Senior Data Engineer – Data Infrastructure

New York, United States

Full-time


Hadoop Java Scala

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Spotify is looking for a Data Engineer to join us. You will build infrastructure to help scale Spotify’s internal data quality framework, ensuring that hundreds of engineers can feel confident in the data that they produce, so that they can continue to build data-driven solutions to bring music and digital media experiences to our 100 million active users and millions of artists. Above all, your work will influence the way people experience music.

What you’ll do

  • Build large-scale and real-time systems to provide the Spotify data processing environment with the ability to guarantee delivery of high quality data.
  • Use best practices in continuous integration and delivery.
  • Help drive optimization, testing and tooling to improve data quality.
  • Collaborate with other software engineers, Data Engineers and stakeholders, taking learning and leadership opportunities that will arise every single day.
  • Work in multi-functional agile teams to continuously experiment, iterate and deliver on new product objectives.

Who you are

  • You know how to work with high volume heterogeneous data, preferably with distributed systems such as Hadoop, BigTable, and Cassandra.
  • You know how to write distributed, high-volume services in Java or Scala.
  • You are knowledgeable about data modeling, data access, and data storage techniques.
  • You appreciate agile software processes, data-driven development, reliability, and responsible experimentation.
  • You understand the value of partnership within teams.

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.

Today, Spotify is the world’s most popular music streaming service with a community of 217m active users, including 100m subscribers across 79 markets. We are the largest driver of revenue to the music business today.