Software Engineer - Live Video (WebRTC/RTMP)

Munich or Remote (Europe)
Full-time

About Strydal

We're building a technology platform which enables every fitness & well-being professional in the world to run a digital online business - it's the Shopify for fitness.

Strydal is a Munich-based early stage start-up with first funding in the transition from beta to scale phase.

About this position

As we start scaling our product, we're looking to extend our 7-people strong distributed team with a talented Software Engineer interested in building the future of home training. You’ll be working in a completely distributed team of 4 developers and 1 designer and, as an early joiner, you'll have profound impact on the product and tech architecture. A strong willingness to work independently, take ownership and contribute to decision making is crucial.


What you'll need to succeed

  • 5+ years of experience as a Software Engineer / Software Architect for web application
  • Experience building live video applications (WebRTC and/or RTMP)
  • Profound knowledge of backend & frontend web technologies in general
  • Ability to work independently in an ambitious, fast-paced team

Your responsibilities

  • Contribute to our Live-class product: a live-video solution for home training, including real-time remote interaction and animations
  • Create and deliver core features of our product on a weekly basis
  • Make architecture decisions related to Live-class across our entire system
  • Implement monitoring, testing & code-quality initiative to ensure the reliability of the product
  • Contribute to defining our working methods and processes as the team grows
  • (optional) Develop your leadership and people management skills

Our tech stack

  • Our web frontend is built with React
  • Our backend services are written primarily in Ruby (Rails)
  • Our infrastructure lives on AWS and Heroku
  • Real-time video built on top of WebRTC & WebSockets

Our offer to you

  • ESOP option: You have the option to personally be invested in the company and participate in its success.
  • The opportunity to have a measurable impact within a growing, mission-driven company
  • A flat hierarchy that embraces ownership and promotes creative freedom
  • Choose your working hours and routine — you know what works best for you
  • Work from wherever you want, while still being part of a very motivated team
  • Office budget so you can work from your favorite co-working space
  • A free Strydal membership for your own usage
To apply, please send your resume, cover letter and other relevant documents to jobs@strydal.com
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