"Do you want a totally independent role? Do you want to shape the future of streaming and TV services? Do you want your opinions to count, and Java is your second “mother tongue”? Then this role could be the right fit for you!”
At 24i, we create, deploy and power the TV streaming apps used by millions of people globally to watch the live and on-demand content that they love. Our end-to-end streaming solutions cover everything from transcoding the video and managing the metadata to perfecting the user experience on mobile phones, tablets, web browsers, Smart TVs, set-top boxes and streaming devices like Apple TV and Roku. Our customers include OTT services like Broadway HD and Pure Flix, broadcasters like RTE and NPO, and Pay TV companies like Vodafone Iceland, Delta, Telenor, Waoo, Swisscom, Fiber and KPN.
Founded in the Netherlands, we now have 200+ staff spread across offices in Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Helsinki, Madrid, Brno, Bath and California. An open and trust-based culture flourishes at 24i. New technology is in our DNA.
IMPORTANT BEFORE YOU APPLY: This position is only applicable if you are in possession of EU citizenship.
What will your responsibilities be?
As a senior Java backend developer, you will be the backend Tech Lead in our offices in Kgs. Lyngby. You will help 24i build, extend and enhance our TV & Streaming platform, fokusOn, which allows global content owners and operators to deliver Movies, Series, TV channels and more to anyone, anywhere on almost any device. You’ll be responsible for coding, fixing, integrating, debugging, documenting and testing our solutions in close cooperation with other team members, product managers and our customers.
Our goal is to make this the most open and extensible platform of its kind in the market. We have recently migrated fokusOn to the cloud, creating a fully managed TV as a Service (TVaaS) solution, FokusOnTV which launched in August 2022.
A big part of your role will be to act as the backend Tech Lead as we continue to migrate elements of our on-premises solution to the new cloud architecture. Microservices are our buzzword!
Who are you, and what competencies should you have?
You are a self-starter. You are both a leader and a team player. You know how to get things done. You are proactive, outgoing and have the desire to drive our architecture. You have passion for the cloud and know the backend inside and out. It’s in your nature to share your knowledge and insights with others. You take a constructive approach to problem solving. You’re a fighter – meeting deadlines and achieving the company goals are vital to you.
You thrive in a dynamic context with exciting technical challenges. You are eager to learn more and take pride in delivering quality software. Our software sets the bar for streaming user experience, an ever-changing field of shifting user trends and new technologies and you’ll be excited to be a part of this cutting-edge work.
You have at least 6 years of full-time experience in backend development, and it would be a bonus if you have acted in a similar role before. You have a degree in software development or similar, or equivalent experience. You must be fluent in English.
At least six years of experience with the following technologies is required* or helpful:
Hibernate and Spring / Spring boot
Docker* and Kubernetes
MySql* and NoSql databases
Messaging systems (ActiveMQ)
Streaming (HLS, MPEG-DASH)
Full-Time position in our Kgs. Lyngby office
Salary matching your experience
A fun, informal atmosphere with great colleagues
Room for your own ideas and lots of responsibility, relationships based on trust
An informal culture with the freedom to balance work and private life
Flexible working hours
Continued professional development opportunities
6 weeks of holiday + extra Birthday day off
Free mobile, broadband and laptop
Canteen with buffet
5% pension contribution
Fruit, snacks and beverages in the office
Team buildings and social events - what do you like to do in your free time? Cinema and dinner events? Paintball? GoCarting? OK, let’s do it together!
Massages in the office
Per agreement, as soon as possible.
Our values are Innovation, Ambition and Trust, Customer focus, Financial and social responsibility, and DAILY HAPPINESS.
This job comes with several perks and benefits
Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.
Enjoy a free catered lunch with your colleagues, every day.
Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.
Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.
Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.
Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.