Looking for videos of “purple-maned unicorns” or “the toad mafia” or “Vimeo Staff Picks”? So are millions of other Vimeans out there. Come join Vimeo’s Discovery team and help improve Search for the coolest video site around.
The Discovery team at Vimeo is responsible for: Search, Recommendations, Feed, Notifications and other similar products that are crucial in making navigation, exploration, and discovery of content as easy and awesome as possible. We work hard to help users find what they want and content they would be interested in. We are data and customer driven, our engineers work closely with the Product team to help define and articulate a vision for our products. Basically, we focus on providing simple and elegant solutions for discovering fresh and relevant content to keep the Vimeo audience interested.
What you’ll do:
Be responsible for building our innovative search platform that will be seen and used by millions of users everyday
Design and architect components with focus on performance and scalability of distributed services and systems and underlying search engine(s)
Ensure high availability of the platforms through systems and infrastructure engineering
Implement advanced search features such as language detection, spell check, auto suggest/correct, and more
Continually improve and enhance search quality and web search infrastructure and performance
Partner with product managers to refine and prioritize requirements, estimate and scope work, and time releases
Write clean, portable, and well-documented code
What we're expecting:
3+ years experience building and distributing web apps in a product-driven environment
Strong experience with Elasticsearch, Apache Solr or Lucene
Mastery of at least one server-side language such as PHP, Python, Go or Java
Experience with or interest in the Hadoop stack
Practical experience with machine learning and information retrieval
Experience with distributed systems
Understanding of IO issues, disk and network
Knowledge and experience of monitoring tools
BS or MS in Computer Science or related field, or comparable experience
Strong portfolio or public code (Github, Bitbucket, etc.)
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).