Musixmatch is the leading music metadata company, featuring the world’s largest lyrics catalog and +70M user contributors. Musixmatch is the trusted global partner of companies like Spotify, Apple, Amazon Music, Meta, Google, MTV, Shazam, Vevo and has a partnership with +100,000 music publishers including Sony/ Music Publishing, Universal Music Publishing, Warner/Chappell, Kobalt, BMG Rights, and the Harry Fox Agency.
We are a bunch of creatives who care about our work and what we do. We believe that participation and collaboration are key to getting things done well. We are looking for tech-savvy people who are eager to learn in a fast-paced environment, who have an international outlook on life, and who love taking on new challenges.
Musixmatch is looking for a cloud and systems engineer for designing and maintaining our server architecture.
Our team is smart, ambitious, and supportive — above all, we are excited by what we do. While meeting regular deadlines and being focused on quick, quality completion of projects, the environment is relaxed and fun.
Every member of the Musixmatch Team is expected to: be an Innovator; be a Collaborator; be a Champion for their ideas; be an Expert; have High Standards; be dedicated to the power of self-organized groups and our mission of excellence and most importantly, Get Stuff Done That Makes a Difference!
Conceiving, implementing and maintaining the infrastructure for highly available and scalable web projects with a service-oriented approach on AWS;
Participate in the on-call rotation for Mission Critical Systems;
Designing and building a wide variety of tools to help support the infrastructure.
At least 4 years of professional experience on Linux systems;
Experience with both Amazon AWS and Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud;
Experience in large Docker and Kubernetes deployments;
Experience using monitoring tools like Zabbix or Nagios;
Experience in system configuration / administration of Elasticsearch, Couchbase and MySQL clusters;
Experience with Nginx, Varnish, Apache2 and PHP;
Deep knowledge of apt-based distributions (Debian, Ubuntu LTS);
High proficiency in bash scripting;
Excellent oral and written communication skills;
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment;
Exceptional motivational and interpersonal skills;
Fluent in English.
AWS Cloud Solution Architect certification or equivalent;
Experience with geo replication and CDNs;
Experience using provisioning systems like Salt, Chef or Puppet;
Programming skills in Perl, Python or PHP;
Deep knowledge of networking tools like Traceroute, Nmap and Tcpdump.
WHAT WE OFFER:
- Flexible schedule
- Generous training budget
- Top class tech and equipment
- Company-wide retreat once per year
- Welfare plan
Musixmatch is actively hiring and, in response to COVID-19, conducting all interviews and onboarding virtually.
**Due to the significant amount of applications we receive, unfortunately, it is not possible to answer every applicant, thus if you have not received a response from us, please be patient. We assure you that we will contact you should you be selected to move forward in the recruitment process. We would therefore like to thank all applicants for their interest and time.**