Software Engineer Video

Engineering /
Full-Time /
A well-funded startup founded in San Francisco, our workforce includes a diverse collection of individuals located all across the country. Our first-of-its-kind platform combines secure video conferencing with a collection of intuitive tools developed for conducting remote, in-person, and hybrid legal proceedings.
By maintaining a dynamic work environment where employees collaborate and grow, we aim to modernize and transform the processes involved in court reporting, testimony management, trial preparation, use of video evidence, and more.
Join us in disrupting the legal industry and beyond while working alongside our talented team!
This position is fully remote.

Required Qualifications

    • Experience working with media containers, especially webm and mp4
    • Understanding of industry standard video and audio codecs, especially H265 and AV1
    • Creating pipelines for recording and playing back media from WebRTC sessions
    • Experience with Communications/Media protocols and standards, especially WebRTC
    • Knowledge about just in time video/audio packaging
    • Working with media data, i.e. editing EBML headers, adding sync frames or seek heads

Preferred Knowledge

    • Ability to multitask, troubleshoot, prioritize and manage time wisely
    • Interacts with various internal departments for day-to-day operations including weekly status meetings and systems development projects
    • Candidate must be highly motivated with proven problem solving and analytical skills and the ability to drive change

Ideal Candidate

    • Has a quiet and clean place to work from home
    • Strong work ethic, + experience with small-size teams
    • Strong communication and positive attitude 
    • Experience working in a remote environment


    • Competitive Salary and Comprehensive Benefits plan including medical, dental, vision, 401(k), life insurance and short-term disability
    • Five weeks of PTO/all Federal Holidays and Parental Leave
    • Generous Continued Education Allowance
    • Employee Stock Option Plan
    • Remote First Environment
    • An Open, Diverse, and Respectful Working Environment
Prevail Legal reserves the right to change this job description to meet the organization's business needs.

We can only hire US Citizens and cannot provide H1B Visa support.

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