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Video Codec Algorithm Engineer



Other Engineering
Posted on Wednesday, March 6, 2024

We are seeking a passionate Video Codec Algorithm Engineer to research and develop video compression algorithms/video encoder/decoder to improve real-time video quality and performance on Zoom video products.


  • Research on the latest video compression technologies

  • Possess strong skills in the areas of development and real-time implementation of video encoder/decoder

  • Design and implement video compression algorithm to improve the quality

  • Research and development on video quality measurement

  • Participate in the design and development of Zoom video products


  • Ph.D. or Master’s degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering or related field.

  • Excellent programming skills in C/C++, and Python.

  • Hands-on experience in video coding techniques (traditional method and deep learning method).

  • Strong experience with deep learning frameworks such as TensorFlow, PyTorch, Keras, etc.

  • Hands-on experience on deep learning structure (Transformer, CNN, RNN, etc.) optimization and acceleration

  • Solid knowledge of math, including linear algebra, numerical optimization, calculus, etc.

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

  • Strong analytical and research skills.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong team player.

  • The candidate needs to be based in Singapore or willing to relocate to Singapore.

Ways of Working
Our structured hybrid approach is centered around our offices and remote work environments. The work style of each role, Hybrid, Remote, or In-Person is indicated in the job description/posting.

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About Us
Zoomies help people stay connected so they can get more done together. We set out to build the best collaboration platform 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.

Our Commitment​
We believe that the unique contributions of all Zoomies is the driver of our success. To make sure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status. Zoom is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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