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Senior Backend Software Engineer

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SoundCloud

SoundCloud

501-1,000 employees

Music streaming and artist discovery platform

Senior

London, UK

Category
Backend Engineering
Software Engineering
Required Skills
Apache Kafka
Java
TypeScript
AWS
Scala
Data Analysis
Google Cloud Platform
Requirements
  • Solid backend engineering skills
  • Experience in bringing backend services to production
  • Proficiency in Scala, Java, or Go
  • Understanding of infrastructure challenges
  • Experience collaborating with other teams
  • Experience with microservices, automated testing, and continuous delivery
  • Experience in AWS or GCP cloud services
  • Knowledge of Typescript, GraphQL, Kafka, and data processing pipelines
Responsibilities
  • Help build the next-generation API platform for user experience applications
  • Work with large-scale Scala microservices
  • Develop and modernize the platform by adopting newer technologies
  • Create service frameworks with top-notch performance and reliability
  • Track and showcase the business impact of work
  • Improve infrastructure challenges
  • Collaborate closely with other teams
  • Craft simple solutions to complex engineering problems
  • Communicate effectively
  • Thrive in a tight-knit team
  • Commitment to the products worked on

SoundCloud is a leading music platform known for its advanced audio streaming and music discovery technologies. It excels in providing an extensive library of diverse tracks, supporting a vibrant artist-first culture that enhances the music listening experience for users around the world. Working here offers the chance to be at the forefront of digital music trends and technology in a dynamic, creative environment.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$693.6M

Headquarters

Berlin, Germany

Founded

2007

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

11%

1 year growth

27%

2 year growth

55%

Benefits

Comprehensive health benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans, as well as mental health resources

Robust 401k program

Employee Stock Ownership Plan

Generous professional development allowance

Interested in a gym membership, photography course or book? We have a Creativity and Wellness benefit!

Flexible vacation and public holiday policy where you can take up to 35 days of PTO annually

16 paid weeks for all parents (birthing and non-birthing), regardless of gender, to welcome newborns, adopted and foster children

Various snacks, goodies, and 2 free lunches weekly when at the office