Backend Engineer - Content Industry

Paris, IDF, FranceContract

Company Description

We are music and tech fans from all over the globe, working to make Deezer the most personal music streaming service. From data scientists to tech experts, artists & labels specialists to marketers, and even in-house music editors, our team is spreading the love for music to over 180 countries. Supporting local and international artists and bringing them closer to their fans is our mission - we believe music is about diversity, multiculturalism and togetherness. 

Ready to join the team? We're all ears.

Job Description

You will be joining the Catalog squad of the Content Industry team.

The role of the Content Industry team is to make Deezer a great partner within the music industry for providers and other third party companies to work with. Our scope ranges from content ingestion to royalties and reporting, with analytics and enrichment as well.

 As a member of the Catalog squad, your tasks will consist of:

  • Designing architecture for new types of content
  • Developing and maintaining ingestion scripts for all kinds of content
  • Developing tools for data enrichment
  • Developing APIs to serve our data internally
  • Being a technical support for the supply chain team
  • Participating in the ideation process with our product owners
  • Improving the code base by refactoring legacy code
  • And much more!

A Senior position may be considered depending on your experience.


We're looking for someone with:

  • 5 years of professional experience with Backend development
  • Experience with large volumes of data and scalability in mind
  • Strong knowledge of PHP and best practices (SOLID, DDD, PSRs, unit tests, behat) and MySQL
  • Ability to work autonomously on medium to large scale tasks
  • A one-for-all state of mind
  • Good written and spoken English
  • Some OPS knowledge is a plus

Additional Information

Life @ Deezer HQ Paris

  • Start-up environment with an at home vibe and outdoor space
  • Kitchen stocked with free drinks and snacks daily
  • Thursday drinks & seasonal parties
  • Gym access, plus yoga, pilates and boxing classes
  • English and French language courses 
  • Hackathons & meetups
  • A music studio to join the Deezer band

If you feel like this is the right opportunity for you, press play!

We are an equal opportunity employer.