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Software Developer Intern - Cloud Media (Winter)

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Date: Dec 24, 2020

Location: San Francisco, California, US

Company: Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

Streaming entertainment services are exploding. Consumers around the world continue to shift their entertainment experiences to the Internet. At Dolby, we ensure that consumers receive a superior experience across all devices and delivery paths based on our core technologies Dolby Atmos and Dolby Vision. We are raising the bar on quality and reliability for online entertainment and transforming the industry.


We are seeking a talented intern to help us deliver the next generation of media technology. In this role you’ll help design, build and deploy cloud-native solutions and infrastructure for intelligent A/V content processing and delivery systems. You’ll work with an outstanding team to deliver next-generation scalable, reliable and secure systems based on microservice architecture, cloud media processing pipelines, databases, CDNs and security. Join the leader in entertainment innovation and help us design the future of cloud media processing and delivery.



  • Pursue knowledge, growth and excellence in software, cloud, media and streaming technology
  • Help design, build and deploy next-generation scalable cloud media processing platforms and tools
  • Help drive new features from concept and requirements to deployment
  • Collaborate with cross functional, cross global teams to develop cloud native services and solutions
  • Help identify, analyze and resolve infrastructure vulnerabilities and application deployment issues
  • Proactively communicate your ideas, proposals, questions and solutions
  • Support your team and build trusting relationships with your work partners
  • Seek opportunities to innovate, experiment and prototype on new ideas



  • Solid programming skill in a common language (ex. Python, Go, C/C++, C#, Java, Node.js, Ruby)
  • Some familiarity or experience with a few of the following:
    • Distributed systems, concurrency, event-driven architecture, API design, RESTful web services
    • Cloud platforms (ex. AWS, GCP, Azure) and common features (ex. S3, EC2, ALB, IAM, Lambda)
    • Microservices, containerization, orchestration and scaling (ex. Docker, Kubernetes)
    • DevOps tool chains and cloud CI/CD pipelines
    • Linux application development, scripting, networking, Git, OSS
    • Test-driven development
  • Familiarity with and/or strong interest in learning about:
    • Media streaming technology
    • Audio and/or video fundamentals and encoding methods
    • Data analytics



  • Working towards a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related field
  • Due to COVID-19, recent grads who are within 1 year of graduation are also eligible to apply
  • Must be available to work remotely and full-time Monday – Friday for 3 months between January 2021 - April 2021

Dolby will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of San Francisco Police Code, Article 49, and Administrative Code, Article 12


Equal Employment Opportunity:
Dolby is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our success depends on the combined skills and talents of all our employees. We are committed to making employment decisions without regard to race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, family status, medical condition, disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions or any other classification protected by federal, state, and local laws and ordinances.

Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland