Azure Media Services is building its next generation platform to perform large scale live video ingestion and real-time AI powered video analytics. This new system will seamless spam both Cloud and Edge boundaries and will also integrate and power many other Azure services and Microsoft solutions, ultimately giving the power to the user to process their video signals wherever they are and provide real-time insights that can them be aggregated, searched and consumed by downstream applications.
Delivering on such promise is both challenging and exciting as it involves solving complex problems at many all levels on the stack, including general cloud distributed systems architecture, microservices and container orchestration, IoT, data storage, video protocols, image based and video based AI applications, etc. Moreover, unique aspects of live video processing, associated with real-time AI inferencing demand solutions that push the boundaries of existing technologies, requiring a mix innovative approaches associated with use of best available technologies from both Microsoft and open source communities.
These will further extend Azure Media Services which currently provides broadcast-quality video streaming services that can reach larger audiences on today’s most popular mobile devices. It successfully powered many high-profile events such as Olympics, World Cup and Super Bowl and it is the video processing platform behind Microsoft Stream, LinkedIn Live and Video Indexer.Responsibilities
The team offers a wide range of project opportunities which support increasing your skills and growing your career. Candidates must have an excellent track record of delivering and running services on the cloud, willingness to work on a fast paced, agile environment and have demonstrated ability to work well both independently and collectively in a team environment. You will be expected to demonstrate great sense of ownership which includes understanding customer scenarios, driving design and implementation and finally ensuring the successful delivery of the service and features.Qualifications
Cloud Background check:
Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include, but are not limited to the following specialized security screenings:
Microsoft Cloud Background Check:
This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud background check upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter.
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