Fun Facts About Netflix




Some fun facts found in Netflix job postings. We ended up finding some interesting, previously unconfirmed details, about Netflix. Here are just a few:

Netflix now has over 60 million subscribers!

Netflix streams 114,000 years of video every month

“We currently operate in 50 countries, and by the end of 2016 that number will grow to 200!”

Netflix has a Security Intelligence & Response team that fights “service abusers, criminal organizations, hackers, and assorted troublemakers”.

Netflix subscribers are “enjoying more than 2 Billion hours of TV shows and movies per month”.

Netflix has over one million hours of audio stored on its server.

The starting pay at the Netflix call center is .

“They click Play and it just works…for 53 million customers. Behind the scenes tens of thousands of globally distributed cloud instances are processing petabytes of data and billions of network requests, providing uninterrupted service alongside frequent code deployments and huge autoscaling changes.”

“The data we collect is curated into a petabyte scale warehouse to serve our Data Science and Engineering teams in making decisions across every aspect of our business.”

We are currently running 5000+ AWS instances in the cloud with 30,000+ jobs/day on 10+ PBs of data.”

“Our environment is a unique one: 57 million users in nearly 50 countries accounting for roughly 33% of the Internet’s traffic during peak hours, all deployed in the Cloud.”

Netflix is available on “thousands of devices”.

Netflix can handle “50,000 requests per second at its peak”.

Live in Japan and want to work for Netflix, or just want Netflix? Good news, it looks like Netflix is coming to Japan! “Netflix is currently expanding its service to Japan.”

Latin America is one of Netflix’s high growth markets.

Netflix plans to stream “movies onto our service on the same day as theaters.

Want to fill DVD orders for Netflix? The starting wage for that job is .

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