Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Meet Richard Tom, VP, Platform Tech at Hulu and Best Job Ever’s Veronica Belmont

1,061 views

Published on

Published in: Technology, Business
  • Login to see the comments

Meet Richard Tom, VP, Platform Tech at Hulu and Best Job Ever’s Veronica Belmont

  1. 1. with Veronica Belmont<br />presented by<br />How to get “the best job ever” engineering for streaming and content on the web?<br />Meet Richard Tom, CTO<br />
  2. 2. best job ever<br />Best Job Ever knows that all tech pros have a job in mind that they’d kill for. <br />Well, some people actually have those jobs and Best Job Ever is giving you an inside look at the coolest positions at the coolest companies.<br />
  3. 3. hulu<br />Hulu views itself first and foremost as a tech start-up. <br />Employees value the development, engineering and technology that drives the video service more than anything.<br />
  4. 4. life at hulu<br />Start-up mentality.<br />Developers are innovators.<br />Work in a small, fast-paced environment, so projects are always changing.<br />New employees begin to build right away. <br />Work in unified team of 3-4 on a variety of platforms.<br />
  5. 5. best job ever…<br />Getting content in from disparate sources.<br />Transcoding.<br />Normalizing metadata and trying to get it up and published.<br />Developers are versatile.<br />85% Java Script.<br />
  6. 6. advice from richard tom<br />Be able to move easily between languages and learn new ones.<br />Simulate the end-user experience to build and improve products.<br />In an interview, focus on the technical aspects of your past and knowledge.<br />Show a passion for coding.<br />
  7. 7. best job ever<br />Want to learn more about why working at Hulu is the best job ever? http://on.dice.com/lmE1rg.<br />Looking to explore other hot tech companies with cool jobs?  Check out dice.com/bestjobever.<br />

×