Sr. Software Engineer, Motion
Shutterstock, Inc
Montreal, Canada
7d ago

The Opportunity :

As a leader in the stock photo industry, Shutterstock is looking for a highly motivated and talented individual to join and improve our platform.

We strongly believe that in order to put our customers first, we must work closely with them to not only understand their needs but architect solutions that improve their day to day flow.

Our core belief is that in order for Shutterstock to succeed, teams and individual contributors must be empowered to communicate their requirements so that we can maximize collaboration.

Only by doing this will we be able to develop the solutions that our end users truly needs.

We are seeking a Software Engineer to join the Shutterstock Motion team in Montreal. The motion team is building video and music products for use by creatives world-

wide. It powers the Shutterstock Footage website, Music website as well as the PremiumBeat website.

Responsibilities :

  • Contributing to all aspects of the application under the team’s ownership, which includes design, implementation, refactoring, documentation, automated testing.
  • Helping other team members grow as engineers through code review, pairing, and mentoring.
  • Play a major role in the development of key applications within the Shutterstock ecosystem.
  • Drive architectural decisions that are both in line with company direction and team requirements.
  • Participate in discussions to help improve the general development experience in a monorepo structure.
  • Collaboration with others to develop best practices.
  • Requirements :

  • 3+ years of relevant software development experience building web applications,
  • In-depth knowledge of optimization, REST and best practices in the context of APIs,
  • Strong software development fundamentals (data structures, algorithms, problem solving, functional programming).
  • Good understanding of continuous delivery, writing unit tests and automated testing.
  • Experience with Nodejs with working knowledge of the key libraries (Express, Swagger, etc).
  • Ability to craft simple and elegant solutions to complex problems.
  • Passionate about what you do and care deeply about the things you build.
  • Able to clearly communicate to technical and non-technical audiences.
  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science or related experience.
  • Bonus Skills :

  • Writing vanilla ES7 JavaScript.
  • Experience with Express and Swagger.
  • Unit Testing framework (Jest)
  • React.js
  • Experience in an Agile environment.
  • Experience in a monorepo structure.
  • About Shutterstock :

    Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE : SSTK), is a leading global provider ofhigh-quality licensed photographs,vectors,illustrations, videosandmusicto businesses, marketing agencies and media organizations around the world.

    Working with its growing community of over 100,000 contributors, Shutterstock adds hundreds of thousands of images each week, and currently has more than 80 million images and nearly 4 million video clips available.

    Headquartered in New York City, with offices in Dublin, Amsterdam, Berlin, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, London, Los Angeles, Montreal, Paris, San Francisco, and Silicon Valley, Shutterstock has customers in more than 150 countries.

    The company also ownsBigstock, a value-oriented stock media agency; Offset, ahigh-end image collection; PremiumBeat a curatedroyalty-

    free musiclibrary; Rex Features, a premier source ofeditorial imagesfor the world's media; and WebDAM, a cloud-baseddigital asset management servicefor businesses.

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