El Segundo, California

AT&T Mobility & Entertainment is looking for an entry-level, forward-thinking, innovative, and talented developer to join us in our El Segundo, CA offices. This position will work in an agile organization, developing and supporting the video platforms used to power DIRECTV and AT&T TV.  Our video teams span the full-stack spectrum, including front-end, back-end and mobile app development.  This platform includes many teams supporting the services, data processing, video processing, and advertising flows that makes the whole system work.  The candidate will be working on a high-visibility, fast paced team to work with other cross-functional business teams to implement high quality solutions and deliver value to our customers.

The successful candidate will be able to:

  • Develop software and systems to meet performance, scalability, reliability, and maintainability requirements.
  • Participate in design discussions about new features and approaches to implementing new services
  • Collaborate cross-functionally to analyze, develop, and implement end-to-end solutions.
  • Analyze performance metrics to find trends and come up with recommendations
  • Quickly build proof of concept demos to validate findings
  • Present results and recommendations clearly and concisely
  • Be familiar with software languages like Java, JavaScript, NodeJS, Go, Spring Boot, Python, Spark, React Native, container technologies like Docker/Kubernetes
  • Have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Electrical Engineering or equivalent experience


Experience with the following technologies are also desirable in the successful candidate:

  • Open source video encoding and packaging tools (ffmpeg, Shaka, Bento4)
  • Streaming video technologies (HLS, DASH, CMAF)
  • MPEG compression and transmission
  • Cloud infrastructure and technologies (AWS, Azure, serverless technologies)
  • TCP/UDP networking
  • App store development


AT&T and TPG signed an agreement to form a new entity, DIRECTV, which will own and operate AT&T’s U.S. video unit consisting of DIRECTV (consumer and business satellite services), AT&T TV and U-verse TV (excluding U-verse network assets). When the transaction closes, the job you are applying for will become part of the New DIRECTV.  Transaction is expected to close in the second half of 2021.  Until closing, this role will be a part of AT&T’s U.S. video unit. For more information, please click here.

El Segundo, California

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