ABOUT THE ROLE:
Udemy processes video uploads from over 42,000 instructors. We also deliver the processed videos to more than 30 million students across the world.
As a backend engineer on the video team, you will build scalable services that support uploading video lectures to Udemy, transcoding them and delivering them to our students.
The video team focuses on:
Improving the instructor experience by reducing the end to end video processing time.
Improving the student experience by encoding videos in efficient formats and delivering them across the entire globe.
We are also responsible for work on anti-piracy methods, new codecs and formats, multiple language tracks, and live video.
We believe anyone can build the life they imagine through online learning. Today, more than 30 million students around the world are advancing their careers and passions by exploring and mastering new skills on Udemy, and expert instructors are able to share their knowledge with the world. Through our global marketplace and our solutions for businesses and governments, we connect people everywhere with the skills they need for success in work and life. We’re a close-knit bunch that enjoys problem-solving and collaboration, and we share a serious belief in the power of learning and teaching to change lives. Udemy’s culture encourages innovation, creativity, passion, and teamwork. We also celebrate our milestones and support each other every day.
Founded in 2010, Udemy is privately owned and headquartered in San Francisco’s SOMA neighborhood with offices in Denver (Colorado), Dublin (Ireland), Ankara (Turkey), and São Paulo (Brazil).
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