Senior JavaScript Engineer – SDK

Delivering the best Spotify experience possible. To as many people as possible. In as many moments as possible. That’s what the Experience team is all about. We use our deep understanding of consumer expectations to enrich the lives of millions of our users all over the world, bringing the music and audio they love to the devices, apps and platforms they use every day. Know what our users want? Join us and help Spotify give it to them. 
Are you passionate about empowering developers to build experiences? We’re looking for a Senior JavaScript Engineer to join our SDK Tribe.
You will join our Web SDK squad, whose mission is to provide developers with high quality SDKs for web enabled platforms – supporting seamless playback, transport, event logging and more.

What you’ll do

  • Help build Spotify’s JavaScript SDK, used in an ever-growing list of devices like voice speakers, TVs, and other web-enabled platforms
  • Be an impactful contributor to the team to plan, design, and build elegant solutions
  • You will collaborate closely with other engineers and teams, designing, implementing, and testing our JS-SDK on different sets of devices and platforms, with different constraints and requirements
  • Bind our frontend and backend services together
  • Monitor, test, and continuously optimize your designs
  • Deliver testable, maintainable, and high-quality code
  • Collaborate with software engineers, product managers, designers, and analysts
  • Work in an environment that supports your individual growth
  • Share knowledge, evangelize best practices and collaborate as part of an experienced and high performing team
  • Ensure that our customer’s experience is the very best it can be

Who you are

  • You are experienced with modern JavaScript and/or TypeScript coding, testing, and debugging
  • You understand and apply good API design practices, and enjoy building tools and libraries for other developers
  • You are comfortable working in an agile environment, and are comfortable challenging yourself and your team to improve their ways of working
  • You have experience with continuous delivery and automated testing
  • You have a working understanding of object oriented and functional programming paradigms
  • You have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, and can communicate your ideas
  • You value team success over personal success
  • A degree in Computer Science or a similar area and music experience are bonuses
You will be working from our awesome headquarter offices in central Stockholm. We offer relocation packages if you do not currently live in Sweden.
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 brilliant. 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 opportunity to enjoy and be inspired by 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 271 million users.

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