Spotify is hiring a

Senior Web Engineer

New York, United States

We are looking for a senior web engineer to join an autonomous, cross-functional agile team. You will work with members of your team to build features and scalable architecture for web applications and services within Spotify. The technologies you are familiar with are less important to us than your ability to demonstrate practical experience of web application development, such as agile engineering methods backed by a deep understanding of software engineering best practices.

What You’ll Do

  • You'll lead and work with the team to plan, design, and build solutions
  • You will build and maintain scalable applications
  • You will bind our front and back end services together
  • You will monitor, test, and continuously optimize your designs
  • You will deliver modern, testable, and maintainable code
  • You will collaborate with software engineers, product owners, designers, and analysts
  • You will ensure that our customer’s experience is the very best it can be
  • You will share knowledge, evangelize best practices, and collaborate with some of the best developers in the business as a member of the Spotify Web Guild
  • You will have the opportunity to participate in annual company-wide hack weeks
  • You will work from our awesome office in New York. We offer relocation packages where needed.

Who You Are

  • You have at least 5+ years of experience in Web Development
  • You are comfortable working in an agile environment, and you push teams to improve their ways of working
  • You are adaptable and inventive and you are able to develop effective solutions to problems
  • You know how to build user-friendly, data-rich web applications
  • You are experienced with modern JavaScript coding, testing, debugging and automation techniques
  • You care deeply about web technologies, exploring data, usability, design and music
  • You have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, and can communicate your ideas
  • You have experience with continuous delivery and automated testing
  • You value team success over personal success

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.

Psst! If this job is your perfect match and you want some inside tips before you apply, read this blog post by our Head of Talent Acquisition Fredrik Johnsson.

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