join our team and help shape the future of TV.
Building high quality software is more than a skill - it’s a passion.
As an Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) at Ooyala you will work on one or more project teams and will be responsible for ensuring that the team is producing high quality software.  You will be actively developing tests and building/maintaining the automated test infrastructure.  You will be responsible for ensuring that all aspects of the project are tested and adhere to the Ooyala quality standards.
What you will do:

  • Review new feature requirements and designs
  • Work closely with team to define strategy for testing various components
  • Development of automated functional/integration/performance tests
  • Development of Test Plans and other Quality related documentation
  • Generation of code coverage reports
  • Identification and evaluation of tools (code coverage, performance, unit test, etc.)
  • Communicate and enforce best practices on the team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 3+ years of software development experience
  • 2+ years of test automation / API test development
  • 2+ years of linux experience
  • Excellent programming skills (C/C++, Java, Ruby, Scala, Go)
  • Excellent issue isolation, troubleshooting, and debugging skills
  • Solid understanding of QA methodologies and process
Impress us with:
  • Experience with big data or distributed systems
  • Experience with Apache Spark
  • Experience with scalability and load testing
  • Experience with analytics or data visualization
  • Experience with video technologies ( formats, DRM, transcoding, streaming, etc.)
  • Practical knowledge of Agile/Scrum
Ooyala delivers personalized video experiences across all screens and is a leader in video management, publishing, analytics and monetization. Ooyala’s integrated suite of technologies and services give content owners the power to expand audiences through deep insights that drive increased viewer engagement and revenue from video. 
Companies using Ooyala technology include Univision, Foxtel, Comedy Central, NBC Universal, Telstra, ESPN, Telegraph Media Group, Telefonica, The North Face, Rolling Stone, Dell, Sephora and Yahoo! Japan among others.

If this sounds like you, then go ahead, apply, and come work in the future!