The Spotify Content Knowledge team is looking for an engaged and enthusiastic full-stack software engineer to join them in taking Spotify’s catalog to the next level. You will work directly on the Spotify mobile app and the Spotify desktop client, extending them to display additional knowledge about tracks, artists and records, and enabling users to submit information that helps us learn even more about our catalogue.
You will join an interdisciplinary team of engineers, researchers and designers who all share a passion for making Spotify the most complete and accurate platform in the music industry. This is a great opportunity to work on improving the consumer experience while also improving the value that Spotify brings to artists and fans.
What you’ll do
Work directly on the official Spotify apps, extending them with new functionality to display and collect information
Work very closely with researchers, engineers, product designers, and product owners to try out and ship new ideas early and frequently
Take operational responsibility for the components that you write
Work in an environment that supports your individual growth by providing you with challenging tasks to solve and the freedom to acquire new skills in hack time, reading groups, lectures and a variety of internal training courses
Who you are
You care deeply about mobile user interfaces, and don’t settle for mediocre
You are passionate about writing high-quality code
You learn quickly, and enjoy working closely together with your product team to bring value to your stakeholders
You have experience writing iOS or Android apps, and are excited about the opportunity to work on one of the largest mobile apps in the world
You have experience building front-end and back-end services
You are passionate about what you do and have a high interest in keeping up with current best practices in your areas of expertise
You will work from our London UK location with occasional travel to Stockholm and New York.
What we value
Innovation, collaboration, transparency, passion, and playfulness are a start. We believe our culture is a core part of what makes Spotify successful. We’re looking for someone who understands a good culture and will help shape it as it evolves.
Spotify brings you the right music for every moment. We play music for over 140 million active users, with more than 50 million subscribers. We’ve launched in 58 markets with over 30 millions songs.
We are proud to foster a workplace free from discrimination. We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background will lead to a better environment for our employees and a better product for our users and our creators. This is something we value deeply and we encourage everyone to be a part of changing the way the world listens to music.