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Software Engineer - Backend at fuboTV
New York City, NY, US
Who are we?

fuboTV is a rapidly growing video streaming startup (backed by many of the world's largest media companies) that is reinventing live television for the cord cutting era.

Originally founded as a streaming Soccer service, we have grown to over 60,000 paying subscribers, and expanded our mission to providing the best live streaming experience on the planet.



About the Role:

fuboTV is looking for exceptional Backend Software Engineers with a passion for crafting simple systems that solve complex problems.

As a Software Engineer on our Backend Services Team, you will get to build highly-available systems, ingest troves of data, and help power our cutting edge experiences on Android, iOS, Web, Roku, and Xbox. fuboTV's backend team has a unique opportunity to build and continuously improve greenfield services.

We are looking for Software Engineers who care about code quality, uptime, performance, continuous deployment, SOLID design principles, test-driven development, and agile (with a lowercase “a”) methodologies.

Our tech stack:

Go/Golang with govendor
Docker and Kubernetes
Redis, MongoDB, and PostgreSQL


fuboTV Software Engineers have the following responsibilities:

Architect, design, develop, test, maintain and improve software systems
Collaborate with other engineers and members of the fuboTV team to determine priorities and best practices, and refine functional requirements


All fuboTV Backend Software Engineers must:

Have 4+ years of experience in delivering working software
Write clean, well-tested code
Be familiar with REST APIs and SQL
Have mastery of at least one modern backend stack, with a willingness to learn new technologies and methodologies
Have an interest or experience in Go, message queues, and/or microservices


The ideal candidate will also:

Enjoy working in a fast-moving startup environment in which individual contributors are trusted and depended upon to set technical direction
Believe that work-life balance is a characteristic of highly functioning engineering teams
Enjoy learning new things and sharing knowledge with coworkers
Take the initiative in identifying and removing roadblocks
Be a pleasure to work with in a professional environment
Be comfortable giving and receiving honest feedback
Be unafraid of failure
Enjoy disrupting the status quo