Senior Software Engineer
Bologna, Italy /
Back-end & API /
Full-time, permanent (tempo indeterminato)
Musixmatch is the leading music metadata company, featuring the world’s largest lyrics catalog and +70M users as contributors. Musixmatch is a partner of companies like Spotify, Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Google, MTV, Shazam, Vevo and has a partnership with +4,000 indie music publishers and top music publishers like Sony/ATV, EMI Music Publishing, Universal Music Publishing, Warner/Chappell, Kobalt, BMG Rights, and 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.
Due to the COVID-19 outbreak we have put this position on hold, however we are still super happy to receive your application for us to review and when the position is active again, we will reach out to you should your candidacy match our needs.
Keep safe and healthy!!
Design, develop and maintain services for the Business Intelligence systems and reporting platform
Ensure accurate and reliable data integrity within and between all database systems
Ensure data standards are set and met across the organization and outside
SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS:
5+ years experience with relational databases, key-value stores and complex SQL queries
5+ years experience as Perl or PHP developer
Comfortable with processing and analysing large data sets
Strong knowledge of Python is a must
Experience with *nix system
Fluent in English
Previous experience with large scale data and reporting platforms
Experience with AWS tools (S3, Redshift, RDS)
Degree in Statistics, Math, Physics, Engineering, Operations Research, Computer Science, or another quantitative discipline.
WHAT WE OFFER:
- Remote working, 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. Any new or current team members will be temporarily working remotely until it is safe to return to the office.
**Due to the amount of CVs that we receive, unfortunately, it is impossible to answer every applicant, thus if you have not received a response from us, please be patient. We do 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.**