The Royalty Engineering team, also known as RoaR, is part of the Finance business unit but has a strong tech culture. Being in this domain means we as a team are involved in many overarching initiatives across the company. We consume and produce enormous amounts of data and write and maintain some of the most complex business logic in Spotify. We are now looking for a skilled and motivated data engineer who can further strengthen our team and help us grow even more.
What you’ll do
Continuously design, develop, and test data-driven solutions
Work with state-of-the-art data processing frameworks and technologies
Help drive the company-wide advancement of Spotify’s data infrastructure, tooling and processes
Improve data quality through testing, tooling and continuously evaluating performance
Collaborate with software engineers and business users
Work in cross-functional agile teams to regularly experiment, iterate, and deliver on new product objectives with an end-to-end responsibility for your squad’s mission
Work from our office in Stockholm and collaborate with our New York teams
Who you are
You have a proven record of personally taking large data projects from ideation to implementation
You have experience architecting and operating large data pipelines
You know how to work with high volume heterogeneous data with distributed systems such as Hadoop
You are an expert in one or more higher level JVM-based data processing frameworks like Crunch, Scalding, Storm, Spark and Dataflow (not just Pig/Hive/BigQuery/other SQL-like abstractions)
You are knowledgeable about data modeling, data access, and data storage techniques
You care about agile software processes, data-driven development, reliability, and responsible experimentation
You are passionate about creating clean code and have a strong foundation in coding and building data pipelines
Previous experience of working with ITGC, GDPR and SOX compliance (common in Fintech) is a plus, but not a requirement
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 brilliant. 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 opportunity to enjoy and be inspired by 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 258 million users.