Video Players Software Engineer in Barcelona

Rakuten TV

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Job Description

Rakuten TV is looking for a proactive and resilient software developer to be part of our video players team.

The position

You’ll work closely with our engineers, designers and product managers to bring the best cinema experience to the home of our customers. It includes solving complex problems, working with international partners testing and delivering their prototypes, thinking about the best architecture of our apps in order to be testable and scalable, etc.

  • You will be part of the end-to-end lifecycle of features, from concept to deployment (and maintenance :P).

  • Part of an experimented team made by developers, QA engineers, designers and product owners.

  • Your code will be executed by millions of customers every month.

What we expect from you

  • At least 3 years working on players/frontend side, experience working with a dynamic product that requires changes almost every day

  • Good coding practices is a must: we prefer quality over quantity.

  • Experience working with scrum and agile methodologies.

  • Believe in a very good testing strategy is a must.

  • You are comfortable researching new technologies and/or looking for the optimal solution.


  • Working experience with javascript is a must (We work with React but it’s something you can learn if you don’t have experience)

  • Working experience with Unit Testing,

  • Knowledge of DRMs and working experience with protected videos and its players Media streaming and streaming protocols knowledge: DASH, Smooth Streaming, HLS, etc

​Skills required:

  • Working experience with JavaScript is a must

  • Working experience with Unit Testing,

  • Player Developer Encoding/Transcoding

  • Dash, HLS, SmoothStreaming

  • DRM(Widevine, Fairplay, PlayReady

  • New features development.

  • Debugging, bug fixing

  • would be interested in relocation to Barcelona?

Experience Our Rakuten TV Benefits

·        Health Insurance/Meal coupon/ Transport card

·        Attractive Relocation package (if applicable)

·        Free movie vouchers

·        Flexible working environment

·        Free Language online classes – Spanish and English

·        weekly - All hands meet.

·        Team Building activities.


About Rakuten TV

  • Media

  • Barcelona, Spain

  • 200-500

  • 2017


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