API Integrations Engineer

    • Dublin, Ireland

The Opportunity: 

Shutterstock is a rapidly growing and profitable tech company headquartered in New York City that powers visual creativity around the world. Shutterstock has the largest crowd-sourced digital content library in the world that includes photos, illustrations, vectors, video, and music.

We are seeking an Integrations Engineer to join the Shutterstock API team. The Shutterstock API makes it possible for other companies to add Shutterstock’s image, video, and music capabilities into their products. It powers internal services and applications, as well as native integrations with companies like Facebook, Microsoft, and Google.

As an Integrations Engineer, you will work directly with external parties integrating the Shutterstock API. This role involves direct communication with external parties during pre-sales and integration stages, assisting them with development and business logic questions, and handling integration questions from companies large and small. While this role is on the Shutterstock API team, you will also work directly with the business development team to establish and expand strategic partnerships through your API expertise.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with business development, product management, and software engineers to ensure the successful relationship between Shutterstock and our high-value partners.
  • Prioritize and communicate partner needs to product and engineering teams.
  • Use your software engineering experience to guide partners toward successful technical integrations.
  • Write partner-specific code to enable successful integrations.
  • Partake in pre-sales and business phone calls as a technical expert for Shutterstock.
  • Build and maintain tooling to enhance partner integrations, including SDKs and embeddable software.
  • Manage partner configuration through API management solutions.

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience in API development and technical account management
  • Experience with NodeJS, as well as a several other languages (polyglot)
  • Passion around APIs, product integrations, and workflow solutions
  • Ability to craft simple and elegant solutions to complex problems
  • Able to clearly communicate to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Experience working with enterprise partnerships
  • Experience with development and deployment of consumer and enterprise products
  • Comfortable communicating with developers at other companies, from start-ups to some of the largest tech companies in the world
  • Deeply understand the business of your partners, identify problems or opportunities, then address them using technology

Bonus Skills:

  • Experience operating in a Scrum environment and understanding of Lean / Agile
  • Experience in understanding large and complex codebases
  • Understanding of service-oriented infrastructure
  • Knowledge of eCommerce and online marketing practices
  • Ability to work with a distributed team
  • Multi-lingual
  • Network Engineering experience
  • Experience in using an API management solution
  • Contributions to Open-Source community

 

We are one team collectively focused on creating an unrivaled experience for our Customers and Contributors. Our principles represent the mindset of the employee who will thrive at Shutterstock.  If you are passionate about what you do, and want to become part of a cutting-edge technology company building industry leading products, please apply.

About Shutterstock, Inc.

Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), directly and through its group subsidiaries, is a leading global provider of high-quality licensed photographsvectorsillustrationsvideos and music to businesses, marketing agencies and media organizations around the world. Working with its growing community of over 1 million contributors, Shutterstock adds hundreds of thousands of images each week, and currently has more than 330 million images and more than 18 million video clips available.

Headquartered in New York City, Shutterstock has offices around the world and customers in more than 150 countries. The company’s brands also include Bigstock, a value-oriented stock media offering; Shutterstock Custom, a custom content creation platform; Offset, a high-end image collection; PremiumBeat, a curated royalty-free music library; and Shutterstock Editorial, a premier source of editorial images for the world's media.

For more information, please visit www.shutterstock.com and follow Shutterstock on Twitter and on Facebook.

Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V


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