As a server-side software engineer at Shazam you will collaborate with other engineers and product managers to develop and deploy highly scalable software that serves hundreds of millions of users. The role sits within our server-side team based in our London office, the tech hub of Shazam. The teams have autonomy in choosing technologies, designing solutions and bringing improvements. The server side software runs on a Linux environment and uses GCP and AWS cloud technologies. The software is written in Java, Kotlin and GoLang.
In this position you will be working on the server-side features that have a significant product impact. You will be collaborating with product managers and to other engineers to work on developing highly scalable APIs that serve millions of users every second.
We expect that you will shape our software engineering and server-side engineering practices, to continually improve quality and development efficiency. You will be involved in daily huddles and discussion regarding ongoing issues and future plans, you will refactors existing code to drive up quality and contribute to system architecture and design activities.
Degree (or equivalent experience) in Computer Science or related discipline.
Always actively looking for ways to improve Shazam's services, and take a personal ownership for the quality of the services we offer.
Demonstrate personal accountability, owning the decisions and mistakes that you might make.