Spotify is looking for backend engineers to join our content platform engineering organizationContent platform is a central enabler for spotifyTogether, our teams ensure that spotify has a complete, available, and enriched catalog of music, podcasts, videos, and more.
New york or remote americas
Permanent come join our team of passionate engineers that share a common curiosity about distributed backend systems, their scalability, and continued developmentYou will build the backend systems that power our application, scale highly distributed systems, and continuously improve our engineering practicesAbove all, your work will impact the way the world experiences music.
What you`ll do
Design, develop and deploy backend services and apis with a focus on high availability, low latency, and scalability.
Build and operate infrastructure, toolset, and deployment pipelines.
Collaborate closely with other engineers and become a valued member of an autonomous, cross-functional team.
Take operational responsibility for the services that are owned by your team, potentially including taking part in an on-call rotation.
Work in an environment that supports your individual growth.
Who you are
Have 2+ years of professional experience in a product-driven environment.
Comfortable writing java or python.
Experienced working with modern infrastructure and tools.
Comfortable running your software in linux environments.
Know and care about sound engineering practices like continuous delivery, defensive programming, and automated testing.
Familiar with designing and building distributed and scalable systems and enjoy seeing millions of users running your code.
Have a good understanding of data structures and algorithms, and understand Apply Now them to design pragmatic solutions.
Where you`ll be
We are a distributed workforce enabling our band members to find a work mode best for them!
Where in the world? for this role, it can be within the americas region in which we have a work location.
Prefer an office to work from home instead? not a problem! we have plenty of options for your working preferencesFind more information about our work from anywhere options here.
Working hours? we operate within the eastern standard time zone for collaboration.
Our global benefits
Extensive learning opportunities, through our dedicated team, greenhouseFlexible share incentives letting you choose how you share in our successGlobal parental leave, six months off - fully paid - for all new parentsAll the feels, our employee assistance program and self-care hubFlexible public holidays, swap days off according to your values and beliefsSpotify on tour, join your colleagues on trips to industry festivals and events.
Learn about life at spotify
Spotify is an equal opportunity employerYou are welcome at spotify for who you are, no matter where you come from, what you look like, or what’s playing in your headphonesOur platform is for everyone, and so is our workplaceThe more voices we have represented and amplified in our business, the more we will all thrive, contribute, and be forward-thinking! so bring us your personal experience, your perspectives, and your backgroundIt’s in our differences that we will find the power to keep revolutionizing the way the world listens.
Spotify transformed music listening forever when we launched in 2008Our mission is to unlock the potential of human creativity by giving a million creative artists the opportunity to live off their art and billions of fans the chance to enjoy and be passionate about these creatorsEverything we do is driven by our love for music and podcastingToday, we are the world’s most popular audio streaming subscription service with a community of more than 345 million users.
This position is not eligible to be performed in colorado.