Glynn Capital
Glynn Capital

Video Codec Engineer - New Grad



San Francisco Bay Area, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, September 28, 2023

You will join the Video Engineering team as a Video Codec Algorithm and Software Developer where you are going to develop the core video technology for Zoom's products!


  • Research on latest video compression technologies

  • Design and prototype new algorithms in software video codec

  • Evaluate and potentially integrate leading industry hardware codec

  • Research and development on video quality measurement

  • Participate in design and development of Zoom video products

Required Skills:

  • Ph.D. candidate or Masters in engineering fields such as Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Applied Mathematics a related STEM field with an expectation that degree will be obtained by July 2024 or earlier

  • Experienced programming skills and proficient with C/C++ and Python.

  • Knowledge of image and video compression and processing

  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills

  • Excellent communication (both oral, written, and interpersonal)

Bonus Qualifications:

  • Familiar with video coding standards such as H.264, HEVC, AV1.

  • Familiar with multimedia streaming/data processing flow

  • Familiar with deep learning frameworks such as TensorFlow, PyTorch, Keras, Caffe

  • Experience on CNN network structure optimization and acceleration

Salary Range or On Target Earnings:





In addition to the base salary and/or OTE listed Zoom has a Total Direct Compensation philosophy that takes into consideration; base salary, bonus and equity value.

Information about Zoom’s benefits is on our careers page here.

Note: Starting pay will be based on a number of factors and commensurate with qualifications & experience.

We also have a location based compensation structure; there may be a different range for candidates in this and other locations.

About Us

Zoomies help people stay connected so they can get more done together. We set out to build the best video product for the enterprise, and today help people communicate better with products like Zoom Contact Center, Zoom Phone, Zoom Events, Zoom Apps, Zoom Rooms, and Zoom Webinars.

We’re problem-solvers, working at a fast pace to design solutions with our customers and users in mind. Here, you’ll work across teams to deliver impactful projects that are changing the way people communicate and enjoy opportunities to advance your career in a diverse, inclusive environment.

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