SoundCloud

As the world’s largest music and audio platform, SoundCloud lets people discover and enjoy the greatest selection of music from the most diverse creator community on earth. Since launching in 2008, the platform has become renowned for its unique content and features, including the ability to share music and connect directly with artists, as well as unearth breakthrough tracks, raw demos, podcasts and more. This is made possible by an open platform that directly connects creators and their fans across the globe. Music and audio creators use SoundCloud to both share and monetise their content with a global audience, as well as receive detailed stats and feedback from the SoundCloud community.

SoundCloud New York, NY, USA
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
Here at SoundCloud, we are always working to build better experiences for the diverse and global listeners that engage with our platform. In this role, you will work in tight partnership with our Product team and Marketing + Operations teams to ensure that our listeners understand the why, what, and when as we roll out new products and features. You will be responsible for developing go-to-market plans, and building out strategies around the best way to educate our listeners about the best way to get value out of our products depending on their customer segment and needs. Responsibilities include: Defining product value propositions and positioning in the context of product strategy and market landscape - developing the understanding of ‘why’ we are building products and features Competitor analysis, market research, and other research initiatives to inform market positioning Owning the go-to-market responsibilities for all initiatives in your vertical Building strong and sustainable cross functional relationships across the Business, Product, Marketing, Content and Finance teams as well as potentially managing external partners Inspiring and developing our overall customer strategy, compiling regular reports and presentations, driving go to market alignment, and knowing our customer segments inside and out Being able to independently run, ad-hoc projects to understand business implications of proposed product and marketing decisions Who you are Passionate about the future of music Degree in Business, Marketing, or related field 5+ years in Marketing, Business Strategy, or Consulting, ideally with Music experience Strong communication/presentation skills with a track record of presenting complex analysis to executives/senior management and peers Excellent business judgment; ability to handle complex situations with clarity and confidence and thorough analysis Excellent ability to build relationships and networks with multiple functions, regions, and at all levels of the organization Adaptability and ambition to get things done despite an often-changing market and competitive situation Diversity at SoundCloud SoundCloud is for everyone. Diversity and open expression are fundamental to our organization; they help us build a social platform and global community where anyone can create, discover, and share sounds. We acknowledge the challenges in our industry, and strive to develop an inclusive culture where everyone can contribute.
SoundCloud Berlin, Germany
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
What's next in music happens on SoundCloud first. As the world’s largest open audio platform, SoundCloud is powered by a connected community of creators, listeners and curators who share, discover and influence what’s new, now and next in music and audio. We are looking for an experienced Search Engineer to join our team in Berlin. As an engineer on search, you will contribute to build and maintain systems that empower our users to actively and easily discover SoundCloud’s huge and unique catalog. You will contribute to increase the search experience with respect to ranking, user assistance and user interface in order to enable listeners to find the most relevant and engaging content. We want people that come equipped with an open mind, creativity and a get-it-done attitude. As backend engineers at SoundCloud, our work often involves large-scale distributed systems, parallel computing, and data science. We actively improve our tools and processes to support collaboration and productivity. We cultivate an environment where we can all learn and grow. For more,  read about engineering at SoundCloud.  Who you are Industry experience working on information retrieval and optimization problems (e.g. search ranking). Excellent software design skills with experience in languages such as Scala, Go, Java or Python. Experienced with Elasticsearch, Kafka, data processing pipelines and different big data frameworks, including Spark, Hadoop, BigQuery or similar. Experienced with operations in a large production environment. Passionate about working with large amount of data to develop and evaluate data-driven products, striking a healthy balance between principled and pragmatic approaches. Familiar with unit testing, integration testing and continuous integration Good communication skills with both technical and non-technical people (e.g. designers and product managers) Values teamwork, shares gained knowledge with teammates and brainstorm new ideas  If this describes you, we'd love to chat. Diversity at SoundCloud SoundCloud is for everyone. Diversity and open expression are fundamental to our organization; they help us build a social platform and global community where anyone can create, discover, and share sounds. We acknowledge the challenges in our industry, and strive to develop an inclusive culture where everyone can contribute.
SoundCloud Berlin, Germany
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
What's next in music happens on SoundCloud first. As the world’s largest open audio platform, SoundCloud is powered by a connected community of creators, listeners and curators who share, discover and influence what’s new, now and next in music and audio. We are looking for an impact-driven Data Scientist to solve exciting problems in recommendations, search, and personalization using Machine Learning. As a Data Scientist at SoundCloud you will work closely with other data scientists and engineers to find opportunities and build, tune, instrument, and evaluate machine learning models. Our Data Scientists work on a wide range of products and problems, embedded with engineering teams having direct impact on our millions of daily active users. We want people that come equipped with an open mind, creativity and a get-it-done attitude. About the role In this role you will be responsible for leading the efforts to build data products and internal solutions for some of the hardest problems, mainly in search and recommendations. You will see projects through from start to finish performing research, prototyping solutions, production deployment at scale and A/B testing to validate your solutions. We love specialists with deep experience, and we expect to use that experience alongside a Data Scientist’s ability to be general and tackle a wide range of problem areas. Some projects you might work on include: Build and evaluate ranking models to improve the search experience of our users Applying natural language processing (NLP) techniques to search queries to better understand user-intent and misspellings Build a personalized playlist recommendation model to empower curation at SoundCloud Iterate on existing recommendation products to improve quality Analyse user journeys and derive success metrics to support product decisions About You You are a Data Scientist with a curious analytical mindset, experience with software engineering, and a track record of shipping solutions at large scale. You have a broad toolkit that spans languages and runtimes, and you can get up-to-speed with new tech stacks quickly. You enjoy working cross-functional with Engineers, Product Managers and peer Data Scientists. You have: You have a Ph.D. or M.Sc. in a quantitative field (Statistics, Machine Learning, AI, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, etc.) or demonstrated industry experience productionizing machine learning algorithms A minimum of 3 years of experience in a full-time industry position (not academic) A deep understanding of the lifecycle of a Data Science project, with experience in research, solution development, tuning and inspecting models, etc. Experience wrangling very large datasets by writing and maintaining data processing pipelines with Hadoop, Spark, BigQuery, Redshift, or similar Strong engineering background, with experience with Scala, Python or similar languages that are used to ship production models and systems You have solid analytical capabilities; you know not just how to solve problems with machine learning but also where and when. Worked in cross-functional teams and are able to work in multiple parts of a tech stack You value the soft-side of applied research (e.g. communication, mentorship, team-work) You are excited by the opportunity to directly impact the daily experience and happiness of millions of people around the world.
SoundCloud Berlin, Germany
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
What's next in music happens on SoundCloud first. As the world’s largest open audio platform, SoundCloud is powered by a connected community of creators, listeners and curators who share, discover and influence what’s new, now and next in music and audio. We’re looking for a Senior Product Manager to join our team in Berlin. Working directly with a world-class engineering and design team, you’ll develop and own the roadmap for Listener growth and relentlessly connect users to product value. We are especially interested in candidates who have worked a consumer-facing app at scale and have a track record of learnings and successful business outcomes to show for it. If you’ve graduated from the “growth hacking” mindset to a deeper analytical understanding of how to model and drive growth then we think you’ll be a great fit. Key responsibilities Communicate vision and strategy for your area both internally and externally Translate strategic business goals into a quarterly roadmap and team backlog Develop a growth model and communication framework for educating stakeholders and evaluating opportunities Work with your team to develop a technology stack that allows you and others to run multiple parallel experiments Communicate outcomes and learnings with peers and business stakeholders.   Required skills and experience Bachelor's degree or work experience in a relevant field with 3+ years of product management experience as well as experience with agile methodology. Proven track record of wins and learnings Familiarity with best practices for modelling, accounting, and driving sustainable user growth. Experience with leading analytics, CRM and Experimentation vendors is a plus Strong analytical and quantitative skills; ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions, recommendations, and drive actions Thorough, detail-oriented and organised. Able to manage multiple parallel projects Outstanding verbal and written communication, as well as a high level of comfort leading workshops and presentations with a diverse group of stakeholders and teams. Diversity at SoundCloud SoundCloud is for everyone. Diversity and open expression are fundamental to our organization; they help us build a social platform and global community where anyone can create, discover, and share sounds. We acknowledge the challenges in our industry, and strive to develop an inclusive culture where everyone can contribute.
SoundCloud Berlin, Germany
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
What's next in music happens on SoundCloud first. As the world’s largest open audio platform, SoundCloud is powered by a connected community of creators, listeners and curators who share, discover and influence what’s new, now and next in music and audio. We’re seeking a Specialist to join the Content Operations team in our Berlin office.   Being a part of the Content Operations team, you will play a key role in establishing and implementing processes and operations with rights holders, labels and artists, building relationships and spreading an understanding of how SoundCloud works.   Key Responsibilities: Build deep, mutually beneficial relationships with rights holders through clear, friendly and timely communication Represent rights holders and creators operational, process and technology needs internally Create and implement policies and procedures to allow rights holders to best use our unique platform and business model Provide exceptional support for rights holders using the processes you have put in place Work closely with internal teams to manage issues and inquiries from rights holders, labels and artists Work with new rights holders to make their content available on the platform Interface with all relevant teams in developing new features, functions and tools Constantly evaluate, adapt and refine processes to improve the SoundCloud experience for artists, labels, and rights holders   Required skills and experience: You are passionate about music and audio content You have 2+ years experience in the recording or publishing music industry You have some understanding of intellectual property policies or legal affairs in digital media You are comfortable in XML and common communication processes in digital media You are comfortable with basic SQL to get quick answers and regular reports to support our processes You have experience managing operational relationships and/or digital supply chains You are inquisitive, resourceful, and enjoy the process troubleshooting problems Diversity at SoundCloud SoundCloud is for everyone. Diversity and open expression are fundamental to our organization; they help us build a social platform and global community where anyone can create, discover, and share sounds. We acknowledge the challenges in our industry, and strive to develop an inclusive culture where everyone can contribute.
SoundCloud Berlin, Germany
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
What's next in music happens on SoundCloud first. As the world’s largest open audio platform, SoundCloud is powered by a connected community of creators, listeners and curators who share, discover and influence what’s new, now and next in music and audio. We’re looking for a Data Platform Technical Product Manager to join our team in Berlin. Working with a world-class engineering team, you’ll be responsible for determining the future of how SoundCloud stores, processes, and consumes data to serve its consumer base of millions. You will be working with our Data Engineers to determine how SoundCloud thinks of data infrastructure and establish a world-class set of tools and services to enable our engineers to deliver great product experiences for our listeners and creators. Key responsibilities: Communicate product vision and strategy for the Data Platform internally and externally Prioritize and refine Data Platform features, improvements and bugs based on engineering impact and business goals. Define success metrics to enable high-impact product development with data infrastructure Determine best areas of improvement, taking into considering implementation time, return on investment and trade offs. Engage with infrastructure vendors and partners Coordinate with other product managers, engineering, and business teams Evolve the capabilities of our data platform to meet feature initiatives and company objectives Required skills and experience: 3+ years of product management and/or engineering experience, experience with agile methodology and ideally distributed teams. Proven record of delivering successful products & services at scale Experience working with some of; A/B Testing and data driven product development, modern data infrastructure and platforms, data-driven products, such as recommendation systems and business intelligence You’re familiar and keep up-to-date with different distributed data technologies including streaming (Kafka), storage (GCS, S3, HDFS), parallel processing (Apache Crunch, Spark)), data warehousing (BigQuery, Redshift) You’re comfortable working with a variety of teams and determining how different teams query and process data. Even better if you are familiar with Data Science techniques You’re comfortable determining trade-offs of when to build an in-house solutions versus buying an external solution and working with vendors for the latter. You inspire and dazzle your colleagues with your depth of knowledge and ability to impart it, and are able to communicate it well in both writing and presentations Strong analytical and quantitative skills; ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions, recommendations, and drive actios Extremely thorough, detail-oriented and organized with ability to manage multiple parallel projects Ability to translate user needs and strongly cooperate with engineering on scoping and executing projects and finding compromises between technical and product concerns
SoundCloud Berlin, Germany
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
What's next in music happens on SoundCloud first. As the world’s largest open audio platform, SoundCloud is powered by a connected community of creators, listeners and curators who share, discover and influence what’s new, now and next in music and audio.   In this position, you will lead a group of Product Managers within the Platform Organization. This domain consists of such functions as Payments, Marketing Technology, Commercial Bundling and Royalties & Reporting. You will lead Product Strategy and Vision and be responsible for driving the success of our KPIs. You will be reporting to our Chief Product Officer. In addition to working with them and your counterpart in Engineering, you will also closely collaborate with our broader leadership team to bring products to market. The ideal candidate has rich product leadership and subscriptions experience and preferably has worked within the music industry before. At least 5 years experience in a director (or equivalent) role, in addition to 10+ years experience working in the tech or music industry in a product role. You have a proven record of launching and shipping products. You have led and mentored a group of Product Managers and contributed to their growth and development. You can devise and execute a clear product vision and strategy for Commercial Systems. You can tie the goals to business needs and communicate this at executive level and across company wide stakeholders. You have proven experience in implementing organizational product management processes and practices. Strong analytical and quantitative skills and the ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions, recommendations, and drive prioritization. You hold strong empathy for brand and growth marketing teams and have collaborated closely with them in the past. You have worked within a B2C organisation that has a successful consumer subscription product as a primary revenue driver. You are comfortable making pragmatic decisions in a complex business environment, and empowering those on your team to do so with autonomy. When necessary though, you’re prepared to get your hands dirty and contribute directly. You are a proven team player with a keen sense of what helps us build and grow healthy, diverse, and high-performing teams. You have a sense of curiosity and a passion for eliciting creativity and innovation within the teams with whom you work. If this describes you, we'd love to chat.
SoundCloud Berlin, Germany
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
What's next in music happens on SoundCloud first. As the world’s largest open audio platform, SoundCloud is powered by a connected community of creators, listeners and curators who share, discover and influence what’s new, now and next in music and audio.   In this position, you will lead a group of Product Managers within the Platform Organisation. This domain consists of such functions as Search, Content Ingestion, Content Rights, Media Streaming, Content Identification and Catalogue Experience. You will lead Product Strategy and Vision and be responsible for driving the success of our KPIs. You will be reporting to our Chief Product Officer. In addition to working with them and your counterpart in Engineering, you will also closely collaborate with our broader leadership team to bring products to market. The ideal candidate has rich product leading experience and preferably has worked within the music industry before. At least 5 years experience in a director (or equivalent) role, in addition to 10+ years experience working in the tech or music industry in a product role. You have a proven record of launching and shipping products. You have led and mentored a group of Product Managers and contributed to their growth and development You can devise and execute a clear product vision and strategy for Catalogue and Rightsholders. You can tie the goals to business needs and communicate this at executive level and across company wide stakeholders. You have proven experience in implementing organisational product management processes and practices. Strong analytical and quantitative skills and the ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions, recommendations, and drive prioritization. You can understand and advocate for the needs and requirements of Rightsholders. You’re able to communicate their role at SoundCloud and be a proponent for their success on the platform. Ideally you have worked within the streaming industry and are knowledgeable about supply chain delivery You are comfortable making decisions in a complex business environment, and empowering those on your team to do so with autonomy. You are a proven team player with a keen sense of what helps us build and grow healthy, diverse, and high-performing teams. You have a sense of curiosity and a passion for eliciting creativity and innovation within the teams with whom you work. If this describes you, we'd love to chat.
SoundCloud Berlin, Germany
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
What's next in music happens on SoundCloud first. As the world’s largest open audio platform, SoundCloud is powered by a connected community of creators, listeners and curators who share, discover and influence what’s new, now and next in music and audio. We’re seeking a Senior Manager to join the Content Operations team in our Berlin office.   Being a part of the Content Operations team, you will play a key role in establishing and implementing processes and operations with rights holders, labels and artists, building relationships and spreading an understanding of how SoundCloud works.   Key Responsibilities: Build deep, mutually beneficial relationships with rights holders through clear, friendly and timely communication Represent rights holders and creators operational, process and technology needs internally Create and implement policies and procedures to allow rights holders to best use our unique platform and business model Work closely with internal teams to manage issues and inquiries from rights holders, labels and artists Lead and manage end-to-end integrations with new rights holders to make their content available on the platform Interface with all relevant teams in developing new features, functions and tools Constantly evaluate, adapt and refine processes to improve the SoundCloud experience for artists, labels, and rights holders Provide feedback and process management solutions to internal teams like Product, Engineering, Legal, and Copyright to represent the technical and operational needs Lead high level project management for the Content Operations team by introducing and implementing frameworks around processes and launches. Required skills and experience: You are passionate about music and audio content You have 6+ years experience managing operational relationships, music content catalogs and supply chain You are comfortable in XML and common communication processes in digital media You are comfortable with basic SQL to get quick answers and regular reports You take ownership of issues to find solutions and can manage multiple technical issues and cross functional projects You have the ability to break down and communicate complex, technical problems and solutions You have an understanding of intellectual property policies or legal affairs in digital media You are inquisitive, resourceful, and enjoy the process troubleshooting problems
SoundCloud Berlin, Germany
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
What's next in music happens on SoundCloud first. As the world’s largest open audio platform, SoundCloud is powered by a connected community of creators, listeners and curators who share, discover and influence what’s new, now and next in music and audio. Our Listener Experience team is responsible for features and services surfacing exciting and engaging content to millions of listeners every day. As an engineering manager of the Web team, you will be responsible for managing and developing a group of talented software engineers. You will help the team to understand business objectives and establish an agile workflow. You will communicate proactively with other teams across the company to collaborate on cross-cutting topics. You also have a background in web development and JavaScript and are experienced with React or other JavaScript application architectures. Experience in developing for the server, for example with Ruby, NodeJS or Scala, is also a plus. We are passionate about making SoundCloud a platform which is indispensable to listeners. If you would like to share this passion with us, we’d love to hear from you!
SoundCloud Berlin, Germany
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
What's next in music happens on SoundCloud first. As the world’s largest open audio platform, SoundCloud is powered by a connected community of creators, listeners and curators who share, discover and influence what's new, now and next in music and audio. We reach hundreds of millions of listeners globally every month, many of whom listen on mobile. We are now looking for an Android engineer to join our engineering team in Berlin. You have experience developing Android applications with tools like Android Studio and Gradle. Additionally, you have experience in building adaptive UIs for phones and tablets and testing using tools like JUnit, Robolectric and Espresso. Experience with Kotlin, RxJava 2, performance analysis, and continuous integration are all highly valued. In addition to experience developing on the Android platform, you are a well-rounded software engineer looking to step into a fast-paced, Agile environment. You are a pragmatic problem solver with a learning mindset. You are passionate about audio on mobile and are keen to learn with the best on our mobile engineering team. If this sounds like you, we would love to chat.
SoundCloud Berlin, Germany
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
SoundCloud is the world's leading audio platform, allowing everyone to share and discover unique content anywhere, anytime, on the web and on mobile. Internal Tools is a small team based in Berlin who work on enabling, automating, and improving the workflows of SoundCloud’s Community Operations team. Our software and ingenuity help the Community Operations team provide customer support to millions of users via email, our help center, our community forum, and social media channels. To continue enabling the Community Operations team, and to help them scale their efforts, we are looking for a compassionate person to build and maintain internal support tools. You are an experienced web programmer who is passionate about helping others in the workplace. You enjoy analyzing workflows, are able to see how to improve them, and can build or extend tools to implement the improvements. You can assess the impact of different improvements against each other to determine the priority of implementing them. You will identify areas where we’re underutilizing existing resources and missing key capabilities. From our custom-built user administration system, to integrating with our third-party self-service help site (Zendesk) and community forum, to designing and building ways to measure and improve productivity, you’ll be responsible for the technology that keeps our Community Operations team working efficiently. You will have an opportunity to work on various projects that are typically built in Ruby and JavaScript, though you will be free to choose the languages and off-the-shelf resources you see fit. You’ll have a least 3 years of software development experience, including having worked on an active production web application. You are comfortable writing modern JavaScript, and have solid knowledge of SQL and testing principles. You should be able to design and extract data from Web APIs so it can be consumed by reporting tools such as Tableau and/or Google Data Studio.You care about good design and user experience and have excellent communication skills. Prior experience building APIs for web applications, familiarity with metrics-driven and application monitoring are a plus. If this sounds like you, we’d love to talk to you.
SoundCloud New York, NY, USA
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
What's next in music is first on SoundCloud. As the world’s largest open audio platform, SoundCloud is powered by a connected community of creators, listeners and curators who share, discover and influence what’s new, now and next in music and audio. At SoundCloud, we always looking for ways to better serve the artists and musicians that upload to SoundCloud everyday. You will help form, validate, and incubate key strategic initiatives. Your work will help influence the priorities and projects undertaken by our go to market teams focused on the users that upload to SoundCloud. Above all, your work will impact the careers of many artists and musicians worldwide. You will: Inspire and develop our strategy, compile regular reports, drive go to market alignment and provide modeling support Build sustainable cross functional relationships across the business, especially product, marketing, content and finance Be accountable for the business case modeling and analytics of all go to market initiatives. Build frameworks and tools to optimize product-specific and marketing initiatives as well as support new areas of exploration Independently run, ad-hoc projects to analyze and understand business implications of proposed decisions Who you are Passionate about the future of music Degree in Business, Finance, or related field, ideally an MBA 5+ years in Business Strategy, Consulting or Investment Banking, ideally with Music experience Having Pricing experience and/or subscription experience is a plus. Strong communication/presentation skills with a track record of presenting complex analysis to executives/senior management and peers Excellent business judgment; ability to handle complex situations with clarity and confidence and thorough analysis (you do the work!) Excellent ability to build relationships and networks with multiple functions, regions, and at all levels of the organization Exceptional problem solving and analytical skills (financial modeling) Strong resiliency and ambition to get things done despite an often-changing market and competitive situation Excellent stakeholder management skills with both technical and business audiences Strong sense of urgency and attention to detail to continually improve the user’s experience Diversity at SoundCloud SoundCloud is for everyone. Diversity and open expression are fundamental to our organization; they help us build a social platform and global community where anyone can create, discover, and share sounds. We acknowledge the challenges in our industry, and strive to develop an inclusive culture where everyone can contribute.
SoundCloud New York, NY, USA
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
What's next in music is first on SoundCloud. As the world’s largest open audio platform, SoundCloud is powered by a connected community of creators, listeners and curators who share, discover and influence what’s new, now and next in music and audio. We’re seeking a Sales Strategist to join the Brand Partnerships team in our NYC office. The Sales Strategist will focus primarily on driving revenue through SoundCloud’s advertising partnerships, as well as new areas for monetization within SoundCloud. The Sales Strategist will develop  innovative ways to connect brands & audiences through SoundCloud’s native, custom, social and experiential platforms.  Custom programs include branded content promotion, promoted creator content, original content creation, contests & sweeps, off-platform sponsorships, events and experiential. The Sales Strategist will oversee and track reseller pipelines, key agency and direct clients RFP’s; train resellers on SoundCloud value proposition, audience and ad formats; refine and improve sales collateral; keep resellers informed of SoundCloud’s products and capabilities and maintain strong reseller relationships to ensure a strong sales pipeline. This role includes strategic planning, consultative selling, brainstorming, expert product knowledge, project management, analysis, storytelling and driving retained revenue. This role  will actively develop and support the sale of custom programs with SoundCloud resellers by reviewing RFPs received by resellers; proactively designing and pitching sponsorships for reseller team sto sell, and working with internal SC stakeholders required to execute custom programs (Account/Technical Partner Management, Marketing, Editorial / Artist and Label Services, Product, Press).   (GTM materials, office hours, narrative training, sharing case studies, creating target lists, etc.). As SoundCloud looks to launch its first ever sustainable content and experiential strategy, a core focus will be to align with all internal stakeholders to develop sponsorship opportunities, to underwrite these initiatives and drive revenue. Requirements 3-5 years of relevant publisher, agency or brand experience in a digital sales marketing / integrated marketing role, with a proven track record of creating and selling through custom programs Understanding of the media landscape and feel passion about advertising Exceptional communication, pitching and presentation skills; storytelling; ability to speak fluently to advertisers Excellent copy and proposal building skills Partner with US brand revenue team to brainstorm, develop, and execute brand partner solutions using data & insight that exceed client objectives to connect with SoundCloud listeners Leverage comScore, internal data, research, audience insights and trends to create digitally focused native music & audio strategies for brand partners Create and update Brand Revenue assets to support sales efforts ranging from pitch decks, one-sheets, proposals, and ad-hoc materials Co-manage and execute sold programs, in a cross-functional capacity, to ensure we are delivering upon the concept created for the brand Proficient in PowerPoint, Keynote, and Google Docs.  Microsoft Office Suite and Photoshop and comScore a plus
SoundCloud Berlin, Germany
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
What's next in music is first on SoundCloud. As the world’s largest open audio platform, SoundCloud is powered by a connected community of creators, listeners and curators who share, discover and influence what’s new, now and next in music and audio. We're looking for exceptional Data Scientists to join our Data Science team in either Berlin or New York. As a keen analytical intellect and sharp commercial mind, you will work closely with key leaders across a broad array of impactful topics and directly help shape SoundCloud’s Product and Business Strategy. About the role You will be part of the Strategy & Analytics team at SoundCloud which focusses on informing company strategy through in-depth understanding of user behaviour/product/content dynamics and generating strategic value from SC’s vast data asset. You will be responsible for conducting behavioral analyses, designing, running and interpreting experiments, creating analytical frameworks, designing dashboards and building predictive models in order to inform decision making in a series of complex product and business problems and ultimately elevate SoundCloud’s ability to compete. On a daily basis you will help guide decisions with quantitative insights into user behavior, content and product dynamics. Our stack includes a wide variety of technologies such as BigQuery, Python, Spark and Tableau. Some topics you might be working on: Explore user engagement and retention to underpin growth strategies; Analyse A/B tests for new feature development or business model evolution; Develop foundational analytical frameworks to optimize lifecycle management for our subscription businesses; Work hand in hand with engineering teams to define data driven tracking for our new features.  About You You are an experienced Data Scientist with minimum 3 years experience who excels at analytical thinking, and brings strong commercial and product intuition along with sound technical knowledge and fantastic storytelling skills. You feel comfortable writing SQL queries and Python code and you are willing to embrace new technologies. You have a background in a quantitative field (mathematics, computer science with strong academic record preferred) and a track record of applying statistical inference and engineering in real world data science problems (ideally in a global b2c product in the digital space). You enjoy working closely with teams and you want to make a real impact on the company, in the world of music and creative expression.
SoundCloud Berlin, Germany
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
SoundCloud is the world’s leading social audio platform, allowing everyone to discover unique content anytime, anywhere. We enrich people's lives through the shared love of sound. We’re looking for an engineer to join our Royalties and Reporting Team in Berlin. At SoundCloud we care about creators. In order to enable our partners to pay them according to their play stats, we need to deliver accurate reporting in a timely manner. You are passionate about building efficient data pipelines, with a solid background in SQL, Python and Scala. You will help us to renew our reporting infrastructure based on Spark and port it to Airflow/BigQuery. You would actively contribute to simplifying the visibility of revenue and provide helpful insights for internal and external users. You are a self-directed learner, team-player and passionate about software development. You are able to build and voice your opinion, and you’re open to receiving feedback and learning from it.
SoundCloud Berlin, Germany
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
SoundCloud is the world's leading audio platform, allowing everyone to share and discover unique content anywhere, anytime, on the web and on mobile. We're currently seeking a product engineer with a frontend focus to support us and help us grow here in Berlin. You have a background in web development and JavaScript, experienced with React or other Javascript application architectures. Experience in developing for the server would be desirable, for example, with Ruby, NodeJS or Scala. You have a keen interest in creating polished user interfaces by working closely with designers, and producing high quality code with an emphasis on automated testing. You are interested in solving problems that you can connect to business value, and are excited by the opportunity to work with cutting-edge browser capabilities and new technologies such as ES2015+, Typescript and React Native. More broadly, you are a smart, engaging person who cares about solving business problems across multiple code bases and can help our team keep a robust but sustainable pace. You have the maturity and skill that comes with practical, hands-on technical experience, you understand the importance of balancing technical debt with delivery, and you have the confidence to express your opinions but the humility to learn from your experience. You have pair-programmed or have some interest in trying it. A formal computer science degree is not necessary: we're interested in your skills and attitude, not your degree. If this sounds like you, we’d love to talk to you. Diversity at SoundCloud: SoundCloud is for everyone. Diversity and open expression are fundamental to our organization; they help us build a social platform and global community where anyone can create, discover, and share sounds. We acknowledge the challenges in our industry, and strive to develop an inclusive culture where everyone can contribute.
SoundCloud Berlin, Germany
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
What's next in music happens on SoundCloud first. As the world’s largest open audio platform, SoundCloud is powered by a connected community of creators, listeners and curators who share, discover and influence what’s new, now and next in music and audio. We are looking for backend engineers to join our growing technology organisation! As backend engineers at SoundCloud, we build the infrastructure for products that music listeners and creators love. Our work often involves large-scale distributed systems, parallel computing, and data science. We actively improve our tools and processes to support collaboration and productivity. We cultivate an environment where we can all learn and grow. You have solid backend engineering skills and are motivated to work in these areas. You’re proactive and have experience collaborating closely with other teams. You enjoy crafting simple solutions to complex engineering problems and are able to communicate them to product managers. You’re an independent thinker, but thrive in a tight-knit team. You’re committed to the products you work on. If this describes you, we’d love to chat!    Prior experience with microservices, JVM languages, automated testing, and continuous delivery are all highly valued. Scala is the main language we use, so you are either already proficient in it or excited to learn. Experience in technologies such as Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, and data processing pipelines is a plus. We're currently hiring for multiple teams with different missions, technologies and challenges; and we will discuss potential teams with you to figure out the best fit together.
SoundCloud Berlin, Germany
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
What's next in music happens on SoundCloud first. As the world's largest open audio platform, SoundCloud is powered by a connected community of creators, listeners and curators who share, discover and influence what's new, now and next in music and audio. We’re now on the lookout for an  Intern Learning & Organisational Development  to join us in this mission. In this role you will be supporting the Senior Manager L&OD and the People Team with all related tasks and projects. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES Support with People Processes including Performance Management and Promotions Support with Engagement Survey delivery and analysis Support with Learning & Development Programs, the SoundCloud Coaching Program and the creation of potential new programs Support with L&OD initiatives/projects in the field of team development Support with data analysis and innovation Support with any other L&OD related tasks, events and administration   ABOUT YOU You have completed your academic degree (B.A or M.A.) in Organisational Psychology, Organisational Behavior, Business degree with a focus on HR or any related field and ideally you have already gained some work experience in the field. You are looking to gain hands-on experience in a dynamic international environment where you can learn and develop your skills. You are excited about helping us further develop our L&OD practices while sharing our passion for people and their development. We are looking for an engaged person with the ability to learn quickly and adapt easily to a fast changing environment. Hereby you focus on an open communication, are proactive, comfortable being hands-on and you embrace new challenges with enthusiasm. Are you ready to celebrate success with a world-class people team? Then we look forward to your application! Please include your CV and a one-page cover letter, briefly summarizing what excites you most about working at SoundCloud. This paid internship will run for 6-12 months and is based out of our Berlin office. Visas or relocations cannot be sponsored.
SoundCloud Berlin, Germany
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
What's next in music happens on SoundCloud first. As the world’s largest open audio platform, SoundCloud is powered by a connected community of creators, listeners, and curators who share, discover and influence what’s new, now and next in music and audio. SoundCloud’s Content Engineering Team currently has two main responsibilities. It is responsible for the systems that ingest commercial supply chain content and make it available on SoundCloud (Content Ingestion) and for the systems that deal with rights management for our content (Content Rights). This means making our content available as is intended by the rightsholders, at the right moment in time, only in the expected territories etc. The Content Eng Team will consist of two sub-teams each covering one of these responsibilities and we are looking for an Engineering Manager for one of the teams. As the Engineering Manager of one of those teams, you will be responsible for hiring, managing and developing a group of talented software engineers working with cutting-edge technologies such as microservices, Scala, data processing pipelines such as Hadoop, Spark, SQL, and the Google Cloud Platform.   You will help the team to understand business objectives, establish an agile workflow, and uphold our best in class technical direction. You will work closely with product to deliver an amazing product. You will communicate proactively with other teams across the company to collaborate on cross-cutting topics. You embrace hard decisions, applying pragmatism when necessary. We are passionate about making SoundCloud a platform which is indispensable to creators. If you would like to share this passion with us, we’d love to hear from you!