PhD – Cloud Engineer R&D – M/F – DAC-CLOU

Our client is a leading online streaming and video provider who has been consistently selected as a leader in “Over the Top” streaming.

Current environment of virtual presence has offered a tremendous opportunity to the company which has seen double digit growth over the last 12 months.

It is headquartered in San Francisco CA, with offices in UK and France.

Engineering Team:

The Engineering team’s mission is to build a ubiquitous multimedia streaming platform that provides industry leading experience to users around the world.

It achieves excellence through innovation Quality, Commitment, Teamwork and hiring High Quality engineers.

As part of the global engineering expansion, the company is looking to build a center of Engineering excellence in France to expand its expertise in Hyper Scale cloud infrastructure, Video Encoding, Video Players, Web Frontend development and Testing and Automation.

About the role.

As part of the Hyper scale cloud infrastructure expansion, the company is building a global reach infrastructure that is fast and scalable to millions of users. The streaming platform is a full-service multi-tenant platform that includes, multi users, billing, content management, platform integration with value added providers and Open APIs.

It uses cutting edge technologies such a Function As A Service, Key Value Databases such as DynamoDB and Cassandra, Distributed caching, Indexing services such as Algolia, Elasticsearch, Cloud scale monitoring etc. Following projects are some of the projects this team will work on:

  • Multi tenancy and Multi user
  • Global scale cloud infrastructure monitoring
  • Performance and Scalability Enhancement at global scale
  • Billing and Multi currency support
  • Analytics 
  • DevOps enhancements


As an R&D Cloud Infrastructure Engineer, you will be taking charge of Architecting, Designing and Optimizing theplatform to serve the growing needs. You will also be responsible for providing strategic technical suggestions to the VP Engineering who is located in San Francisco.

Hence you are fluent in English (both written and spoken) to be able to communicate with your colleagues and your management abroad (especially in the US).


  • You have at least 3+ years’ experience in Cloud infrastructure
  • You have designed and implemented cloud infrastructure
  • You are an expert in at least 1 of the following cloud infrastructure technologies: Microservices, Lambda, Databases, REST , Caching, Persistent Queues, Event handling at large scale, Billing etc..
  • You have experience in major cloud provider platforms such as AWS, Google Cloud Platform, Azure etc..
  • You have expertise in monitoring and performance benchmarking of cloud infrastructure and use of Timeseries databases.
  • You have passion for video streaming and huge plus (though not mandatory) having prior experience in Video streaming

Location : France / Nantes

If you are graduated from a PhD and have never been hired under permanent contract / CDI after your thesis (mandatory to fill the CIR requirements), then don’t hesitate to apply and send us your resume and cover letter to : with reference DAC-CLOU