Sony Music

Sony Music is home to the most loved and commercially successful artists in the world. In 1887, Columbia was formed – which, to this day, remains the oldest label in the history of the recording industry. From there, Sony Music evolved, amassing the best in the business to create a world-class record label and industry leader. In the UK, labels such as Columbia, RCA, Syco, Commercial Group, Red Essential, Relentless, Black Butter, Ministry Of Sound and Insanity all make up the Sony Music family.

Sony Music London, UK
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
Sony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a roster of current artists that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars, as well as a vast catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America. Sony Music Entertainment is seeking an individual to help work on initiatives related to The Orchard and its products. The Orchard is a leading music distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide –  distributing music from independent artists including Ozuna, Skepta, Jorja Smith, John Prine, and Kelsea Ballerini. With cutting edge operations and an unparalleled global team, The Orchard partners with labels of all sizes to make their music and video available across hundreds of digital and physical retailers around the world. At The Orchard, the focus is to provide a comfortable, social and engaging environment to encourage productivity and creativity. We are looking for a  Product Manager  to join our talented product, design & engineering team in London.  Responsibilities Drive product vision, roadmap and goals for one or more of our key products. Develop a clear product roadmap based on market and user research with the appropriate business cases and data to back it up. Act as the product owner for an agile development team focusing on executing the roadmap from conceptualization to design and development, launch, maintenance and maturity. Regularly meet with customers to gather feedback and validate future product ideas while strongly representing The Orchard. Constantly improve customer satisfaction, usability, reliability and operational efficiency by continually monitoring KPIs and finding opportunities to increase engagement and reduce friction across your product. Present roadmaps, decisions and updates to business and technology stakeholders. Qualifications 2 to 3 years in a Product role working on SaaS, content tools, data and/or consumer-facing products. Able to influence cross-functional teams and create a consensus between stakeholders, product managers, designers and engineers within an agile environment Strong organizational and analytical skills paired with the ability to drive complex projects. Proficient in SQL and ability to work in other analytics tools to validate ideas Strong verbal, written and visual communication skills. The Orchard is a leading music, film and video distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide. With a comprehensive artist & label services offering including full-service marketing, sync licensing, video services, transparent data analysis, advertising, rights management, digital and physical distribution and more, The Orchard empowers creators and businesses to grow and adapt in the dynamic global industry. For further information, visit  www.theorchard.com . The Orchard is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
Sony Music London, UK
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
Sony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a roster of current artists that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars, as well as a vast catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America. Sony Music Entertainment is seeking an individual to help work on initiatives related to The Orchard and its products. The Orchard is a leading music distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide –  distributing music from independent artists including Ozuna, Skepta, Jorja Smith, John Prine, and Kelsea Ballerini. With cutting edge operations and an unparalleled global team, The Orchard partners with labels of all sizes to make their music and video available across hundreds of digital and physical retailers around the world. At The Orchard, the focus is to provide a comfortable, social and engaging environment to encourage productivity and creativity. We are looking for a  Product Manager - Data & Analytics  to join our talented product, design & engineering team. Responsibilities  Drive product vision, roadmap and goals for our core data & analytics products. Develop a clear product roadmap based on market and user research with the appropriate business cases and data to back it up. Act as the product owner for an agile development team focusing on executing the roadmap from conceptualization to design and development, launch, maintenance and maturity. Regularly meet with customers to gather feedback and validate future product ideas while strongly representing The Orchard. Constantly improve customer satisfaction, usability, reliability and operational efficiency by continually monitoring KPIs and finding opportunities to increase engagement and reduce friction across your product. Present roadmaps, decisions and updates to business and technology stakeholders. Qualifications 2 to 3 years in a Product role working end-to-end from data ingestion to consumer-facing products. Able to influence cross-functional teams and create a consensus between stakeholders, product managers, designers and engineers within an agile environment Strong organizational and analytical skills paired with the ability to drive complex projects. Proficient in SQL and ability to work in other analytics tools to validate ideas Strong verbal, written and visual communication skills. Bonus Points: Experience working within the digital music industry Proficiency in R or other statistical programming languages Academic background in math, statistics or computer science About The Orchard®
 The Orchard is a leading music distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide. With a comprehensive artist & label services offering including full-service marketing, sync licensing, comprehensive video services, transparent data analysis, advertising, rights management, digital and physical distribution and more, The Orchard empowers creators and businesses to grow and adapt in the dynamic global industry. For further information, visit  www.theorchard.com . The Orchard is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
Sony Music London, UK
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
Sony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a roster of current artists that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars, as well as a vast catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America. Sony Music Entertainment is seeking an individual to help work on initiatives related to The Orchard and its products. The Orchard is a leading music distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide –  distributing music from independent artists including Ozuna, Skepta, Jorja Smith, John Prine, and Kelsea Ballerini. With cutting edge operations and an unparalleled global team, The Orchard partners with labels of all sizes to make their music and video available across hundreds of digital and physical retailers around the world. At The Orchard, the focus is to provide a comfortable, social and engaging environment to encourage productivity and creativity. We are hiring a  Software Engineer  to join our London office.  Responsibilities Please send all resumes and cover letters to  ukjobs@theorchard.com  Build amazingly crafted software and systems to provide our clients with a cutting-edge digital media management, delivery, and reporting/analytics suite. Participate in ongoing Sony platforms integration efforts to deliver next generation, full service distribution products. Collaborate with a talented team of engineers and designers. Work with new technology and tools in a highly-collaborative, Agile environment. Use industry standards and adopt new technologies to manage big data transformations and analysis. Advocate for best schema designs to manage Orchard’s master data to ensure scalability and flexibility. Qualifications Full stack proficiency. We are polyglots, currently using Python, PHP and Ruby but open to the best tool for the job. Check out  http://stackshare.io/the-orchard  for a better idea of what we’re using. Familiarity with design patterns.  Experience with microservices a plus. Agile & results-focused.  Ability to work effectively on small, cross-functional teams following Agile development methodology (Kanban, Scrum). Experience designing and implementing scalable ETLs. Experience designing and consuming RESTful APIs. Familiarity with relational databases and NoSQL databases. Ability to implement XHTML/HTML5, CSS, and Javascript quickly and effectively. Familiarity with AWS is a huge plus (DynamoDB, Redshift, SWF, Lambda). Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Love for music and film a plus.  The Orchard is a leading music, film and video distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide. With a comprehensive artist & label services offering including full-service marketing, sync licensing, video services, transparent data analysis, advertising, rights management, digital and physical distribution and more, The Orchard empowers creators and businesses to grow and adapt in the dynamic global industry. For further information, visit  www.theorchard.com . The Orchard is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
Sony Music London, UK
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
Sony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a roster of current artists that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars, as well as a vast catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America. Sony Music Entertainment is seeking an individual to help work on initiatives related to The Orchard and its products. The Orchard is a leading music distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide –  distributing music from independent artists including Ozuna, Skepta, Jorja Smith, John Prine, and Kelsea Ballerini. With cutting edge operations and an unparalleled global team, The Orchard partners with labels of all sizes to make their music and video available across hundreds of digital and physical retailers around the world. At The Orchard, the focus is to provide a comfortable, social and engaging environment to encourage productivity and creativity.   We are hiring a  Lead/ Manager of Engineering - Data & Analytics  to join our London team.  Responsibilities Please submit all resumes and cover letters to ukjobs@theorchard.com    Drive engineering vision for our core data & analytics products Work with product to develop solutions that align with business cases and strategy Cultivate a high performance agile development team balancing executing on new features with keeping our existing system health Build ETLs, analytics API services, and highly polished data powered UI experiences Manage a full-stack team of engineers Hold regular 1:1s, mentor engineers, and work with recruiting team to build out team Constantly improve our Snowflake data warehouse and data pipelines Experiment with new technologies and integrate them into them into our stack when appropriate Qualifications 2 to 3 years in an engineering management role Able to influence cross-functional teams and create a consensus between engineering teams within an agile environment Strong organizational and analytical skills paired with the ability to drive complex projects Experience with a variety of database technologies Experience managing a data warehouse Experience building and maintaining complex data pipelines Strong verbal, written and visual communication skills Bonus Points: Experience working within the digital music industry Prior experience with Snowflake, Spark, Kafka, DynamoDB Prior experience building a web based data application The Orchard is a leading music distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide. With a comprehensive artist & label services offering including full-service marketing, sync licensing, comprehensive video services, transparent data analysis, advertising, rights management, digital and physical distribution and more, The Orchard empowers creators and businesses to grow and adapt in the dynamic global industry. For further information, visit  www.theorchard.com . The Orchard is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
Sony Music London, UK
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
Sony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a roster of current artists that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars, as well as a vast catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America. Sony Music Entertainment is seeking an individual to help work on initiatives related to The Orchard and its products. The Orchard is a leading music distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide –  distributing music from independent artists including Ozuna, Skepta, Jorja Smith, John Prine, and Kelsea Ballerini. With cutting edge operations and an unparalleled global team, The Orchard partners with labels of all sizes to make their music and video available across hundreds of digital and physical retailers around the world. At The Orchard, the focus is to provide a comfortable, social and engaging environment to encourage productivity and creativity. We are hiring a  Data Engineer  to join our London team.  Responsibilities Contribute to a music insights platform used by thousands of record labels and recording artists across the globe Build fast analytics API services that power highly polished UI experiences for mobile and web Build and maintain data pipelines that process hundreds of millions of rows per day Explore new ways of processing, storing, and delivering data Make recommendations on data platform architecture Collaborate with a talented team of engineers and designers Communicate technical vision and decision making Work with modern tools in a highly-collaborative, Agile environment Write clean, well-tested, performant code in a CI/CD environment Qualifications Hands on experience with 3+ database technologies (SQL, noSQL, distributed, columnar, graph, etc.) Experience managing a data warehouse (Snowflake is a big plus) Proven experience with ETL frameworks (Airflow, Luigi, SWF, etc.) Experience designing noSQL schemas for analytics use cases Experience with real time data technologies (Kafka, Spark, Kinesis, etc.) Experience building fast, scalable web applications powered by big data Proficient in scripting language of choice (Python is preferred) Ability to write automated tests (unit, functional, and integration) to ensure code works as expected. Eager to teach and mentor other engineers Desire to collaborate with other engineers through peer code reviews Deep understanding of data structures and schema design Detail-oriented, proactive problem solving skills   Bonus Points: Experience working within the digital music industry The Orchard is a leading music distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide. With a comprehensive artist & label services offering including full-service marketing, sync licensing, comprehensive video services, transparent data analysis, advertising, rights management, digital and physical distribution and more, The Orchard empowers creators and businesses to grow and adapt in the dynamic global industry. For further information, visit  www.theorchard.com . The Orchard is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
Sony Music New York, NY, USA
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
The Orchard is a leading music distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide –  distributing music from independent artists including Ozuna, Skepta, Jorja Smith, John Prine, and Kelsea Ballerini. With cutting edge operations and an unparalleled global team, The Orchard partners with labels of all sizes to make their music and video available across hundreds of digital and physical retailers around the world. At The Orchard, the focus is to provide a comfortable, social and engaging environment to encourage productivity and creativity.  The Orchard is looking for an  Interactive Designer  that is passionate about design and eager to extend that passion to create unique and digital experiences. In this position, which is based in our New York office, you’ll collaborate with a team of Interactive Designers on a wide range of design projects including asset / content creation and development. Our goal is to create meaningful solutions that engage and resonate with our users.  Responsibilities You love design and stay up to date with the latest trends and technology You’re a collaborative team player, but can also work independently Skilled in Photoshop, Illustrator, and After Effects (Sketch and Webflow knowledge a plus) With HTML/CSS understanding, you’re able to create a functioning web page Details are your strong suit and you’re super organized Enthusiastic and interested about designing for the music industry You’re a versatile designer, able to effectively design for music fans across genres, from heavy metal, to indie rock, to latin trap Branding & Identity is in your skill set and you understand how to elevate an existing brand while adhering to existing brand guidelines You have a strong knowledge of Powerpoint and understand how to creatively illustrate a brand through a presentation deck Qualifications Strong portfolio of visual design and motion graphics for the digital space A detail-oriented approach to workflow Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects and Powerpoint Knowledge of HTML/CSS, Sketch and Webflow a plus Highly motivated and able to meet tight deadlines in a fast paced environment Collaborative and enthusiastic team player About The Orchard The Orchard is a leading music distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide. With a comprehensive artist & label services offering including full-service marketing, sync licensing, comprehensive video services, transparent data analysis, advertising, rights management, digital and physical distribution and more, The Orchard empowers creators and businesses to grow and adapt in the dynamic global industry. For further information, visit  www.theorchard.com . The Orchard is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
Sony Music New York, NY, USA
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
Sony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a roster of current artists that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars, as well as a vast catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America. Sony Music is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, veteran or military status, marital and civil partnership/union status, alienage or citizenship status, creed, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Sony Music’s innovative and growing merchandising company The Thread Shop is looking to hire a Brand Manager to help oversee The Thread Shop’s artist roster. This individual will work with the unique needs, opportunities and challenges of our artists to deliver client service and marketing support in a variety of categories including brand development, strategy, consumer marketing and problem solving. This person will be the central owner of the brands and will work cross-functionally with sales, licensing, tour, e-commerce, and operations teams to help develop and execute strategic plans while building and maintaining strong positive relations with the artists. Responsibilities Define the strategy and vision for each artist signed to The Thread Shop. Partner with artists and their management to develop merchandising strategies for brand building and revenue generation. Liaison between artist/management and The Thread Shop divisions (Creative, Sales, E-Comm, Tour, Licensing, Finance) on requests and concerns. Develop and maintain a strong business partnership relationship with each artist. Ownership of each artists’ P&L. Oversee development of creative materials for artist roster. Help to develop and execute marketing campaigns around artist merchandise. Oversee the development of existing and potential client presentation materials. Manage day to day product approvals between production, sales, licensing, and artist management. Qualifications Possesses client services and marketing experience. Proven track record of fan/consumer engagement planning, strategic marketing development, and execution. Has the ability to anticipate, communicate, and help resolve issues as they arise. Has strong interest in music and merchandising. Experience in multi-cultural marketing. Excellent communication and presentation skills. Marketing and product management oriented while adhering to budgets and profitability. Team player. Minimum 2 years of experience in marketing / project management. Proficient in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Sony Music New York, NY, USA
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
Sony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a roster of current artists that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars, as well as a vast catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America.  Sony Music is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Sony Music has entered a new podcasting venture with podcast veterans Adam Davidson and Laura Mayer. The venture will produce a suite of original, thoughtful, and buoyant podcasts across genres. The Producer – Recurring Series is a foundational member of the podcasting venture. This role is responsible for providing support to the editorial process in Brooklyn, New York.  This role will report to the COO. Responsibilities Responsible for one show, which airs between 26 and 52 episodes annually. The Producer- Recurring Series will focus roughly 70 percent of their time on short term, - daily and weekly -production tasks (meeting regular show deadlines), 20 percent of their time on longer term production tasks (planning special episodes or series), and 10 percent of their time evaluating and/or creating new show ideas. Qualifications Bachelor’s Degree preferred but not required At least 1 year of editorial experience in a fast-paced, media environment. Podcast experience required. Candidates who are interested in creating editorial processes that are financially and creatively sustainable. Must have a demonstrated ability to meet deadlines. Excellent communication skills are required. Must be able to edit audio. ProTools experience is preferred, but not required. Must have excellent communication skills and be a team player. Must love, and listen to, podcasts!
Sony Music New York, NY, USA
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
Sony Music is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, veteran or military status, marital and civil partnership/union status, alienage or citizenship status, creed, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Responsibilities The Administrative Assistant, Sales is responsible for providing support to the Vice President of National Sales. The position’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: Perform general administrative support and day-to-day assistance to the VP, National Sales. This includes but is not limited to answering phones, calendar maintenance, preparing for meetings, inputting weekly time sheet data for department and any other required administrative functions Manage and coordinate National Sales department vacation and travel calendar Maintain Outlook group email contact lists Generate and distribute daily and weekly sales reports utilizing various internal systems such as SMART Daily maintenance of shared drive of new release projections and orders; obtain national sales goals from label partners and individual account projections from sales teams Track radio airplay of key new release titles and provide to field reps to support account solicitations Draft and email official sales policy notifications to accounts as well as to internal SME staff Solicit account reps for and compile new release 3-Day and First Week Sales for key new releases Coordinate retail mailings, such as promotional CDs, value-adds and enter-to-win items Maintain Account Profiles for all major active accounts and contacts Interact closely with National Sales and Field Staff, providing them support on an ad hoc basis Provide select administrative support to the Sr. Director, Sales Qualifications A Bachelor’s degree is preferred, with applied computer experience. Basic knowledge of MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook and Adobe Acrobat is required. The assistant must be able to utilize Soundscan and Mediabase as well as learn company-specific systems and applications including SMART and Databasics. Have knowledge of new technologies, current digital retailers, and subscription services Past record label experience or internship experience is preferred. Understanding of department functions within a record label is recommended. The assistant must be available for occasional extended work days and be familiar working with standard office equipment Must be extremely organized  and have the ability to keep extremely accurate schedules, records, etc. Attention to detail is paramount. Must also be able to multi-task, prioritize tasks, and ensure deadlines are met. Positive attitude.  
Sony Music New York, NY, USA
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
Sony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a roster of current artists that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars, as well as a vast catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America.  Sony Music is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, veteran or military status, marital and civil partnership/union status, alienage or citizenship status, creed, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. The Creative Director will be responsible for establishing the aesthetic vision of the Masterworks label, its artists and releases through the creation of multimedia assets via close partnership with marketing, publicity, sales and senior leadership. Responsibilities Provide guidance and creative leadership on the development of all Masterworks visual assets including video, photography and digital media. Provide insight and contribute ideas relating to current and developing creative tools and strategies to further the goals of Masterworks artists, especially as it relates to social media tools/content. Maximize creative budgets through innovative marketing practices, showing a willingness to think outside the box. Must bring an established network of creative talent to employ including photographers, illustrators, videographers, art directors, writers, editors, etc., while adding new contacts on an ongoing basis. Hire and manage two direct reports (junior packaging manager, junior content creator). Hire and manage independent creative talent for photo shoots, video shoots and album packaging on project-by-project bases. Ability to lead creative discussions with artists and artist management, as well as label personnel, in the service of synthesizing ideas into written creative briefs. Work collaboratively with US and International Marketing teams to ensure creative consistency across all channels. Partner with A&R leadership and Executive leadership at Masterworks to recognize short-term and long-term goals of the label. Understand the evolving music marketplace and work to reach listeners with unique content on their terms. Qualifications  Minimum of 6 years of experience in marketing, branding and/or music industry with demonstrated track record of creative services leadership. Must have experience working directly with artists, artist management and/or high profile clientele. Strong computer skills including and a comprehensive knowledge of emerging marketing platforms. Be prepared to discuss previous projects and share samples of design/marketing work. Exceptional communication and time management skills. Must be able to work independently but be a team player and flexible. Must be able to create and maintain strong relationships across Masterworks and the larger Sony Music company. Deep knowledge of all visual media including video, photography, and digital formats is a plus. Must be a music person – an interest and understanding of music history across a variety of genres is essential. Some travel required.
Sony Music New York, NY, USA
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
The Orchard is a leading music distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide –  distributing music from independent artists including Ozuna, Skepta, Jorja Smith, John Prine, and Kelsea Ballerini. With cutting edge operations and an unparalleled global team, The Orchard partners with labels of all sizes to make their music and video available across hundreds of digital and physical retailers around the world. At The Orchard, the focus is to provide a comfortable, social and engaging environment to encourage productivity and creativity. The Orchard is hiring a  DevOps Engineer  to join our NYC team.  Responsibilities Automate build and deployment processes in a hybrid (AWS + proprietary) hosting environment for micro-services. Set and scale tools related to micro-services. Create and maintain continuous integration (CI) and continuous deployment (CD) environments to facilitate an Agile development process. Research, recommend and implement new technologies. Aid in efforts to increase our security presence. Participate in ongoing Sony systems integration efforts to build and scale infrastructure of our delivery platform. Qualifications Strong experience with system automation (e.g., Chef) Experience with continuous integration tools (e.g. Jenkins) and continuous deployment Experience with containers (e.g. docker) at scale in an HA environment. Understanding of Amazon Web Services (EC2, S3, CloudFormation, OpsWorks, etc). Prior experience with Snowflake a big plus. Source control with Git. Security background preferred Solid Linux shell scripting (Bash, Ruby, Python) chops. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Strong attention to detail. The Orchard is a leading music distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide. With a comprehensive artist & label services offering including full-service marketing, sync licensing, comprehensive video services, transparent data analysis, advertising, rights management, digital and physical distribution and more, The Orchard empowers creators and businesses to grow and adapt in the dynamic global industry. For further information, visit  www.theorchard.com .
Sony Music New York, NY, USA
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
The Orchard is a leading music distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide –  distributing music from independent artists including Ozuna, Skepta, Jorja Smith, John Prine, and Kelsea Ballerini. With cutting edge operations and an unparalleled global team, The Orchard partners with labels of all sizes to make their music and video available across hundreds of digital and physical retailers around the world. At The Orchard, the focus is to provide a comfortable, social and engaging environment to encourage productivity and creativity. The Orchard is hiring a  Software Engineer  to join our NYC office.  Responsibilities Build amazingly crafted software and systems to provide our clients with a cutting-edge digital media management, delivery, and reporting/analytics suite. Participate in ongoing Sony platforms integration efforts to deliver next generation, full service distribution products. Collaborate with a talented team of engineers and designers. Work with new technology and tools in a highly-collaborative, Agile environment. Use industry standards and adopt new technologies to manage big data transformations and analysis. Advocate for best schema designs to manage Orchard’s master data to ensure scalability and flexibility. Qualifications Full stack proficiency. We are polyglots, currently using Python, PHP and Ruby but open to the best tool for the job. Check out  http://stackshare.io/the-orchard  for a better idea of what we’re using. Familiarity with design patterns.  Experience with microservices a plus. Agile & results-focused.  Ability to work effectively on small, cross-functional teams following Agile development methodology (Kanban, Scrum). Experience designing and implementing scalable ETLs. Experience designing and consuming RESTful APIs. Familiarity with relational databases and NoSQL databases. Ability to implement XHTML/HTML5, CSS, and Javascript quickly and effectively. Familiarity with AWS is a huge plus (DynamoDB, Redshift, SWF, Lambda). Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Love for music and film a plus. The Orchard is a leading music, film and video distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide. With a comprehensive artist & label services offering including full-service marketing, sync licensing, video services, transparent data analysis, advertising, rights management, digital and physical distribution and more, The Orchard empowers creators and businesses to grow and adapt in the dynamic global industry. For further information, visit  www.theorchard.com .
Sony Music New York, NY, USA
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
Sony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a roster of current artists that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars, as well as a vast catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America. Sony Music is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, veteran or military status, marital and civil partnership/union status, alienage or citizenship status, creed, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. The Coordinator will be involved with all aspects of project marketing and will be responsible for providing administrative support to the International Marketing team. Responsibilities Administrative responsibilities include: Receive, screen and route incoming telephone calls. Maintain calendar and coordinate project conference calls with affiliates and telephone/video conferences as needed. Coordinate and draft correspondence and presentations using MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Prepare business expense reports and process invoices in a timely, accurate and efficient manner. Coordinate international travel and prepare detailed travel itineraries prior to each trip. Maintain lists/databases for the department. Assist with organization of meetings and events including set-up, catering, etc. Provide back-up support for other members of the department as needed.  Coordinate aspects of project related marketing including: Coordinate project releases and schedules for each territory. Compile marketing promotion requests with Sony international affiliates and liaise with artist management for approval. Coordinate and manage international artist promotion including phone interviews with foreign journalists. Distribute project related tools and assets to each international market. Collect, analyze, research and distribute information including weekly international sales and chart information. Daily management and upkeep of international one sheets. Attend and participate in meetings and brainstorming sessions. Qualifications Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree and with 1-2 years of administrative experience in an international and/or marketing department or a related field preferred. Passionate about music. Love of travel and foreign culture. Great diplomacy and people skills; foreign languages a strong plus. Strong written and oral communication skills Basic Knowledge of Keynote. Enthusiastic, energetic, "always available" attitude. Keen Interest of the international music marketplace. Ability to think independently and take action without supervision. Ability to create and develop ideas that lead to positive change/improvements. Ability to make sound decisions and solve a variety of problems. Must be able to accept changes readily, both in job responsibilities as well as in the work environment and have the ability to be flexible in adapting to re-prioritized tasks.
Sony Music New York, NY, USA
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
The Orchard is a leading music distribution company distributing music from artists such as Ozuna, Jorja Smith, Run The Jewels and Kelsea Ballerini. With cutting edge operations and an unparalleled global team, The Orchard partners with companies of all sizes to make their music available across hundreds of digital outlets and physical retailers around the world. At The Orchard, the focus is to provide a comfortable, social and engaging environment to encourage productivity and creativity. The Orchard is looking for a  Product Manager  to join our talented product, design & engineering team based in NYC. Responsibilities Drive product vision, roadmap and goals for one or more of our key products. Develop a clear product roadmap based on market and user research with the appropriate business cases and data to back it up. Act as the product owner for an agile development team focusing on executing the roadmap from conceptualization to design and development, launch, maintenance and maturity. Regularly meet with customers to gather feedback and validate future product ideas while strongly representing The Orchard. Constantly improve customer satisfaction, usability, reliability and operational efficiency by continually monitoring KPIs and finding opportunities to increase engagement and reduce friction across your product. Present roadmaps, decisions and updates to business and technology stakeholders. Qualifications 2 to 3 years in a Product role working on SaaS, content tools, data and/or consumer-facing products. Able to influence cross-functional teams and create a consensus between stakeholders, product managers, designers and engineers within an agile environment Strong organizational and analytical skills paired with the ability to drive complex projects. Proficient in SQL and ability to work in other analytics tools to validate ideas Strong verbal, written and visual communication skills.  About The Orchard® 
 The Orchard is a leading music distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide. With a comprehensive artist & label services offering including full-service marketing, sync licensing, comprehensive video services, transparent data analysis, advertising, rights management, digital and physical distribution and more, The Orchard empowers creators and businesses to grow and adapt in the dynamic global industry. For further information, visit  www.theorchard.com . The Orchard is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.