At Epidemic Sound, we make soundtracking content simple and inspiring with unlimited access to music and sound effects. Headquartered in Stockholm, with offices all over the world, we are a force of over 500 on a mission to soundtrack the world. Our innovative licensing model paves the way for creators - from YouTubers to small business to the world’s most recognizable brands - to use sound to enhance their content while simultaneously supporting artists both financially and creatively. Epidemic Sound music is heard 2 billion times a day on YouTube alone and is recognized as one of Europe’s fastest-growing companies by the Financial Times. Epidemic Sound is backed by EQT, Blackstone, Creandum, Atwater Capital to name a few.
We are looking for a senior frontend engineer to help us take our soundtracking innovation platform to the next level!
In the Soundtrack domain we are on a mission to revolutionize the soundtracking experience for content creators by providing them a creative, interactive and relevant product. As an engineer in our Search & Discover team you’ll play a vital role in building and shaping the core functionality of Epidemic Sound. Together with your team you will experiment with and work on key user flows such as searching for music or sound effects, exploring new sounds and ensuring the sound magically fits the user’s content.
In order to do this, we want an experienced engineer with a strong focus on frontend development and building great user focused products to join our friendly and collaborative team. You will be a key player in forming how we excel at frontend development, together with other developers and technical leaders.
We are agile, user focused and passionate about building a high quality product and, most importantly, we make sure to learn from each other and have a lot of fun on the way!
Utilize your expertise in frontend web development technologies such as Typescript, React, Redux, HTML, and CSS to develop and maintain an awesome product.
Collaborate closely with other product teams, analytics, user research and experience design to drive user retention and engagement.
Act as an architect, taking ownership of complex technical projects, including planning, cross-team collaboration, and impact evaluation.
Mentor and coach team members, fostering an inclusive and collaborative culture.
Embrace agile development processes, including pair and mob programming, and share knowledge inside and outside of the team.
Extensive experience from frontend development, in different teams and with different products.
Strong knowledge in Typescript, React, Redux, HTML, and CSS.
Great communication skills and drive to collaborate closely with colleagues.
Experience of leading the team’s continuous work towards a common technical vision, as well as how to build scalable, reliable and easy-to-maintain software.
Interest and experience in building accessible web products.
A flexible mindset as a curious learner and big-picture tech thinker.
Preferred Qualifications/ Bonus Skills:
Experience with user event tracking.
Some experience in backend development, for example in Python, Kotlin or similar.
Equal Opportunity Employer:
We believe that bringing people together from different backgrounds, experiences and perspectives makes for a healthy workplace, a more successful business and a better world. We value diversity and encourage everyone to come and soundtrack the world with us.
Do you want to be a part of our fantastic team? Please apply, in English, by clicking the link below.