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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.

Benefits Covered

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

Incredible Impact

Your work touches over a billion people every month.

People Friendly Office

Standing desks, yoga balls, plants, snacks, Xbox, and a ping-pong table!

Rapid Growth

In 2016, we've added nearly 60 employees to our team!

Transparent & Open

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

What People Say About Jwplayer

Ad Age named JW Player as One of the Best Places to Work in 2016.

Ad Age

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.


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


Meet The Team

Karim Mourra
Software Engineer
I love working at JW Player because I get to learn from experts in the online video industry and work with state of the art technology.
Shannon Copfer
Product Knowledge Manager
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
Director of Account Services
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.

Open PTO Policy

We value work/life balance and appreciate your hard work and dedication!

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.

Ping Pong Table

Yep... We know.

Team Events

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

Our Current Openings