Working at Flickr
Flickr lets people share their life in photos and is the best place to discover amazing photos and videos on the web. It's one of the most well known brands on the internet and is visited by over 90 million users every month.
Flickr engineering is based on the principles of rapid development, continuous deployment, and individual responsibility. We're looking for passionate and motivated developers to help us make Flickr bigger, better and faster.
Flickr is BIG
Flickr processes millions of photos and videos every day, with billions of photos already online. We serve billions of pageviews and more than 7 billion API requests monthly for over 75 million registered photographers.
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The basics of integrating iOS 9 Search, Universal Links, and 3D Touch in Flickr for iOS. In order to focus on those features, we simplified some of our examples to demonstrate how you could get started with them in your own app, and to show what challenges we faced.Read More
Through our use of perceptual compression, combined with our use of on-the-fly resize and COS, we’ve been able to decrease our storage footprint dramatically, while simultaneously improving user experience.Read More