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Video Algorithm Researcher (Israel)

Cloudinary helps thousands of websites and mobile applications to manage billions of images and videos.

We are looking for a researcher to help us take our video processing capabilities to the next level. You should be able to quickly dive into new technologies and make contributions in the field of video compression and processing.


  • Improve video experience by optimizing video codecs
  • Build and improve video processing algorithms to efficiently compress video at high quality
  • Build and improve video processing algorithms for video manipulation, scene understanding, effects and more
  • Keep up-to-date with the state of the art in codec technologies.
  • Scale a fast growing platform that serves billions of images and videos.
  • Join a team of industry veterans and help architect and build the next generation of our service.
  • Tackle some of the most challenging problems in online video management today.


  • MSc or PhD in Engineering, Computer Science, or related field.
  • 5+ years Algorithm research and development.
  • 4+ years experience in video streaming/processing.
  • Experience with video and audio codec standards such as H.264, VP8, AAC
  • Experience with at least one of FFmpeg/x264/x265/libvpx/avconv/gstreamer
  • Excellent programming skills, and also the capability of modifying the existing solutions for fast prototyping.
  • Great communication skills with tech and non-tech alike.
  • Bonus - Experience with hardware accelerated video processing
  • Bonus - Experience with container formats, transmuxing and streaming protocols (DASH/HLS)

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