Engineering Manager - Frontend

Bologna or Remote (Italy) /
Product – Front-end /
Full-time, permanent (tempo indeterminato)

Musixmatch is the leading music metadata company, featuring the world’s largest lyrics catalog and +70M user contributors. Musixmatch is the trusted global partner of companies like Spotify, Apple, Amazon Music, Meta, Google, MTV, Shazam, Vevo and has a partnership with +100,000 music publishers including Sony/ Music Publishing, Universal Music Publishing, Warner/Chappell, Kobalt, BMG Rights, and the Harry Fox Agency.

We are a bunch of creatives who care about our work and what we do.  We believe that participation and collaboration are key to getting things done well.  We are looking for tech-savvy people who are eager to learn in a fast-paced environment, who have an international outlook on life, and who love taking on new challenges.


As an Engineering Manager, you will have the opportunity to guide and grow a team of frontend engineers building on one of our main products. You will work closely with our Product, Design, and Engineering teams, playing an essential role in making architectural decisions with the other Engineering Leaders at Musixmatch. Your input will also be paramount in helping shape the product vision and guide the team along the journey of bringing it to life.  

What you will do: 

- Guide your team members and enable them to do their best work while supporting their growth with a collaborative mindset; 
- Mentor, lead by example, and set your team for success;
- Grow your team by working closely with the People Team, taking an active part in selecting the best talent for Musixmatch, and engaging in all people management initiatives;
- Participate in the product's roadmap planning. Support with identifying and assigning the team members to the most suitable projects;
- Help shape the frontend architecture and participate in the engineering leadership's decision-making processes. 


- Strong background in software development with a focus on frontend web development (mobile development experience is a big plus);
- You have previously managed an engineering team;
- Familiar with our frontend tech stack: JavaScript, TypeScript, React, ReactNative;
- Familiar with the agile methodology, scrum, or other project management frameworks;
- Have a product-oriented mindset and previous working experience in a product company;
- You are collaborative, a team player, easy-going, and passionate about what you do;
- You are proactive and comfortable with working autonomously.

- Flexible schedule
- Generous training budget 
- Top class tech and equipment
- Company-wide retreat once per year
- Welfare plan


Musixmatch is actively hiring and, in response to COVID-19, conducting all interviews and onboarding virtually.

**Due to the significant amount of applications we receive, unfortunately, it is not possible to answer every applicant, thus if you have not received a response from us, please be patient. We assure you that we will contact you should you be selected to move forward in the recruitment process. We would therefore like to thank all applicants for their interest and time.**