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Full-Time

Junior Backend Engineer

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Posted on 7/3/2024

Spotify

Spotify

10,001+ employees

Global audio streaming service with premium features

Junior

London, UK

Category
Backend Engineering
Software Engineering
Required Skills
Python
NoSQL
Data Structures & Algorithms
SQL
Java
Scala
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • Degree in computer science or similar subject
  • 1+ years of working experience in a similar backend engineering position
  • Experience with Java, Python, Scala
  • Hands-on experience with SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Knowledge of data structures and algorithms
  • Comfortable with modern infrastructure and tools
  • Experience with Linux environments
  • Familiarity with continuous delivery, defensive programming, and automated testing
Responsibilities
  • Design, develop, and deploy backend services with a focus on high availability, low latency, and scalability
  • Build and operate infrastructure, toolset, and deployment pipelines
  • Collaborate with other engineers and stakeholders
  • Take operational responsibility for services owned by the team
  • Participate in on-call and goalie rotation
  • Continuously improve the product by innovating on the service

Spotify is a leading global audio streaming service that offers over 70 million tracks for free, with the option to upgrade to Spotify Premium for exclusive features such as offline mode and improved sound quality. The platform has 365 million users, including 165 million subscribers across 178 markets.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$3.1B

Headquarters

Norrmalm, Sweden

Founded

2006

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

2%

2 year growth

34%

Benefits

Extensive learning opportunities, through our dedicated team, GreenHouse

Global parental leave, six months off - fully paid - for all new parents

Flexible public holidays, swap days off according to your values and beliefs

Flexible share incentives letting you choose how you share in our success

All The Feels, our employee assistance program and self-care hub

Spotify On Tour, join your colleagues on trips to industry festivals and events

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