Are you passionate about filmmaking, and new creative forms of video storytelling? Do you love building interactive tools for creators? Do you have creative ideas around how to engage audiences with video? Join one of the strongest video teams in the digital media and technology, and lead the next generation of great video products for video creators and audiences. This role functions as a Creative Technologist on the Video team, and reports directly into the Director of Video Product.
What you’ll do:
Collaborate closely with product, engineering, and research to design the next generation player experiences for Vimeo
Design interaction and animation solutions that reduce friction throughout the viewing experience
Build player prototypes for testing and to demonstrate proof of concepts for new player product features
Lead hands-on testing with users in order to quickly iterate on product concepts to meet business and user needs
Use data to drive UX design, with the ability to propose design solutions to meet a goal, and then test, learn, and iterate on the designs based on the data
Innovate around player tools to continue to redefine video experiences and user behavior as technology evolves
Competitive analysis on best practices and latest innovations around search and recommendations
Present your research and design within the Video team, and to other stakeholders across Vimeo
Publicly represent Vimeo design innovation throughout the video and media community
Skills & knowledge you should possess:
2+ years designing interactive video experiences
Strong animation and motion graphics skills, with an acute attention to detail and refined aesthetic
Fluency in After Effects, Principle, Framer, or other prototyping tools for interactive and time-based mocks
Strong skills in developing responsive experiences that display correctly on all platforms (desktop browser, mobile, tablet)
Strong interpersonal skills, and success in evolving team culture in a positive and more productive direction
About the Video team:
The Video team spans across Upload, Transcoding, and Player; with a cross functional team focused on creating the highest quality video experiences for creators and viewers. Within Vimeo, it is the core component to the growth of the business, and long term innovation around video. The team’s focus is to experiment with new and creative solutions to some of the biggest questions facing video experiences for today and the future. This role reports directly into the Director of Video Product.
Founded in 2004 and based in New York City, Vimeo, Inc is an operating business of IAC (NASDAQ: IACI).