API Engineer, OTT
Vimeo OTT helps video creators, niche programmers, and major media partners grow thriving businesses. They distribute and sell their amazing videos through our customer-branded websites and apps on iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Android, and Roku. Our core technology is a React and Rails web app through which creators administer multiple video products and viewers watch and pay for videos.
We’re a team that loves to collaborate, encourages curiosity, and celebrates technical excellence. We continuously ship small improvements to help our creators. We believe diversity of perspective and experience are key to building great tech.
As an engineer our OTT API Team, you’ll build our core API and services, which power internal and external websites and a suite of mobile and smart TV apps.
WHAT YOU’LL DO:
- Write clean, well-tested, and performant code for our API, using Ruby on Rails and other web technologies.
- Architect and build quality services, including payments, identity, and video.
- Build and improve features for Vimeo OTT (e.g. advertising, live video, and more).
- Join a collaborative product team that sets strategy and key metrics to create value for our API’s users.
- Improve performance, monitoring, alerting, and security for our services.
WHAT WE’RE EXPECTING:
- You are a Ruby on Rails expert, with experience delivering production API’s.
- You prioritize shipping user value and have the agile experience to help our whole team focus on our users.
- You communicate and collaborate well while working with non-technical teammates.
- You set an example for high-quality code and automated tests.
- You have experience with DevOps tools like AWS, Heroku, and Docker.
Vimeo empowers video creators to tell exceptional stories, and connect with their audiences and communities. Home to more than 70 million members in over 150 countries, Vimeo is the world’s largest ad-free open video platform, providing powerful tools to host, share and sell videos in the highest quality possible.Vimeo is based in New York City, with additional offices in Europe and India. Vimeo is an operating business of IAC (NASDAQ: IAC). Learn more at www.vimeo.com.