Senior Full Stack Engineer - Desktop & Web Infrastructure (Remote Eligible - EMEA)


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Delivering the best Spotify experience possible. To as many people as possible. In as many moments as possible. That’s what the Experience team is all about. We use our deep understanding of consumer expectations to enrich the lives of millions of our users all over the world, bringing the music and audio they love to the devices, apps and platforms they use every day. Know what our users want? Join us and help Spotify give it to them. 
Are you passionate about empowering developers to move quickly and deliver great user experiences? Join us!
We are looking for a Senior Full Stack Engineer to join a team working on web infrastructure in the Platform and Partner Experience organisation. This is a role with significant width and breadth, where responsibilities will vary frequently. We wear several hats and this role will mean working with developers within Spotify and in the open-source community. Our customers are the teams building great web experiences on the Desktop client, the Web Player, and the Music and Podcast embed widgets. We enable them to focus on providing value to millions of end-users. Above all, your work will affect the way the world experiences music!

What you’ll do

  • Maintain and improve the infrastructure that is used to develop, test, build, release and monitor our applications.
  • Support a first-rate developer experience so that application engineers can continuously ship features, improvements and experiments to users.
  • Collaborate closely with other engineers and become a valued member of a self-driven, cross-functional team.
  • Work in a transparent environment that supports your individual growth.
  • Share knowledge, promote standard methodologies, and evangelize engineering best practices in the team and beyond.

Who you are

  • You are well-versed in web technology and transition smoothly between writing JavaScript/TypeScript, Node and Python, to configuring GKE, to investigating operational issues using monitoring tools like Grafana.
  • You have experience working on test automation and build pipelines for large-scale applications, using tools such as Kubernetes, Docker, Webpack, WebdriverIO and Cypress.
  • You are passionate about improving the developer experience, using industry standard solutions wherever possible.
  • You love working in a highly collaborative agile team, and are someone who can draw out a problem and think about how you and your team can tackle it.
  • You can talk to stakeholders and are comfortable driving projects that pull in people outside of your immediate team.
  • You care about tracking data on the things you build, and use it to verify the effectiveness of your changes.

Where You’ll Be

  • We are a distributed workforce enabling our band members to find a work mode that is best for them!
  • Where in the world? For this role, it can be within the EMEA region in which we have a work location and is within working hours.
  • Working hours? We operate within the Central European and GMT time zones for collaboration and ask that all be located that time zone.
  • Prefer an office to work from home instead? Not a problem! We have plenty of options for your working preferences. Find more information about our Work From Anywhere  options here.
You are welcome at Spotify for who you are, no matter where you come from, what you look like, or what’s playing in your headphones. Our platform is for everyone, and so is our workplace. The more voices we have represented and amplified in our business, the more we will all thrive, contribute, and be forward-thinking! So bring us your personal experience, your perspectives, and your background. It’s in our differences that we will find the power to keep revolutionizing the way the world listens.
Spotify transformed music listening forever when we launched in 2008. Our mission is to unlock the potential of human creativity by giving a million creative artists the opportunity to live off their art and billions of fans the chance to enjoy and be passionate about these creators. Everything we do is driven by our love for music and podcasting. Today, we are the world’s most popular audio streaming subscription service with a community of more than 345 million users.
Job tags: Docker Grafana JavaScript Kubernetes Node Python Streaming
Job region(s): Europe Remote/Anywhere
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