BECOME PART OF OUR FAMILY

Contribute to our portfolio companies’ success by browsing open positions below.


Back End Software Developer-Professional Services at Kaltura
Ramat Gan, IL / Tel Aviv, IL

DESCRIPTION

Kaltura’s mission is to power any video experience. A recognized leader in the Cloud TV, OVP (Online Video Platform), EdVP (Education Video Platform) and EVP (Enterprise Video Platform) markets, Kaltura has emerged as the fastest growing video platform.

Kaltura is deployed globally in thousands of enterprises, media companies, service providers and educational institutions and engages hundreds of millions of viewers at home, at work, and in school. The company is committed to its core values of openness, flexibility, and collaboration, and is the initiator and backer of the world's leading open-source video management project, which is home to more than 150,000 community members.

Our customers include major service providers and media companies such as Vodafone, HBO, Viacom and Turner, leading enterprises such as MetLife, SAP and Novartis, as well as hundreds of global educational institutions, including Harvard, Columbia, NYU and the University of Michigan. 

We like to think of ourselves as a cool, fun and talented group of professionals looking to create cutting-edge technology that is open source and available to all.

Kaltura is a fast-paced environment where standards are high and initiative is always encouraged. We currently have approx. 500 employees across offices in New York, London, Sao Paolo, Singapore, and Tel Aviv, and we are growing rapidly including positions all over the world.

Working at Kaltura comes with many benefits, starting from fun daily breakfast spreads, cool happy hours, and off-site team events, all the way through a flexible work environment that encourages work-life-balance, true openness to internal mobility and relocation, a community involvement team, and even LGBTQ rights, refer-a-friend perks, and a newly launched paternity leave policy.

REQUIREMENTS

The Professional Services group at Kaltura is responsible for the development of bespoke video platform solutions to meet the business goals of Kaltura’s largest and most sophisticated clients. As a back end developer within Professional Services, you will create and enhance software that enables our team to meet our clients’ needs: including process automation systems, content lifecycle management tools, and monitoring infrastructure. You will also develop backend infrastructure to enhance Kaltura’s integrations with third-party systems that interact with our clients’ content. Finally, as a member of Kaltura's Professional Services team, you will have the opportunity to be a trusted consultant to technical leaders at major clients, including Fortune 500 companies and leading startups: providing technical training and consulting services.

 

A successful software developer at Kaltura is a technologist who possesses a balance of technical depth, creative problem-solving ability, and strong interpersonal skills. You will work with a diverse group of Professional Services team members to understand their pain points and process challenges. Working with your team, you will design robust, predictable, and extensible tools to support their day-to-day work. This is a unique opportunity to work closely with engaged stakeholders and see the impact of your work on a daily basis.

 

As a software engineer at Kaltura, you will be a part of a large engineering community within both our Core/R&D and Professional Services divisions. This is a multi-faceted and self-determined role. You will have broad control over your technology stack, technical architecture, and deployment methodology.

 

Minimum Qualifications

·      Undergraduate degree in Computer Science or similar field, or equivalent work experience.

·      Demonstrated software development experience in a fast-paced environment. 1-3 years of minimal experience required.

·      Ability to analyze process problems and user workflows, and design creative solutions that improve outcomes (speed, accuracy, reliability, etc.)

·      Write clean, robust, and maintainable code. At Kaltura, we speak PHP, JavaScript, and Ruby. Other languages are welcome if they are right for the job. Scripting skills in Python are a plus.

·      Experience with Continuous Integration tools (e.g. Jenkins).

·      Ability to write software that integrates with a wide range of modern services, from AWS to Salesforce.

·      Excellent written and spoken English.

 

Advantages

·      Frontend development experience and/or experience designing user interfaces.

·      Background in business analysis, user experience research, or usability.

·      Proven experience working in a client-facing team.

·      Experience with PHP Zend framework.

·      Experience working in a Scrum team.