Python Software Engineer - Royalties & Reporting

Paris, IDF, FranceFull-time

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

How about you?

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic Python Developer to join the Content Startup.

We are one of a handful of product tech departments at Deezer, which we call startups internally. Our scope covers everything related to content, which starts with ingesting new deliveries (be it music releases, but also podcasts or lyrics among others) into our catalog, continuously cleaning and curating its content by providing internal tools and automation, goes on with serving this content back to our end users through our different access points (mobile and desktop apps, website, APIs) and is concluded by reporting highly detailed usage data to content providers and right holders for analysis and royalties distribution. In short: we connect Deezer users and content creators through robust ingestion, engaging display and smart data feedback.

What you will do:

  • Play a part in royalties calculation, help Deezer become the most loved streaming platform by content creators, by improving our artists remuneration pipeline, and releasing with us the “User Centric Payment System”. 
  • Design simple and effective royalties & reporting systems allowing Deezer to close important deals, gain insights from the data produced
  • Contribute to the startup's success through close collaboration with developers,  product managers, business stakeholders and internal users
  • Be responsible for the web platform used by internal stakeholders, handling the computation of royalties, reports generation by communicating with data systems


What we are looking for:

  • Strong abilities to communicate with internal users, and understand their needs
  • 2 years + of Python for back-end development, we have a Django REST API 
  • A first hand experience with a Javascript tech (React is a great plus)
  • Interests in Big Data: you’ll be working constantly with Data Engineers / Scientists / Analysts
  • Proven engineering skills (code design and quality, tests, reviews, logging, monitoring, continuous integration, DevOps)
  • A proactive, rigorous and enthusiastic team-player

Additional Information

Life @ Deezer HQ:

  • Start-up environment with an at home vibe and outdoor space.
  • Kitchen stocked with free drinks and snacks daily.
  • Friday drinks & seasonal parties.
  • Gym access, plus yoga, pilates and boxing classes.
  • English and French language courses.
  • Hackathons & meetups.

We are an equal opportunity employer