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SoundCloud // social sound platform
Engineering, Full Time    New York, Atlanta, US East Coast, Other locations upon review    Posted: Sunday, November 20, 2022
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SoundCloud is a next-generation music entertainment company powered by an ecosystem of artists, fans, & thriving communities on the pulse of what's new, now & next in culture. As one of the worlds most influential cultural platforms, SoundCloud holds a singular market position as both a music-streaming service with the largest catalog of music, & an artist services & distribution business to help artists grow long-term, successful careers. 

We are looking for a Principal Systems Engineer for the SoundCloud Platform team. The team mission is to expose access to SoundCloud content, data & functionalities for all 1P & 3P developers enabling them to build compelling experiences for Music Fans & Creators.  As a Principal Engineer in the team you will be responsible for identifying key technical problems to solve, adopting or recommending solutions & working with the engineering team to build & deploy these. You will review & influence ongoing design, architecture, standards & methods for operating services & systems; assess design & code changes to drive improvements. You also will actively participate in code reviews, bug/issue triage with the feature teams, & support well informed decisions towards business & engineering goals. As a member of the leadership team, you will identify investment opportunities, take part in developing long term strategies, & propose, prioritize & deliver on goals. 

As a perfect candidate for this position you have a proven track record of designing, writing & delivering software to improve the availability, scalability, performance, security, resiliency, & efficiency of a service. You have experience in working on large enterprise systems for engineering or delivery. You also have experience working with multiple programming languages such as Java, Scala, Python, React, Rust, Node, Go, etc. Last but not least you have experience with agile software development practices & are comfortable working according to these.

If you are excited by the opportunity to directly impact the daily experience & happiness of millions of people around the world, giving them the power to share & connect through music, wed love to hear from you. 

Read about engineering at SoundCloud.

About us:

  • We provide a flexible work culture that offers the opportunity to collaborate & connect in person at our offices as well as accommodating work from home
  • We are deeply committed to ensuring diversity, equity & inclusion at all levels of our organization & fostering a community where everyones voice, perspective & experience is respected & heard
  • We believe a strong team is made by investing in employees through mentorship, workshops & enrichment opportunities
  • You can contribute to our Engineering Blog
The salary range for this role is $140 000 to $220 000 annually. The final salary offered will be determined based on relative experience, skills, internal equity, & location. We also offer a generous total rewards program - read more about additional benefits & perks below! Please note the indicated range is for US-based locations only.
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