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Senior Software Development Engineer - Backend

Hotstar, Mumbai, Maharashtra

Watch TV Shows, Movies, Live Cricket Matches & News Online


About the Role

At Hotstar, we have over 100 million users and capture close to a billion click stream messages daily. The engineering team at Hotstar is at the centre of the action and is responsible for creating unmatched user experience. Our engineers solve real life complex problems and create compelling experiences for our customers.
 
In this role, you will build infrastructure to process and stream video at scale. You will work closely with our product team to build new and compelling experiences for our customers!
 
The pace of our growth is incredible – if you want to tackle hard and interesting problems at scale, and create an impact within an entrepreneurial environment, join us!

Your Key Responsibilities

  • You will build robust, secure and scalable micro-services to power Hotstar applications
  • You will be responsible to implement RESTful services with a metric-driven API Gateway
  • You will take ownership to build scalable, reliable and performant code that complies with our internal code guidelines
  • You will influence how we build individual features and products, and bring in best practices and patterns that can be used for engineering lifecycle
  • You will be driving architecture and design discussions and will be responsible to run and maintain good infrastructure

What to Bring

  • B.Tech/ B.E. in Computer Science from a reputed college or related technical discipline with 4-8 years of experience in software development with strong expertise in Java
  • Experience with reactive programming
  • Experience in building RESTful APIs with monitoring, fault tolerance and metrics
  • Exposure to relational and NoSQL databases (Cassandra,Redis, DynamoDB)
  • Exposure to server-side services using ElasticSearch and ESB - Camel, ActiveMQ
  • Experience in JEE, Spring, Hibernate
  • Knowledge of AJAX and Javascript/scripting language
  • Strong experience with AWS Stack

About Hotstar

About us Hotstar is one of the fastest growing video-on-demand services in the world. Our sophisticated video streaming technology and attention to detail on user experience across multiple devices makes us the top video destination for TV Shows, Movies, and LIVE Sports. With 85,000 hours of content in 8 languages, 100 Million downloads in a year, and a rapidly exploding watch time, our mission is to revolutionize Internet entertainment and become the largest personalized television service in the world.

Want to learn more about Hotstar? Visit Hotstar's website.