Full Stack Engineer - Platform Developer Experience (Remote Eligible - Americas)


April 28, 2021

    Engineering Developer Tools & Infrastructure
Spotify is looking for a Full stack Engineer to join our Platform engineering organization and more specifically the Platform Developer Experience tribe. We build products for the engineering community at Spotify! We are focusing on the challenge of how to make our community of engineers more productive, being able to develop faster while also deploying securely and with confidence. Location New York, NY Job type Permanent
Together, our teams ensure that internal as well as external engineers have support in the complete development lifecycle as well as finding opportunities to become T-shaped and learn neighboring fields. Come join our team of skilled engineers that share a common interest in distributed systems, their scalability and continued development. You will build the web applications and backend systems that will impact our engineers day to day, scale our systems and continuously improve our engineering practices. Above all, your work will affect the way people experience Spotify.
Please note: this posting represents multiple roles across various teams, including a range of responsibilities and experience level.
What you'll do:
  • Be a valued member of an autonomous agile team to continuously experiment, iterate and deliver on new product objectives
  • Be a strong participant in the Spotify-wide web developer community affecting and driving web engineering across the company
  • Facilitate collaboration with other developers, product owners, and designers to tackle interesting and challenging problems for delivering various media worldwide
  • Hack on what you want during regular hack days and annual hack weeks
  • Deliver testable, maintainable and high-quality code and take operational responsibility for the components that you develop
  • Ensure that our customer’s experience is the very best it can be

Who you are:
  • You are passionate about infra and building the solutions that help web teams work faster with less friction
  • You love the challenge of discovering unknown unknowns and working closely with your peers to build solutions to those problems
  • Are experienced with modern web technologies, coding, testing, debugging, and automation techniques
  • Have familiarity with web server technology like Nginx and deploying containers into cloud environments
  • You learn quickly and enjoy working closely together with your product team to bring value to your partners

Where you'll be:
  • We are a distributed workforce enabling our band members to find a work mode that is best for them!
  • Where in the world? For this role, it can be within the Americas region in which we have a work location and is within working hours.
  • Working hours? We operate within the Eastern Standard time zone for collaboration and ask that all be located that time zone.
  • Prefer an office to work from home instead? Not a problem! We have plenty of options for your working preferences.
  • Find more information about our Work From Anywhere options here.

Perks of being in the band
Extensive learning opportunities, through our dedicated team, GreenHouse. Flexible share incentives letting you choose how you share in our success. Global parental leave, six months off - fully paid - for all new parents. All The Feels, our employee assistance program and self-care hub. Flexible public holidays, swap days off according to your values and beliefs. Spotify On Tour, join your colleagues on trips to industry festivals and events.
Learn about life at Spotify
Spotify is an equal opportunity employer. You are welcome at Spotify for who you are, no matter where you come from, what you look like, or what’s playing in your headphones. Our platform is for everyone, and so is our workplace. The 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 background. It’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 2008. Our 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 creators. Everything we do is driven by our love for music and podcasting. Today, we are the world’s most popular audio streaming subscription service with a community of more than 345 million users.