Vimeo is hiring a

Back-End Engineer, Upload

New York, United States

Data and time are a modern day commodity, and small changes with their usage has a huge impact on users.  At Vimeo, we love designing and engineering the best video upload experience on the web. As an engineer on the upload infrastructure team, not only will you write code, you’ll balance your knowledge of programming with performance in order to create the fastest and most data efficient uploading experience on the web, from device to data center.

WHAT YOU’LL DO:

  • Deliver the fastest uploading experience on the web
  • Rapid prototype & experiment with new uploading methods and protocols
  • Write clean, portable, and well-documented code
  • Actively contribute to open source projects, like tus.io

 SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE YOU SHOULD POSSESS:

  • Experience coding in one or more of: Go, Python, Java, or PHP
  • Strong foundation in Linux and Networking/HTTP
  • Solid understanding of cloud technologies (Amazon or Google Cloud)
  • Good working knowledge of monitoring tools
  • Well-versed in object-oriented programming (OOP)
  • BS or MS in Computer Science or related field

BONUS POINTS:

  • Experience with Machine Learning
  • Strong portfolio or public code (Github, Bitbucket, etc.)

ABOUT THE ENGINEERING TEAM:

Vimeo's video engineering team is responsible for ensuring our site and apps continue to perform above and beyond industry standards for our users worldwide. We work tirelessly to improve Vimeo’s user, desktop, and mobile web and native app experiences. Some of the our team’s most notable achievements include a complete rebuild of the Vimeo player to embrace open web standards and default to HTML5, and building the very first video-sharing site to support high-definition (HD) uploading and playback. #neverforget. Want to aid us in future innovation? Please do.

ABOUT US:

Vimeo’s mission is to empower creators to make, share and sell amazing videos directly to viewers worldwide, in the highest quality possible and with no interruptive advertising. Vimeo is home to the world’s leading video creators and the hundreds of millions of viewers who love them. We’d love to welcome you to both our team, and our community.

Founded in 2004 and based in New York City, Vimeo, Inc is an operating business of IAC (NASDAQ: IACI).