Embedded Engineering Lead - Streaming

San Mateo, California /
Engineering – Software - Cameras /
Full-Time
Who We Are
At Verkada, we’re rethinking what it means to be physically safe. Designed with simplicity in mind, we currently offer five product lines (video security cameras, access control, environmental sensors, alarms and visitor management), which provide seamless visibility through an integrated secure cloud-based software platform. Over 9,700+ organizations worldwide trust Verkada as their physical security layer for easier management, frictionless scalability and cutting-edge innovation. But this is just the beginning. We envision a world in which security systems feel as seamless and modern as the organizations they protect and our enterprise solution becomes a model for not just business security, but public security as well.

Our streaming team features strong software engineering talent with a lot of expertise in video streaming. Video streaming is obviously at the core of what we do as a video security company. We invest heavily in our streaming experience to ensure that we are providing our customers with the best streaming experience possible for both live video and historical video.

Responsibilities:

    • Be the lead on the streaming team for all things embedded.
    • Lead code reviews, debugging, and bug fixes.
    • Experiment/test with new development boards.
    • Make regular contributions to existing code base to push new features OTA on a frequent basis.
    • Collaborate with senior leadership to define new specs for future products.

Requirements

    • BS in Computer Science (or similar degree). 
    • 8+ years of experience working on Linux development as a Software Engineer.
    • Proficient in C. Go and Python are nice to have.
    • Experience working in an agile team environment.
    • Familiar with Linux servers, Linux device drivers, Linux kernel patches, secure operating systems and security focused programming.
    • Preferred experience working with embedded Linux, cameras, video codecs and processing.

Perks & Benefits:

    • Generous company paid medical, dental & vision insurance coverage 
    • Unlimited paid time off & 11 companywide paid holidays 
    • Wellness allowance 
    • Commuter benefits 
    • Healthy lunches and dinners provided daily 
    • Generous paid parental leave policy & fertility benefits  
Verkada is an equal opportunity employer. We strive to be a welcoming place for everyone, and we do our best to make sure all people feel supported and connected at work. A big part of that effort is support for members and allies of our internal communities like Women at Verkada, Pride at Verkada, Multicultural at Verkada and Parents at Verkada.