Senior Software Engineer, Content Platform

Vevo is the world's leading all-premium music video and entertainment platform with over 25 billion monthly views globally. Vevo delivers an expertly curated experience for audiences to explore and discover music videos, exclusive original programming and live performances from the artists they love.

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As a Senior Software Engineer on our team, you will be responsible for helping to architect and design highly scalable platforms that will deliver data that defines the user experience including, but not limited to video, images and and metadata.

Working creatively with our Content team and our BI/Analytics team to enhance the user experience across all platforms where music video could be consumed. You will also help improve our Artist presence within these platforms while leading the team along the road of best practices and principles.

Are you up to the challenge? If you believe Bono that "music can change the world because it can change people", then you recognize the power of music. Bring your ability to balance creativity, focus, determination, and teamwork so that, together, we can bring the power of our music video and entertainment platform to the world.

This is a full-time position and is based at our office in San Francisco. We are in a convenient location right next to a Muni & Bart station entrance on Market Street.

This describes you

* Experience building large scale, event-driven, fault tolerant systems

* Comfortable in an agile environment

* Previous experience working with metadata for Video or Music is a nice to have

* Working knowledge of Video and Metadata

* Mentally think in JSON

* Professional experience in one or more of Lambdas, Kinesis streams, Elastic Search, is a plus


* Strong academic background in Computer Science

* 7-10+ years of industry experience in Java and/or Node.js and RESTful service development.

* Solid experience with Amazon AWS

* Proven real world experience creating models that can translate into scalable, production grade code and designs

* Above average experience with SQL and NoSQL databases

* Hands on production level development in a Serverless Architecture

Interested? Great! You might like to know

* We are a fun energetic tight knit team with a passion for music and technology

* In office/external happy hours

* Remain up to date with new technology including hosting/attending meetups

* Excellent benefits package

* Competitive compensation packages

* Premier access to music content and new releases of original media content

* Concert ticket giveaways

* 401k Match

* Upscale San Francisco office with stunning views of City Hall, Golden Gate Bridge, the Peninsula, and the Bay

* Fully stocked kitchen and bar with catered lunches everyday

Vevo considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other legally protected status under local, state, or federal law.