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Who we are

We’re the New York-based startup that pioneered video on the web. Started in 2008 as the world’s first open source video player, today the company’s customers span the globe across 193 countries and range from Fortune 500 companies to individual bloggers. We’re busy innovating for the future by actively hiring smart, motivated, and innovation-driven people! Come help us imagine and define what comes next!

Culture & Values

  • A History of Firsts

    First open-source web video player. First player on YouTube. First HTML5 player. First adaptive HLS player. Be a part of innovation.

  • Incredible Impact

    Your work touches over a billion people every month.

  • Rapid Growth

    In 2014, Our user base grew by 41%. Revenue grew by 131%. And our team grew by 125%.

  • Benefits Covered

    Medical, Dental, Vision; we cover 100% of the monthly contributions.

  • People Friendly Office

    Standing desks, yoga balls, plants, snacks, Xbox, and a jellyfish tank.

  • Transparent & Open

    Open plan seating, updates from the CEO and a culture of collaboration; your input is respected, appreciated, and heard.

What People Say About JWPlayer

“Internet week names JW Player as
One of the 30 Best Places to Work in New York City Tech


“We get to follow the
cutting edge of video technology and even
influence it, due to the large footprint of our
player on the web.”


A documentary about the creator of JW Player, Jeroen Wijering.


Meet the Team

sahil shah

Sahil Shah

Software Engineer

Management is very transparent about overall company performance and makes an effort to keep everyone aligned on broader goals.

shannon copfer

Shannon Copfer

UX Designer

I’m proud telling new acquaintances that I work at JW Player. It seems like every day brings exciting milestones as well as new & interesting challenges to solve.

joel bejar

Joel Bejar

Senior Relationship Manager

I couldn’t imagine working in a more positive and collaborative environment where all voices are heard and each individual creates their own path to career progression and growth.

Perks & Benefits


  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and 401k

    100% Covered – We pay 100% of all medical, dental and vision premiums.

  • Commuter Benefits

    Results in cheaper commute.

  • Employee Referral Bonus

    Work with your friends!

  • The More You Know

    Our education reimbursement program lets you grow with us!


  • Open, Casual Office Environment

    Need a standing desk? We’ve got you covered. Yoga ball? We have those too.

  • Community Service

    Participate in quarterly activities and give back to the community.

  • Jellyfish

    We have pet jellyfish. And hermit crabs.

  • Team Events

    TriBoro, Board Game night, Happy hour, Trailer Park…

Our Current Openings