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Engineers who find a new job through Python Works average a 15% increase in salary ๐Ÿš€

Spotify

Data Engineer

New York, NY, US

13 August, 2019

Salary

$100K - 175K

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • data engineering
  • java
  • scala
  • spark
  • data

Benefits & perks

  • Health insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Stock options
  • 401k
  • Equity
  • Health care
  • Bonus
  • Childcare
  • Stock

To sum it up...

Data driven solutions for millions of music fans across the world. Using a highly smart and machine learning based algorithm to learn who you are as a user.

Role overview

A world leading digital music service that gives you access to millions of songs across the globe. Using some of the latest and greatest tech to build a highly intelligent streaming service to learn about you as the user.

Role

  • You will build data-driven solutions to bring music and digital media experiences to our 75 million active users either by working directly on product features or by improving the quality of our data tools and large-scale data infrastructure. Above all, your work will impact the way the world experiences music.

You Will:

  • Continuously design, develop and test data-driven solutions
  • Help drive the optimization, testing and tooling to improve data quality
  • Develop measurement approaches to evaluate performance continuously
  • Span languages as needed, depending on the data processing framework in use
  • Collaborate with software engineers, ML experts, and others, taking learning and leadership opportunities that will arise every single day
  • Work in cross-functional agile teams to regularly experiment, iterate, and deliver on new product objectives
  • Work from New York or Boston

Requirements

  • You know how to work with high volume heterogeneous data, preferably with distributed systems such as Hadoop
  • You are experienced with batch and real-time data processing frameworks like Crunch, Scalding, Storm, Kafka, or Spark
  • You are knowledgeable about data modeling, data access, and data storage techniques
  • You care about agile software processes, data-driven development, reliability, and responsible experimentation
  • You preferably have worked on open source or other data related projects

Location

New York is the most populous city in the US with more than 8 million inhabitants. A lot of immigrants from over 180 countries live in the City. Travelers are usually attracted to its cosmopolitanism and energy. New York consists of five boroughs: Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx, Staten Island. New York is also well-known for its cultural heritage Empire State Building, Central Park and Statue of Liberty. The City is a center for fashion, media, culture, research and a booming tech scene.

The tech scene in New York has changed a lot in recent years. A lot of the initial excitement has worn off and settled into a stable trend of successful businesses. In both 2014 and 2015, a New York City tech company went public with a valuation of over $1 billion. It is now #2 startup ecosystem in the world, with startups raising $11.5 billion in venture capital in 2017. NYC is also the HQ of choice for Spotify, Consensys and WeWork.

Did you know...

  • New York Cityโ€™s Federal Reserve Bank holds $90 billion in gold
  • 60M tourists visited NYC in 2016
  • More than 800 languages are spoken in New York City, making it the most linguistically diverse city in the world; 4 in 10 households speak a language other than English
  • 250+

There are millions of tracks on Spotify. So whether youโ€™re working out, partying or relaxing, the right music is always at your fingertips. Choose what you want to listen to, or let Spotify surprise you. Here's a great article on Spotify's office. You can play with 3D printing machines and even record your own music. http://www.businessinsider.com/spotify-office-tour-2016-7?IR=T 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 come be a part of changing the way the world listens to music.

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Engineers who find a new job through Python Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

$100K - 175K

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • data engineering
  • java
  • scala
  • spark
  • data

Benefits & perks

  • Health insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Stock options
  • 401k
  • Equity
  • Health care
  • Bonus
  • Childcare
  • Stock

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