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Manager, Software Engineering

Full-Time at Hulu Santa Monica, Hulu Seattle, Hulu Chicago, Hulu New York, Hulu San Antonio Req ID: P001122-R0009253

Drive the Experience

As a member of our lean and agile tech teams, you'll be one of the people driving the experience, connecting viewers with the stories they love. Whether they're watching on desktop, on mobile, or in the living room, we're perfecting every line of code so our viewers' experience is unparalleled. Here you can work through the full life cycle of development utilizing the latest and greatest tech. And your work and efforts will actually be seen and enjoyed by our viewers — from the Oscars to the Super Bowl and countless streaming hours in between.

Darshana Hulu Santa Monica Darshana
I feel proud to be a part of continuing to evolve our successful product and seeing it change over the last five years.

The part you’ll play and
preparation for your role.

Hulu is the leading premium streaming service offering live and on-demand TV and movies, with and without commercials, both in and outside the home. Operating at the intersection of entertainment and technology, Hulu has a unique opportunity to be the number one choice for TV. We captivate and connect viewers with the stories they love, and we're looking for people who are passionate about redefining TV through innovation, unconventional thinking, and embracing fun. Join us and see what Hulugan life is all about.


As a manager in Developer Platform Engineering (DPE), you will help cultivate an environment where people can do their best work through critical thinking, coaching, and career advocacy. You will lead the delivery and quality of your team’s commitments to its customers and collaborate across the organization to ensure appropriate prioritization. You should have a passion for engineering mentorship, team building, and empathy-driven development.

Within DPE the Production Engineering team is responsible for ensuring that Hulu’s technology stack is able to deliver an extraordinary user experience even under increasingly large traffic loads. You have a great opportunity to have an impact on the design of high traffic, multi-region web services across all the engineering teams at Hulu.


  • Lead a team of hardworking engineers that are crafting, building, and maintaining large-scale web service.
  • Work with, support, and mentor engineers
  • You will scale a framework and datastores that run 1MM+ containers
  • Deploy a traffic management fabric for external and internal routing that connects 1000+ microservices
  • Lead the team and champion internal mesh solutions like Istio
  • Design and implement advanced CI/CD pipelines to do automated performance analysis and bandwidth planning
  • Gain a deep understanding of the end to end service architecture of Hulu
  • Advocate for scaling and reliability standard methodologies across the Hulu development teams
  • Be responsible for the operations of the team's services to ensure stability and uptime.


  • BS or MS in Computer Science or a related degree
  • 4+ years of Python or Go software engineering experience
  • 1+ years as a people manager, leading engineering teams
  • An understanding of organizational strategy and engineering growth
  • Experience operating Istio
  • Python/Go programming skills
  • Familiarity with Unix/Linux
  • A passion for building robust and reliable technology
  • Experience working in the public Cloud (AWS, Azure, GCP)


  • Prior experience working with AWS
  • Prior experience working in a backend/infrastructure/sre role
  • Experience with Envoy proxy

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  • Meet the team

    Log on and meet the team virtually. With Hulu focused on keeping candidates and employees safe, we are conducting all interviews through video conferencing technology, and we are leveraging digital collaborative tools to ensure the experience is thorough and positive.
    The video interview is typically the final stage of the process and your chance to leave a lasting impression through your enthusiasm, preparation, abilities, and resume.

Just like the best ensemble casts of our favorite shows,
Hulu embraces diversity and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, genetic information, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local law. Hulu is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants if needed during the interview process.

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