Careers at Thuuz

Join Thuuz and revolutionize how people experience sports entertainment. We are a diverse team of sports fans and techies, looking for you to unleash your creativity and talents with us in providing a sports fan's nirvana.

Senior Python Developer (Automated Highlights)

Job Description

Lead the effort to extend our platform for generating automated, personalized highlights across all sports we cover:

  • Design and implement new backend services in Python on Linux/AWS.
  • Maintain and Develop front end tools based on Django.
  • Architect & implement solutions that integrate complex components involving video processing, feature extraction, and data generation.
  • Optimize capabilities and performance of existing tool pipeline.
  • Work closely with product management to design new product features.

Skills & Requirements

  • Expert in Python with demonstrated ability to master complex systems and identify and implement optimal enhancements.
  • Experience in C/C++ to support integrating existing internal and 3rd party components.
  • Extensive experience and passion for contributing as a full stack engineer preferred.
  • 5+ years in commercial application development with shipped products.
  • Experience with video processing strongly desirable.
  • Familiarity with computer vision would be helpful.
  • Desire to work for in a startup environment.
  • Eligible to work in United States.

Senior Python Developer (Thuuz Platform)

Job Description

Lead the effort to extend our platform into new sports, new features and meet growing demand:

  • Design and implement new backend services in Python on Linux/MySQL/AWS.
  • Work closely with product management to design new product features.
  • Architect & implement solutions to meet increased capacity and throughput requirements, including new technology evaluation and selection.
  • Optimize performance of existing services.

Skills & Requirements

  • Expert in Python & MySQL with demonstrated ability to implement large scale systems.
  • Extensive experience and passion for contributing as a full stack engineer preferred.
  • 5+ years in commercial application development with shipped products.
  • Experience with data extraction/analytics/sharding, computer vision, video processing desirable.
  • Desire to work in a startup environment.
  • Eligible to work in United States.

About Thuuz

Thuuz Sports has created a personalized sports entertainment platform that is being used by the biggest names in the sports entertainment industry - sports broadcasters, leagues, television service providers, and consumer electronics companies - to deliver an unparalleled sports experience to their subscribers, followers, and consumers.

Thuuz has created a suite of services for a wide spectrum of global sports, including Automated Highlight Reels and Condensed Games, Universal Red Zone, and the Ultimate Sports Guide. All of these services are based on our underlying technology platform that allows us to measure the excitement level of every play and every player throughout every moment of every game. We generate excitement ratings, dynamic headlines, and real-time alerts before, during, and after games and matches. For our Personalized Highlight Reels, we couple in real-time video analysis to create automated highlight reels of any duration consisting of a customized set of plays, players, styles, fantasy rosters, excitement profiles, themes and narratives. Truly a sports fan's nirvana. Truly disruptive to the sports industry.

Just blocks from beautiful downtown Palo Alto, we have an onsite basketball court, swimming pool and gym. And of course, a big screen TV with service from all major cable and satellite providers that we use to QA our product (and watch the occasional great game).

To apply, please send resume to jobs at thuuz dot com.