Careers

vVents is currently looking for talent in the area of software development and marketing & sales. Our main recruiting criteria are: 1. attitude 2. skills and 3. experience. We would love to have you if you share our passion for connecting people via video!

We are hiring

Senior WebRTC / Video live streaming Developer (100%, based in Europe / US)

We are looking for a WebRTC / video live streaming expert responsible for managing all real-time communications of our event platform. Your primary focus will be development of the live video functionalities including all aspects from signaling, routing, NAT to handling different video input and output formats. You will also be responsible for integrating all video elements into the application and continuously updating our video technology stack to keep abreast of the latest developments in the video ecosystem and client requirements.

Your tasks

  • Design and build efficient, reusable, and reliable code for scalable real-time video communications from idea to going live
  • Maintain video technology stack including all plug-ins and 3rd party technology for web, mobile, desktop
  • Handle all interactions with our video technicians at the events (Hardware)
  • Identification of bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems
  • Technical lead for video
  • Participation in continuous improvement of development process (e.g. coding standards, unit testing, code reviews, documentation)
  • Sounding-board for definition of product development landscape

Your profile

  • Expert understanding of videostreaming technologies (WebRTC, Flash, HLS, Dash) and transcoding/encoding
  • Expert understanding of JavaScript, Node.JS and React.JS
  • Excellent understanding of the syntax of Ruby and its framework RoR
  • Excellent understanding of video hardware (cameras, formats etc.)
  • Good understanding of cloud hosting (MS Azure, AWS)
  • Good understanding of SQL databases and NOSQL as well as Redis
  • Good understanding of object-oriented programmings
  • Good understanding of server-side templating languages
  • Good understanding of server-side CSS preprocessors
  • Good understanding of compilers (Cordova)
  • Solid understanding of nginx Web Server, code versioning tools (e.g. GitHub)
  • Solid understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application
  • Familiarity with front-end technologies, such as HTML5, and CSS3
  • Familiarity with concepts of MVC, Mocking, ORM, and RESTfuls
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent working experience
  • Active and considerate teamp player
  • Professional – Accepts responsibility for all actions and follows through on commitments
  • Self-Starter and resourceful Problem-Solver
  • Good English language skills

We offer

  • Opportunity to join a quickly growing technology firm in the area of live video-streaming, ecommerce and big data
  • Collaborate with today’s most exciting tech players such Microsoft, Google, Amazon and Alibaba
  • Very broad and challenging set of tasks
  • Dual-campus program with office in Europe and USA
  • Flat hierarchy and open communication
  • High degree of freedom, flexible work hours – we only care about your output!
  • Full ownership of your work, quick learning curve and project responsibility from day 1 – make your ideas happen!
  • Competitive compensation including attractive equity participation

If that sounds interesting, please send us your CV, code examples and reference projects to fm@vvents.com

Senior Full Stack Developer (Ruby) with strong background in system architecture (100%, based in Europe / USA )

We are looking for a full-stack developer with strong expertise in network engineering & system architecture. Your main responsible will be managing the interchange of data between the server and the users as well as all server-side logic, APIs, definition and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end.
You ensure 1st class content delivery by utilizing both your architectural know-how and development skills in areas such as media serving, CDN, caching mechanisms (video & chat) and fallback strategies like flash based rendering/dynamic bitrate manipulation.
You will also be responsible for integrating the front-end elements built by your co-workers into the application. Therefore, a solid understanding of front-end technologies is necessary as well.

Your tasks

  • Design system architecture
  • Build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code for scalable backend methods from idea to going live
  • Handling all aspects of media delivery
  • Scaling platform from video & chat, API, web application to database
  • Integration of user-facing elements developed by front-end developers with server side logic
  • Integration of data storage solutions
  • Identification of bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems
  • Technical lead for client customizations and other projects
  • Lead in continuous improvement of development process (e.g. coding standards, unit testing, code reviews, documentation)
  • Sounding-board for definition of product development landscape

Your profile

  • Expert understanding of media / content delivery (>3 years)
  • Expert understanding of the syntax of Ruby and its framework RoR (> 3 years)
  • Expert understanding of scalable system architecture (>3 years)
  • Expert understanding of cloud hosting (MS Azure, AWS)
  • Comprehensive understanding of SQL databases and NOSQL (i.e. MongoDB, Elastic Search) as well as Redis
  • Comprehensive understanding of nginx Web Server, code versioning tools (e.g. GitHub)
  • Good understanding of front-end technologies, such as JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3/li>
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, AJAX and JSON
  • Good understanding of videostreaming technologies (WebRCT)
  • Good understanding of object-oriented programmings
  • Good understanding of server-side templating languages
  • Good understanding of server-side CSS preprocessors
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent working experience
  • Active and considerate team player
  • Professional – Accepts responsibility for all actions and follows through on commitments
  • Self-Starter and resourceful Problem-Solver
  • Good English language skills

We offer

  • Opportunity to join a quickly growing technology firm in the area of live video-streaming, eCommerce and big data
  • Collaborate with today’s most exciting tech players such Microsoft, Google, Amazon and Alibaba
  • Very broad and challenging set of tasks
  • Dual-campus program with office in Europe and USA
  • Flat hierarchy and open communication
  • High degree of freedom – make your ideas happen!
  • Full ownership of your work, quick learning curve and project responsibility from day 1
  • Competitive compensation including attractive equity participation

If that sounds interesting, please send us your CV, code examples and reference projects to fm@vvents.com

Frontend / Mobile Developer (100%, based in Europe / USA )

We are looking for a Front-End Web Developer who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. Responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application. You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.

Your tasks

  • Develop new user-facing features for web & mobile
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Identify bugs and devise solutions to these problems
  • Participation in continuous improvement of development process (e.g. coding standards, unit testing, code reviews, documentation)
  • Sounding-board for definition of product development landscape

Your profile

  • Expert understanding of the web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
  • Comprehensive understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery
  • Comprehensive understanding of advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks, such as Node.JS, React.JS
  • Comprehensive understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, AJAX and JSON
  • Comprehensive understanding of compilers (Cordova)
  • Good understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
  • Good understanding of server-side CSS preprocessors
  • Solid understanding of Appstore & Playstore processes
  • Solid understanding of videostreaming technologies (WebRCT)
  • Familiarity with tools such as as Gimp or Photoshop
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent working experience
  • Active and considerate team player
  • Professional – Accepts responsibility for all actions and follows through on commitments
  • Self-Starter and resourceful Problem-Solver
  • Good English language skills

We offer

  • Opportunity to join a quickly growing technology firm in the area of live video-streaming, eCommerce and big data
  • Collaborate with today’s most exciting tech players such Microsoft, Google, Amazon and Alibaba
  • Very broad and challenging set of tasks
  • Dual-campus program with office in Europe and USA
  • Flat hierarchy and open communication
  • High degree of freedom – make your ideas happen!
  • Full ownership of your work, quick learning curve and project responsibility from day 1
  • Competitive compensation including attractive equity participation

If that sounds interesting, please send us your CV, code examples and reference projects to fm@vvents.com

VP Lead Generation/Marketing (100%, based in USA)

We are looking for a seasoned SaaS marketing professional responsible for top-of funnel growth. Your primary focus will be generating leads by orchestrating a wide range of marketing measures from e-mail marketing, outbound sales to selected inbound marketing tactics. As part of the core management team you will also be responsible for the overall marketing and brand stratetgy as well as all public relations activities. You are a jack of all trades and are used to hustling for double-digit monthly growth!

Your tasks

  • Develop and implement various marketing initiatives to generate leads – a ton of leads each month:)
  • Grow our email list organically
  • Manage various email campaigns, including the template designs, calls-to-action, and content used in our email sends
  • Optimize our marketing automation, A/B testing and entire lead nurturing processes
  • Establish analytics reporting to understand how our marketing activity turns into customers, and continually refine our process to convert customers
  • Educate external and internal sales team about our USPs, core features and their exact benefits for clients
  • Develop product landing-pages and marketing materials
  • Building up marketing support team
  • Represent vVents at events or PR affairs

Your profile

  • Proven track record of driving growth in customer base for a SaaS start-up
  • Can do attitude – modesty is not your strong suit!
  • Excellent communicator and creative thinker, with an ability to use data to inform all decisions
  • Comprehensive understanding of e-mail marketing (incl. metrics) and marketing automation technology
  • Good understanding of the various paid marketing channels and technologies Google AdWords, Retargeting and LinkedIN
  • Good understanding of WordPress, Optimitizely and Analytics tools (GA, Mixpanel etc.)
  • Analytical and able to derive meaning from analytics data (e.g. A/B testing)
  • Experience identifying and managing creative resources – everything from design to PR
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent working experience
  • Active and considerate team player
  • Professional – Accepts responsibility for all actions and follows through on commitments
  • Self-Starter and resourceful Problem-Solver
  • Bonus skills: HTML/CSS, Adobe Creative Suite

We offer

  • Become part of management team in quickly growing technology firm in the area of live video-streaming, eCommerce and big data
  • Collaborate with today’s most exciting tech players such Microsoft, Google, Amazon and Alibaba
  • Playmaker position – investors, CEO and team looks to you!
  • Very broad and challenging set of tasks
  • Management of small team – expand your leadership skills
  • High degree of freedom – make your ideas happen!
  • Entire marketing responsibility from day 1
  • Competitive compensation including attractive equity participation

If that sounds interesting, please send us your CV to fm@vvents.com

Intern Sales Development Representative (100%, 6-12 Months, based in USA)

We are looking for a young and ambitious individual to drive our market share and to build the pipeline for our sales organization. You will also be responsible for running regional campaigns focused primarily on cold calling, developing and qualifying leads to the point of handoff to the sales force. A key requirement is to conduct business dealings with prospects/customers in a way that creates a superior customer experience that will set the stage for future product sales. A typical workday is comprised of using various internet based research resources to locate prospects for the company’s services and making 60-80 calls to prospective companies to engage key contacts. In addition you will be calling those people who have requested information about the problems we solve.

Your tasks

  • Making 60-80 calls per day to build and manage lead development pipeline
  • Can do attitude – modesty is not your strong suit!
  • Prospect into multiple organizations via cold-calling, networking, e-mail/e-marketing, and utilizing Internet information sources
  • Articulate our value proposition to decision-makers in the Direct Sales industry to assess buying interest
  • Support the VP Lead Generation / Marketing in the lead generation process (e.g. analysis of mailing)
  • Achieve or exceed goal for evaluations and first meetings on a monthly basis
  • Provide baseline research within targeted accounts to identify key contacts and critical account information prior to prospecting call
  • Develop superior customer service relationship with prospects
  • Provide weekly activity report to VP Lead Generation / Marketing
  • Learn and demonstrate a fundamental understanding of our technology and its benefits
  • Update lead rank/stage and prospect interaction in CRM

Your profile

  • 1-2 years business experience
  • Ability to understand and successfully promote technical offerings and solution sets
  • Excellent communication skills in writing, speaking, listening and cold-calling
  • Ability to converse with and influence the client organization – you get to the decision-maker somehow!
  • Experience with CRM tool (e.g.Salesforce, Pipedrive) is a plus
  • Able to work independently in an entrepreneurial, start-up environment
  • Solid understanding of internet research, Linked In and Twitter
  • Studying for university degree
  • Active and considerate teamplayer
  • Professional – Accepts responsibility for all actions and follows through on commitments
  • Self-Starter and resourceful Problem-Solver
  • Bonus skills: First exposure to e-mail marketing

We offer

  • Opportunity to join a quickly growing technology firm in the area of live video-streaming, eCommerce and big data
  • Learn about sales and marketing from seasoned pros – build your CV in the exciting tech industry
  • Challenging set of tasks – make your mark!
  • Flat hierachy and open communication
  • High degree of freedom – make your ideas happen!
  • Full ownership of your work, quick learning curve and responsibility from day 1

If that sounds interesting, please send us your CV to fm@vvents.com