Vimeo empowers video creators to tell exceptional stories and connect with their audiences and communities. Home to more than 60 million members in over 150 countries, Vimeo is the world’s largest ad-free open video platform and provides powerful tools to host, share and sell videos in the highest quality possible.
The Vimeo Transcoding and Delivery Team is responsible for critical components related to low-level processing of video, audio, and images. We build and maintain systems for converting uploaded videos to formats optimized for network delivery, on-the-fly container format packaging during delivery, audio & video metadata analysis, thumbnail image upload and on-the-fly conversion, subtitles and captions upload and conversion, live video transcoding, and more... We are a small team that is dedicated to high quality, high performance, and attention to detail.
What you’ll do:
Improve video quality
Make transcodes faster and more reliable
Work with video and image delivery systems serving 10s of thousands of requests per second
Work with cloud and container development and deployment environments
Write clean, portable, and well-documented code
Grow both technically and professionally in an awesome environment with tons of development opportunities to learn and do more
What we’re seeking:
You are comfortable using C or C++
You are familiar with one or more of these technologies: Python, Go, or Java
You understand Computer science fundamentals such as networking and operating system concepts
You keep up with current video trends such as HDR, Live, VR, and 360 Video
You have side projects or viewable public code on Github, Bitbucket, etc.
You are currently pursuing a BS or MS in Computer Science, Engineering, or related technical discipline, with an expected graduation date of 2018 or 2019
Passion around continuous education, research, and development around the latest multimedia technologies.
This is a paid internship.
While we offer competitive compensation, we don't provide accommodation. Please ensure you are interested in an internship in New York City under these circumstances before applying.
Creativity and diversity are at the center of the Vimeo universe. To make sure our culture and products reflect those values, we’re committed to building an actively inclusive environment for human beings of every age, race, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, mental and physical ability, veteran status, national origin, and ancestry. At Vimeo, diverse backgrounds, refreshing perspectives, and open hearts are all welcome. If you like the sound of that, come work with us.