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Who we are: for over 25 years, getty images has embraced disruption and change; riding the digital wave to evolve from a fragmented, analog stock photo business into a multi-billion dollar, global e-commerce industry leader and trusted brandThe breadth and quality of our content has always allowed our customers and partners to tell their stories with greater creativity and accuracy, eliciting more emotion and enabling more actionHelp us move the world with images! getty images is the most trusted and esteemed source of visual content in the world available through its industry-leading sites www.gettyimages.com and www.istock.comThe getty images website serves creative, business and media customers in almost 200 countries and is the first-place people turn to discover, purchase and share powerful content from the world`s best photographers and videographersGetty images works with over 360,000 contributors and image partners to provide comprehensive coverage of more than 160,000 news, sport and entertainment events, impactful creative imagery to communicate any commercial concept and the world`s deepest digital archive of historic photographyWith over 440 million assets, of which over 320 million are digitized, encompassing the latest global news, sports, celebrity, music and fashion coverage; exclusive conceptual creative images; and the world’s largest commercial archiveNew content is added daily, with 8-10 million new assets added each quarterGetty images offers the most exclusive and unique creative and editorial visual content globallyThe breadth and quality of our content allows our customers and partners to tell their stories with greater creativity and accuracy, thereby eliciting more emotion and enabling more actionGetty images moves the world —whether the goal is commercial or philanthropic, revenue-generating or society-changing, market-disrupting or headline-drivingGetty images offers the highest quality and most diverse visual content, based on industry-leading expertise and innovation.
Front end software engineer - united states or canada
Duration: permanent location: united states or canada start: asap
Due to the current conditions of covid-19, this key position will initially work from home, until such a time when we return to our office.
Who you are:
You have professional experience working with web technologies such as react and ruby and are passionate about the pragmatic application of agile engineering practices.
For you, writing robust software that will be seen by thousands of people around the world every day is a dream come true!
You work with other skilled engineers to tackle complicated problems.
You like collaborating with your coworkers and are comfortable asking questions when something is not clear or you are faced with a complicated problem.
You enjoy learning new technologies and how they might aid you in addressing business challenges.
Your next challenge:
You will join a team of highly-collaborative software engineers that are comfortable working with a diverse set of tools, and willing to take initiative on their ideas.
As a member of the team, you will work closely with your team and other members of the business to bring new features and functionality to our customer facing websites.
You will also interact with the other parts of the getty images incTechnology team, collaborating with software engineers, designers, data-scientists, product managers and other partners to help build enterprise grade software to delight our customers.
We value learning and development at getty images! we devote time to personal learning both during the course of business as well as hosting dedicated hack-a-thons and internal learning events to help everyone feel like they can grow both personally and expertly.
What you`ll need:
A proven understanding of react.js.
Solid experience with ruby and ruby on rails.
You should be comfortable with web development and the basics of html and css and the semantic meaning of these tags.
The ability to work independently on a project, refine unclear requirements, and collaborate within a multi-functional team to ensure that you are delivering value to our business partners.
Nice to have:
A working understanding of seo and how to ensure pages are setup to best allow search engines to crawl and index pages.
Professional experience with angularjs 1.4*
Experience with other web frameworks and libraries such as vue, angular, etc.
Knowledge of aws, and infrastructure as code a plus.
Bachelors in computer science or software engineering or applicable degree or certificate program.
Mental and physical demands:
Frequent communication with others to exchange information.
Frequent sedentary work that primarily involves sitting/standing; time of each will vary.
Constant operation of computer and frequent usage of other office machinery, including (but not limited to) calculator, copy machine, computer printer, etc.
Frequent repetition of motions and gestures that may include the wrists, hands and/or fingers(required)
Due to the current conditions and impact of covid-19, this key position will initially work from home, until such a time we open our officesAt the time of the local office opening, employees and managers will partner to determine the work site location in line with our flexible working policy.
Benefits at getty images health insurance we provide medical, vision, and dental insurance for you and your familyWe partner with meritain (an aetna company), and cvs caremark to provide you with two options for medical coverage - a pos plan and an hsa-qualified (health savings account) planThe pos plan comes with a $200 per year getty images contribution to an fsa accountIf you enroll in the hsa plan, getty images will give you $1400-$2400 per year to spend on any qualified health expensesDental insurance is available through delta dentalVision insurance is available through vspAll full-time employees working at least 25 hours per week will become eligible for health benefits the 1st of the month following their date of hireContributions to health care accounts are prorated based on the date of hireFor more information on these benefits, you may request an electronic copy of our benefits guideTime off work/life balance is important to us we provide flexible time off and 10 sick days each calendar yearAdditionally, we pay 4 weeks of fully-paid parental leave for new parents, with primary caregivers eligible for an additional 8 weeks of fully-paid leaveCompany paid holidays employees enjoy company-paid holidays for each of our global locationsDisability and life insurance we automatically enroll and pay for basic life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance (ad&d) up to 2 times your annual salaryWe also provide you with fully paid short-term disability and long-term disability insuranceEmployee assistance program employees have access to free, confidential assistance for everyday problems such as stress management, financial coaching, marital or family issues, substance abuse, occupational problems, and referrals for legal, childcare, and eldercare servicesEmployees can seek additional discounts on other wellness activities such as travel, gym memberships, and sports! through our eap services, employees are also eligible for 3 free counseling visits and life coaching sessions401(k) start saving for retirement! getty images matches up to 4% of your deferred compensation, with immediate vesting – that means all of getty images employer match money is automatically yours – with no waiting period! learning & growth we value continuous learning and development to help everyone develop their skillsEnjoy mentorship, curated training & more.
As a company, we`re committed to living these principles every dayHere`s how we support our mission to be the best place to work globally.
We are trustworthy, transparent, and honest we love character, authenticity, and integrity.
We always raise the bar excellence is our norm; we get better through endeavor, curiosity, and speed.
We collectively bring solutions we love debate, but collaborating to solve problems for ourselves and our customers is everyone’s responsibility.
We care, are kind, courteous, and respectful we will not tolerate rudeness.
We reject biased behaviour and discrimination we seek to understand biases in all formsWe call out biases and discrimination when observed and take action where responsible.
We are inclusive of different voices, perspectives, and experience diversity and inclusion are never done, but we are passionate in their pursuit.
We are one getty images with no silos we share goals and accountability; we and actively seek information and expertise; we make time for our peers.
We deliver on our commitments, and commercial goals with one voice and shared accountability.
We put the customer at the heart of everything we do we listen to, anticipate, and exceed customer needs, adapting as they evolve.
We celebrate our inclusive work environment and welcome members of all backgrounds and perspectivesWomen, gender-nonbinary, people of color, lgbtqia+ people and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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Visit getty images at www.gettyimages.com to learn more about how the company is advancing the unique role of still and moving imagery in communication and business, and enabling creative ideas to come to lifeFor company news and announcements, visit our press room, and for the stories and inspiration behind our content, visit stories & trendsFind getty images on facebook, twitter, instagram, linkedin, pinterest and tumblr, or download the getty images app where you can explore, save and share the world`s best imageryGetty images is an equal opportunity employerAll qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinancesGetty images believes that diversity is critical to our success in moving the world with images and is committed to creating an inclusive, mutually respectful environment which celebrates diversityWe seek to hire on the basis of merit, competence, performance, and business needs.