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Python / Django Engineer
Songtrust
New York, New York, United States

Job Title

Python / Django Engineer

Job Description

Songtrust is seeking talented software developers to join us in solving one of the biggest problems facing songwriters in the new music business: getting paid.

Existing systems of royalty collection around the world are antiquated and inefficient. Songtrust is finally bringing real engineering talent and ingenuity to a part of the music industry that has been notoriously slow in adapting to innovation. We help over 100k songwriters(more than the 3 major publishers combined!) get their money from places like Spotify, Apple Music, TV, Radio, and even bars and grills.

Restrictions

  • No telecommuting
  • No Agencies Please

Requirements

Requirements:

  • 1-5+ years working on production web applications
  • 2-5+ years of engineering experience
  • Production Django and Python expertise
  • Experience with relational databases, queries, management and optimizations
  • Understanding of application architecture, design patterns, methodologies and best practices

Extra points for experience with:

  • Creating web-services/APIs (We use Tastypie extensively)
  • iPhone app development / Swift
  • DevOps (deployment automation, cloud management, etc..)
  • Machine Learning (we have a descriptive search/recommendation engine that find covers of songs on Youtube)

Perks:

  • Work in the amazing loft offices of Downtown Music Publishing in SoHo
  • Full health insurance benefits, 401k with matching
  • Free CitiBike Membership
  • Volunteer Hours
  • All the hardware you need
  • Opportunity to attend relevant tech conferences (e.g. PyCon, DjangoCon)
  • Invitations from partners and clients to attend shows / events
  • Regular happy hours, speaker series in our conference space

About the Company

Songtrust provides a technology platform for royalty collection services. Our industry-leading online solutions help songwriters, artists, managers, labels and publishers simplify music rights management including the administration of music publishing assets, performing rights, and digital licensing.

Contact Info

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