Application Engineer II, Video Platform at Vimeo
Vimeo's Video Platform team is responsible for the systems and services that upload, transcode, and deliver billions of plays and hundreds of petabytes of on-demand and live videos.
The Video Platform team aims to provide Video-as-a-Service (live, transcoding, thumbnails, GIFs, etc.) internally to Vimeo as well as our other products (e.g. OTT).What you’ll do:
- Help the Video Platform team integrate its video services in the Vimeo’s core app (in PHP), and allow the team to ship new features faster.
- Work on a core part of Vimeo: making sure uploads, transcodes and playback of Vimeo users videos are successful.
- Take ownership of a critical part of Vimeo’s product.
- Work closely with other team members of Video Platform to ensure its services are reliable, well documented, easy-to-use to hold them accountable for providing a best-in-class Video API.
- Collaborate with the other contributors of the PHP app to improve its quality, documentation, tests, etc.
- 2+ years of experience building backend services.
- Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
- Write high-quality (reliable, readable, testable, reusable) code.
- Experience working with Restful APIs.
- Knowledge of relational databases.
- Experience programming professionally in PHP.
Vimeo is the world’s leading all-in-one video software solution. Our platform enables any professional, team, and organization to unlock the power of video to create, collaborate and communicate. We proudly serve our growing community of over 200 million users — from creatives to entrepreneurs to the world’s 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 and global community. We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer where diversity, equity and inclusion is championed in how we build our products, develop our leaders, and strengthen our culture.
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