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Video Encoding Software Engineer
Bitmovin Bitmovin is looking for a Software Engineer to join our Video Encoding Team. We’re building the Bitmovin Video Encoding service, a massively distributed video encoding system that runs anywhere. The ideal candidate will already have significant programming experience and a strong passion to learn and develop new skills. Our goal is to help you grow and provide you all resources required to be successful in contributing to the team’s success.
European Space Agency You will be required to carry out a diverse range of support tasks such as: algorithmic definition, development and validation, involving software, hardware and system constraints. These tasks are expected to address processing functions focusing on data compression/reduction, payload performance (image quality) and data analysis.
Principal Video Systems Engineer, Research
Brightcove, Inc. Brightcove Research is a team of highly motivated, fast-paced, and highly skilled researchers with expertise in video compression, video processing, and video delivery systems. We develop highly innovative, state of the art technologies for use in future Brightcove products. Our work also results in contributions to relevant standards and industry organizations (ISO/IEC MPEG, JVET, SMPTE, DASH-IF, UHDF, CTA WAVE, etc.), patent applications, and publications in peer-reviewed conferences and journals. We seek candidates with the following qualifications and responsibilities: * Research, design, and implement innovative technologies for improving end-to-end performance of large-scale OTT media delivery system. Examples may include improved methods for dynamic selection/configuration of CDNs, distribution of traffic between CDNs, dynamic packaging, dynamic filtering of manifests, using AI/ML techniques for system-level optimizations, etc. * Conduct validation studies, including staging deployments and collecting statistics from relevant components of the system (CDNs, players, cloud and edge platforms) confirming improvements of the proposed methods; * Assist with transition of validated technologies from research to production; * Actively follow evolutions of CDNs, edge computing platforms, P2P offloading, and other platforms and technologies relevant to OTT video delivery; * Actively follow and contribute to evolution of relevant standards (MPEG DASH, CMAF, ISOBMFF, WebRTC, QUIC, etc.); * Document and present the results in various forms, such as standards contributions, publications, technical white papers, patent applications, etc.
Video Engineer, Research Intern
Brightcove, Inc. Brightcove Research is a team of highly motivated, fast-paced, and highly skilled researchers with expertise in video compression, video processing, and video delivery systems. We develop highly innovative, state of the art technologies for use in future Brightcove products. Our work also results in contributions to relevant standards and industry forums (ISO/IEC/MPEG, JVET, SMPTE, DASH-IF, UHDF, CTA WAVE, etc.), patent applications, and publications in peer-reviewed conferences and journals. We seek candidates with the following qualifications and responsibilities: * Research, design, and implement innovative video pre-processing techniques for improved efficiency of video encoding. These may include noise reduction, film-grain detection, removal and synthesis, perceptual pre-filtering, etc. * Research, design, and implement innovative encoder-level optimization techniques (rate control, optimized quantization, mode decisions, etc.) * Research, design, and implement innovative coding techniques for future video codecs, such as VVC and AI/ML-based compression; * Conduct subjective quality assessment tests, and/or automated tests using properly selected objective metrics and a comparison process; * Document and present the new algorithms and implementations in various forms, such as standards contributions, publications, technical white papers, patent applications, etc.
Senior Software Engineer
Beamr Beamr is seeking a Senior Software Engineer with knowledge in HW and GPU to join our team in Saint-Petersburg (Russia), and help develop and optimize video processing and compression tools.
Responsibilities: * Work closely with fellow team members, product, and QA to optimize current features and develop new ones * Participate in development and implementation of algorithms for video analysis and compression * Port algorithms to different HW platforms including GPU and FPGA
Requirements: * Degree in mathematics, physics, computer science, or electrical engineering. * At least 5 years of experience in video processing and compression * Experience in assembler, GPU or FPGA programming * Fluency in C/C++ * Ability to meet deadlines and commitments in a fast paced environment. * Good English level writing with ability to read technical literature and large volumes of technical papers.
Nice to Have: * Experience with algorithmic and assembler optimization. * Experience with video processing tools (FFMpeg, OpenCV, x.264, x.265). * Familiarity with video compression standards (H.264, HEVC, VP9, AV1). * Mathematics background.
What we offer: * Competitive salary depending on experience (discussable, but definitely above industry average). * Work in a friendly professional team. Absolutely no bureaucracy in our working process. * An energetic atmosphere that encourages the free exchange of ideas and opinions with a focus on professional growth. * Comfortable office (open 24/7) with snacks, tea and coffee. * Free parking near the office, which is also close to the metro station. * Medical insurance. * Flexible working schedule. * English classes in the office. * Informal company events. * Possible travel with business trips and professional conferences in the US or Israel.
Sigmedia.tv , Trinity College Dublin We are looking for two research fellows to join our group in video processing at Trinity College www.sigmedia.tv. The project is awarded from the Disruptive Technology initiative in Ireland involving work with ML for transcoder optimisation and video analysis/enhancement for surveillance applications. You will be working at the junction between high quality content production and video streaming in a group led by an Oscar winner.
Electronic Engineering, Trinity College Dublin This is an academic post suitable for a recent PhD holder in the area of video processing. We are building a new course in computational engineering and the Teaching fellow will assist the coordinator in delivering computational modules like computational methods and motion picture engineering.
Systems Engineer Media
RTL Mediengruppe Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland, with its 14 strong channel brands and TVNOW streaming service, is Germany's leading provider of video content. As well as TVNOW, the Group's digital brands include news service ntv and general interest portal RTL.de. With its vast portfolio of channels as well as audio and online offerings, Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland addresses a broad spectrum of target groups, all with one objective: to always strive to provide the best content and innovative technologies for viewers, users and customers. The focus here is on innovation in terms of content production and distribution, by working with own production units like RTL STUDIOS and RTL NEWS and bundling broadcasting, production and software development operations through CBC (Cologne Broadcasting Center).
CBC is looking for experts in the area of large-scale video transcoding and adaptive streaming solutions. You will be working closely within an agile team of VOD and live-streaming professionals.
Your ideal profile: - Knowledge of codecs, MPEG-DASH, HLS as well as programming skills in Golang, Python or Kotlin - Experience in video processing and transcoding such as FFmpeg, x264, x265 or aomenc - Experience in cloud technologies (AWS, Azure, K8s, etc.) - Interest in big data and opportunities for machine learning applications - Passionate to learn something new every day and to further develop your skills
PhD Positions in Multimedia Signal Processing
Instituto de Telecomunicações, Instituto Superior Técnico Research grants associated to a yearly renewable contract that includes an experimental period of 6 months. The research grant consists of a tax-free stipend of 1064€ per month for PhD positions. The candidates must fulfill the following conditions: • Preference will be given to candidates knowledgeable in visual compression, computer vision, quality assessment and machine learning fields. • Strong motivation to perform research and to participate in a rich and stimulating project as well as to advance state-of-the-art through the publication of results in international conferences and peer reviewed journals. • Fluent in English and with good skills in technical writing and presenting. • Good programming skills (Python, C/C++) are required. The selected candidates will be supervised by Prof. João Ascenso. The candidates will join a team of staff and PhD students where intense research and development activities in the image processing, quality assessment and coding fields are carried out. The candidates will need to enroll in a PhD program at University of Lisbon, Instituto Superior Técnico (https://tecnico.ulisboa.pt). Send a detailed curriculum vitae with transcripts, motivation letter (or research statement) and some recommendation letters (if available) to firstname.lastname@example.org
VIDEO CODING SYSTEM ARCHITECT
Fraunhofer IIS You have a vision about future directions in 2D video coding? You like to design technologies that are ready to conquer the world?
Then join our institute and contribute to the growth of our video activities. As video has a huge contribution on the overall Internet traffic, its efficient representation is of utmost importance. Based on existing video coding specifications such as VVC, you will be responsible to identify algorithmic and architectural potentials for improvement. For maximum impact, you will identify synergies with our existing technologies in audio coding and 6 DoF imaging. In collaboration with a team, you will then implement and evaluate promising coding approaches.
What we expect from you A scientific degree (Master, PHD or equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering Sciences, Media Technologies or a related subject Expertise in machine learning or signal processing Solid practical experience with video coding algorithms Experience in using C++ and/or Python English for working in an international team
VIDEO CODING APPLICATION ENGINEER & PRODUCT MANAGER
Fraunhofer IIS Your passion is to bring innovative technologies into the market? You like communicating to potential customers, identifying their needs and proposing them suitable solutions?
Then join our institute and contribute to the growth of our video activities Our mission is to invent novel technologies for 2D and 6DoF video coding that have a huge impact for our customers. To this end, you are responsible to identify the needs of customers and markets. You will establish a network to industry representatives and maintain a continuous communication to identify their needs. Thanks to your technical background, you are able to propose them tailored solutions in cooperation with a team of scientists. By attending events and observing markets, you identify high potential business opportunities to which our video coding developments should be focused.
What we expect from you A scientific degree (Master, PHD or equivalent) in Electronics, Computer Science, Natural Science, Engineering Science, or a related subject Enthusiasm for business development and for serving customer needs Passionate team player Solid know-how in video coding Sound command of English for working in an international team
Deep Learning Approaches for 3D+t Microscopy Image Analysis(PostDoc) (f/m/d)
RWTH Aachen University The Juniorprofessorship for Biomedical Image Processing associated with the Institute of Imaging and Computer Vision at RWTH Aachen University invites applications for a PostDoc position in the area of Deep Learning and Image Analysis for 2D and 3D+t Microscopy Image Analysis. See linked PDF for more information. We look forward to your application!
Video Compression Senior Software Dev. Engineer
AWS Elemental As a Senior Video Compression Development Engineer, you will write great code to process our customers’ video and metadata. You’ll work on cutting edge compression technologies like VVC, AV1, VP9, HEVC, high dynamic range video, and enhancement filters. You will work on a focused team with clear leadership and a direct ability to solve our customers’ problems and enable their success. Your work will have a broad reach. Your code will process thousands of video streams around the world, and the final output will be enjoyed by millions of viewers. The full resources of Amazon Web Services are available to us and the only limit is our imagination.