The backend element of our playback & delivery system is the core of what ensures Vimeo can deliver video content to anyone anywhere with the best quality of experience possible. If youre passionate about the latest video technologies, have a strong eye for performant software development, & are a creative thinker who can inform engineering best practices, consider joining our team.
What youll do:
- Be part of a world class group of engineers who build Vimeos video playback & delivery solutions
- Work closely with Transcoding & Delivery teams & external CDN vendors to maintain & optimize a seamless video playback experience everywhere
- Evaluate & test new video delivery technologies & optimizations
Skills & knowledge you should possess:
- 2+ years of hands-on experience with large scale web application development
- Experience developing services at scale with Node.js, Python or Go
- Knowledge of video performance metrics with a proven history of making data driven decisions
- Passion around continuous education, research, & development around the latest video technologies
- Willing to work outside of textbook norms. Creative thinker who can take traditional software development practices & pull from them the aspects that will work best for Vimeo
- Top notch communication skills (written & verbal)
Bonus points (nice skills to have, but not needed):
- Experience with different video delivery methods (DASH, HLS, Progressive etc.).
- Consistently keeping up with CDN technology, deployment techniques & data driven development techniques
- Strong portfolio or public code (Github, Bitbucket, etc.)
Vimeo is the worlds leading all-in-one video software solution. Our platform enables any professional, team, & organization to unlock the power of video to create, collaborate & communicate. We proudly serve our growing community of over 200 million users from creatives to entrepreneurs to the worlds largest companies.
Vimeo is headquartered in New York City with offices around the world. At Vimeo, we believe our impact is greatest when our workforce of passionate, dedicated people, represents our diverse & global community. Were proud to be an equal opportunity employer where diversity, equity & inclusion is championed in how we build our products, develop our leaders, & strengthen our culture.
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