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Staff Engineer
Megaphone
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Desired Skills
Agile
Apache Spark
Data Analysis
Data Science
Data Structures & Algorithms
Google Cloud Platform
Writing
Requirements
  • You have experience working directly with stakeholders to understand, document and develop APIs and systems to meet their requirements, driving increased adoption and reducing reliance on custom one-off implementations
  • You have experience writing distributed, high-volume services and know how to deploy and keep them running in production
  • You have curiosity about big data processing technologies
  • You love working in an environment where you constantly experiment and iterate quickly
  • You believe data is the most powerful tool for informed decision-making
  • You have a deep understanding of system design, data structures, and algorithms
  • You care about quality and you know what it means to ship high quality code
  • Prior experience with Go or an interest in learning the language is a nice to have
Responsibilities
  • Be a technical leader within the team you work with and within Spotify in general
  • Coordinate technical projects across teams within Spotify
  • Facilitate collaboration with other engineers to solve interesting and challenging problems
  • Collaborate with key internal stakeholders to determine how to design scalable backend systems and APIs to meet their needs
  • Architect, develop, and operate services deployed to millions of users
  • Work with data engineers to build and maintain batch and real-time data pipelines with data processing tools like Airflow, Spark, Dataflow, and other Google Cloud Platform offerings
  • Be a technical leader and valued contributor in an autonomous, cross-functional agile team
  • Collaborate with other engineers, product owners, and designers to identify and solve challenging problems, creating awesome music sessions for users worldwide
  • Be a leader of the Spotify-wide backend developer community affecting and driving our architecture across the company
  • Work on what you want during regular hack days and annual hack weeks
Spotify

5,001-10,000 employees

Leading music and podcast streaming platform
Company Overview
Spotify's 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 opportunity to enjoy and be inspired by it. Today, Spotify is the world’s most popular audio streaming subscription service with 406m users, including 180m subscribers, across 184 markets.
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
Company Core Values
  • Innovative: We move fast and take big risks
  • Sincere: We have no time for internal politics
  • Passionate: We revel in what we do
  • Collaborative: We recognize that we're all in this together
  • Playful: We don't take ourselves too seriously