Spotify is looking for a technically ubiquitous engineer to join our Platform engineering organization! The Platform team builds the technology that enables Spotify to learn quickly and scale easily, enabling rapid growth in our users and our business around the globe. Spanning many subject areas, we work to make engineering teams work better and faster; crafting the frameworks, capabilities and tools needed to welcome a billion customers. Come join our team where everyone shares a common interest in building systems to help web engineers across the company!
The Platform Developer Experience tribe ensures that our engineers have support in the complete development lifecycle no matter what discipline they are in. In this position, your main focus will be on providing a modern and stable platform at scale for the Web Engineer community. You will build all types of applications, libraries and infrastructure amplifying feature teams, so they can spend even more of their time building features while the infra is taken care of. The team you will be joining have spent the last years alleviating the burden of feature teams having to support their own routing layers and by offering a stable and scalable centralized solution, we enable our web engineering teams to focus on their customer value!
What you'll do:
- Be a valued member of an autonomous agile team to continuously experiment, iterate and deliver on new product objectives on high-scale and high-availability systems, as we own and operate several Tier 1 services we have a rotating on-call schedule
Be a strong participant in the Spotify-wide web community affecting and driving Web engineering practices, actively seeking out customer feedback on how to improve our platform.
Facilitate collaboration with your peers, product owners, and designers to seek exciting and complicated problems for delivering quality code.
Regular hack days and annual hack weeks.
Deliver performant, testable, maintainable and high-quality code and take operational responsibility for the components that you develop.
Who you are:
- You are passionate about delivering end-to-end experiences and software architecture across the front-end, back-end, and the APIs that glue them together.
You are experienced with modern programming languages, technologies, coding, testing, debugging, and automation techniques.
You care about solving engineering problems and would be described as technically ubiquitous with experience in web, backend and data engineering.
You are used to leverage data, metrics and other tools to identify problems in a high-scale production environment.
You enjoy learning quickly and working closely together with your product team to bring value to your partners.
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
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.