Engineer - Music Copyright Manager

Bologna, Italy /
Back-end & API /
Full-time, permanent (tempo indeterminato)
ABOUT US:

Musixmatch is the leading Music Metadata company featuring the world’s largest Lyrics catalog and +70 mln users as contributors. Musixmatch is the preferred partner of companies like Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Google, Saavn, MTV, Shazam, Vevo and has 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.

IMPORTANT NOTICE

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!!

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

For our Content, Copyright and Analytics team we're currently looking for a Music Copyright Manager. The team builds and ships huge metadata indices to live production services, processing millions of pieces of information each day, develops and maintains automatic processes for data enrichment and enhancements as well as administrative and analytics tools.
You will work with various electronic data interchange formats to aid in the successful and optimised ingestion of statement data.
Your goal will be to improve the quality and coverage of the copyright data.
The team is located in Bologna, Italy.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Monitor and maintain high level of data standards
Keep a stable relation with the data providers to make sure the company ingests and uses their data at best
Serve as a first point of contact to resolve any issues related to statement data ingestion
Assist with post-import processing
Adhoc assistance with any other royalty processing related tasks as and when they may be required Including importing statement data

REQUIREMENTS:

You have extensive experience with relational databases and key-value stores
You are comfortable with processing and analysing large data sets
Manages priorities effectively

GOOD TO HAVE:

An understanding of various music royalty source data and statement import formats is preferred
Experience with distributed/scalable systems and high-volume applications
You have experience with AWS
You are fluent in one programming language (preferably PHP or Python)
Experience with Redshift and Mysql
You are a team player who takes the initiative
WHAT WE LOOK FOR:

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

**Due to the amount of CVs that we receive, unfortunately it is impossible to answer to 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.**