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Senior Backend Engineer

Permanent employee, Full-time · Remote

Where you'll contribute
We are looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to join our team at IDAGIO.

The backend team is a group of experienced software engineers with a shared enthusiasm for music and technology, and all the magic that happens in between. We build and maintain IDAGIO’s backend tools and processes to ensure a good experience for our users. 
At IDAGIO, we value trust, openness, and curiosity. We love to take initiative and get out of our comfort zone to get things done. We believe that a group of caring, interested, respectful humans is the best recipe for a great product, and we can’t wait to welcome you to the team. If you want to know more about our team go here.


  • Work with a team of classical music and technology experts to build and maintain the backend components that  
       enable IDAGIO to present the richest and most elaborate catalogue of classical music
  • Work in a cross-functional team and touch nearly every part of the codebase to ensure the platform is scalable,
       robust, and easy-to-use
  • Build APIs to serve our client products as well as internal systems
  • Help us build the next version of our backend systems 
  • Take an active part in developing our roadmap
Experience and personality traits we find relevant for this position
  • Comprehensive experience in Golang and experience in a scripting language (Ruby, Python)
  • Familiarity with cloud services (AWS, Heroku), databases (SQL / NoSQL) and REST APIs 
  • You value properly tested code and have worked with CI/CD tools
  • Strong communication skills, ability to self-organise and work well within teams
  • Comfortable with Unix environment (Linux or OSX)
What we have to offer
  • An international team with diverse backgrounds and extensive experience in both classical music and digital
       products.
  • A friendly and purpose-driven working atmosphere in our offices in Berlin or Vienna.
  • The opportunity to contribute directly to the success of our evolving product.
  • Flexible working hours, remote work (+/- 2 hours CET) and your choice of tools and hardware.
About us

“IDAGIO – the Spotify for classical music – has changed my life”Vogue

“While most music-streaming services focus on popular music, IDAGIO's mission is to make classical music just as accessible”TIME

“The best free classical listening experience you can get”Buzzfeed News

IDAGIO is the leading streaming service for classical music with more than 1.8 million app downloads and subscribers in 190 countries. Crafted in Berlin by a world-class team of over 60 passionate experts in music, technology, business and design, IDAGIO offers a search tailor-made for classical music, expert curation, and an expansive catalogue of over 2 million licensed tracks. IDAGIO is available completely free, with two paid tiers offering additional functions and lossless sound quality.

Your application
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