Software Engineer - Streaming Team

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Software Engineer - Streaming Team

Join TIDAL's Streaming Team


You will be part of the Streaming Team, working to provide TIDAL users the best playback experience possible. The team is responsible for transcoding, packaging, securing and delivering the audio and video content available in TIDAL.

As a member of the TIDAL Streaming Team, you will:

  • Develop and improve our video/audio transcoding solution
  • Design and build On-The-Fly packaging and encryption solutions
  • Enhance our java backend services with new features and functionality
  • Work tightly together with our app dev teams, making sure the entire playback ecosystem rocks!

This might be for you if you:

  • Have excellent software development and design skills
  • Have professional experience or interest in streaming media technologies
  • Are comfortable in a fast-paced environment that continuously embraces the latest technologies and techniques

Our technology stack:

  • Java/Python/C++
  • Streaming technologies and codecs, e.g HLS, DASH, CMAF, H264, VP9, FLAC, AAC
  • FFmpeg
  • Digital Rights Management
  • Content Delivery Networks
  • AWS (EC2, S3, DynamoDB etc)

What we offer:

  • We have a tight-knit team with many individuals who are passionate about technology and design.
  • We focus on teamwork and creativity, and ALL ideas count. Thus you have the possibility to imprint your craftsmanship in our product.
  • Cool new offices in central Oslo (Grünerløkka), walking distance to public transportation, cafés, parks, restaurants, gyms and Akerselva.
  • Remuneration consists of salary, pension, insurance and more company benefits
  • Our strength is diversity. The TIDAL team represents more than 20 different countries. The company language is English.


TIDAL is a global music and entertainment platform that brings artists and fans together through unique music and content experiences and is currently available in 52 countries.

TIDAL has over 50 million songs in the catalog and over 200,000 high quality videos, offering passionate music fans both a premium and high fidelity CD sound quality, along with high resolution video, and expertly curated content.

TIDAL has the commitment of artist owners that believe in creating a more sustainable model for the music industry. The founding TIDAL artist-owners are Alicia Keys, Arcade Fire (Win Butler and Regine Chassagne), Beyoncé, Calvin Harris, Coldplay, Daft Punk, Deadmau5, Jack White, Jason Aldean, J. Cole, Kanye West, Madonna, Nicki Minaj, Rihanna, Shawn "JAY-Z" Carter, Damian Marley, Indochine, Lil Wayne, and Usher.