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 Staff Engineers (API) to join our API team!
As a Staff Software Engineer, API at SoundCloud, youll be helping us build our next-generation API platform for our user experience applications. We are a collaborative, high-impact team that works with large-scale, cloud-based microservices. Come help us build & modernize our platform by adopting newer technologies & concepts (NodeJS/Typescript, GraphQL, Apollo).
You have next-level engineering skills in NodeJS (Typescript) & GraphQL & are motivated to continue working in this area. You are deeply passionate about cloud-based modern, scalable designs. Youre proactive & have experience collaborating closely with teams of different disciplines across Product & Engineering. You live for crafting simple, elegant solutions to complex engineering problems & are able to effectively communicate them to both product & engineering.
If this describes you, wed love to chat!
The salary range for this role is 123,000 to 185,000 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.
- Were international! We operate in the US, Berlin & London & all of our communication is in English.
- Our environment is a learning one, with specific focus on development, including a professional development allowance & a possibility to use 20% of your time for a personal project.
- You can contribute to our Engineering Blog post.
- Interested in a gym membership, photography course or book? We have a Creativity & wellness benefit!
- We offer free German courses at beginning, intermediate & advanced.
- Various snacks & goodies at the office!
Diversity at SoundCloud:
SoundCloud is for everyone. Diversity & open expression are fundamental to our organization; they help us build a social platform & global community where anyone can create, discover, & share sounds. We acknowledge the challenges in our industry, & strive to develop an inclusive culture where everyone can contribute.