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Principal Engineer
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • As a perfect candidate for this position you have a proven track record of designing, writing and delivering software to improve the availability, scalability, performance, security, resiliency, and efficiency of a service
  • You have experience in working on large enterprise systems for engineering or delivery
  • You also have experience working with multiple programming languages such as Java, Scala, Python, Node, Go, SQL, Spring/SpringBoot etc. Last but not least you have experience with agile software development practices and are comfortable working according to these
  • We are looking for a Principal Systems Engineer for the SoundCloud Creator Platform team
  • The team mission is to expose access to SoundCloud content, data and functionalities for all 1P and 3P developers enabling them to build compelling experiences for Music Fans and Creators
  • As a Principal Engineer in the team you will be responsible for identifying key technical problems to solve, adopting or recommending solutions and working with the engineering team to build and deploy these
  • You will review and influence ongoing design, architecture, standards and methods for operating services and systems; assess design and code changes to drive improvements
  • You also will actively participate in code reviews, bug/issue triage with the feature teams, and support well informed decisions towards business and engineering goals
  • As a member of the leadership team, you will identify investment opportunities, take part in developing long term strategies, and propose, prioritize and deliver on goals

1,001-5,000 employees

Social audio & music platform
Company Overview
SoundCloud is on a mission to empower the world's audio creators with the best tools, services and resources to build and grow their careers. The company operates an audio streaming and distribution platform that is 'the largest audio discovery platform in the world'.
  • 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
Company Core Values
  • We provide a flexible work culture that offers the opportunity to collaborate and connect in person at our offices as well as accommodating work from home
  • We are deeply committed to ensuring diversity, equity and inclusion at all levels of our organization and fostering a community where everyone’s voice, perspective and experience is respected and heard
  • We believe a strong team is made by investing in employees through mentorship, workshops and enrichment opportunities