JW Player offers an advanced and flexible media player for publishing videos, running video ads, and streaming web content.

Recruiter at JW Player

JW Player is looking for an energetic, detail oriented Recruiter to join our team focusing on hiring Sales and Marketing talent. The ideal candidate will flourish fast-paced, dynamic environment while serving a key role in our team’s efforts to build and refine the talent in every arm of JW Player's organization.

In this role you will:

  • Source qualified sales and marketing talent, with an emphasis on sales recruiting
  • Screen candidates to ensure their qualifications match the open roles
  • Coordinate with candidates, external recruiters, hiring managers and team members to schedule interviews and consistently move candidates through interview plans
  • Work closely with hiring manager and interviewers and ensuring timely feedback and closure for all interviewed candidates
  • Ensure candidates have an excellent experience - regardless of outcome
  • Negotiate compensation and preparing offer letters for qualified candidates
  • Conduct reference checks and all other applicable pre-offer tasks
  • Collaborate with Talent Acquisition Manager to refine our recruitment process


  • 2+ years of full-lifecycle recruiting experience focused on source sales and marketing candidates with the tech, media or entertainment industries
  • 1+ years In-House Recruitment Experience
  • Experience using Internet recruiting methods, including sourcing products and applicant tracking systems (Greenhouse ideally)
  • Bachelor’s Degree; or experience equivalent
  • Experience managing high volume interview coordination and scheduling
  • Able to speak to both technical and sales candidates and convene a clear employee value proposition
  • Self-motivated, proactive, and able to thrive in fast-paced environments
  • Superior organizational skills, above-average attention to detail and excellent verbal/written communication
  • Positive attitude and passionate about their work

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in Technology, Media, Entertainment or Startup industry
  • Experience with Greenhouse ATS, Linkedin Recruiter or similar recruiting tools

About JW Player

If you've watched video on the web, you already know us. JW Player is a venture-funded, online video software company based in Manhattan. Our flagship product, the JW Player, is deployed on over 2 million websites and streams billions of videos each month. Started in 2008 as the world’s first open source video player, today the company’s customers span the globe across 193 countries and range from Fortune 500 companies to individual bloggers. We’re busy innovating for the future by actively hiring smart, motivated, and innovation-driven people! Come help us imagine and define what comes next! jwplayer.com/careers

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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Why work with us
JW Player doesn't know the meaning of the word micro-management. Come join a team where you're valued as much for your ideas as for the contributions you make, and where you will enjoy the opportunity to leverage your entrepreneurial spirit while you work with the latest and greatest technologies--and best team--in the video streaming space today.
In the face of rapid growth, JW Player manages to maintain a tight-knit team. We have an open floor plan, no dress-code, monthly company sponsored happy hours and events, a ping-pong table, weekly VR demos, you name it, we've got it. We also work a little, too!
Perks & Benefits
Unlimited PTO, Company-Paid medical, dental and vision premiums, Work From Home option, 401k, commuter benefits.

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