Content Operations Engineer



Job Summary:

BMAT gathers a group of almost a hundred young talented professionals with an extraordinary passion for music and technology. All of us dream of making music a better place for artists, agents and users, and we are constantly coming up with new ideas on how to develop our systems and services.

What you will be doing:

  • Learning about music industry and its value chain and how we try to make the music world a better place.
  • Dealing with one of the biggest music database in the world: the most precious treasure of BMAT.
  • Giving technical support to Customer Relations and Product teams to solve content-related issues and customer requests.
  • Independently finding the optimal solutions to handle music metadata and retrieve the required views.
  • Taking care of the incidences derived from the automated ingestion of musical content and metadata into BMAT’s content databases.
  • Maintaining coherence and integrity of BMAT’s content databases.
  • Having fun in our Friday Beer meetings, Off-Topic Workshops (as Scratching or Indian Cooking) and Music Jams.
  • Expanding your horizon and meet people from all around the world.

All about you:

  • Have basic experience in database operation (MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB)
  • Have basic experience in scripting and object-oriented programming (Python, Shell)
  • Have basic knowledge of XML, XSD, MS Excel and Linux OS
  • Are eager to learn and to find creative solutions for a wide variety of requests
  • Have passion for music and technology
  • Are able to work in a multi-cultural team (we write documentation and code in English and a lot of our clients and colleagues only speak English!)
  • Are graduated in Computer Science, Telecommunications or similar

Bonus track:

  • Have some knowledge about indexing technologies: Lucene, ElasticSearch
  • Multithreading programming, distributed computing… would be awesome
  • You play a musical instrument

You can enjoy:

  • Full-time job
  • Flexibility on working hours and home office
  • Flat hierarchy
  • Free coffee, tea and fresh fruits
  • English, Spanish, French and Catalan classes
  • Wide range of online and onsite courses
  • Possibility to choose your hardware and tools
  • Free beers and snacks on Friday afternoon’s Jam sessions
  • Becoming part of a young and international team based in Barcelona obsessed with bettering the music industry