We are a music tech startup working on new technologies for musical instruments. Our products are SENSUS, a connected smart guitar, and ELK, a game-changing operating system for hardware musical instruments.
Our team is composed of motivated music enthusiasts with experience in various fields. We are well funded and we have a large office space inside STHLM Music House, next to the ABBA Museum in Djurgården - one of Sotckholm's nicest areas.
We are looking for someone who will help us to expand our cloud-based infrastructure and services related to ELK. For this, we are looking with a senior developer that will have management responsibilities and will be in charge of creating the team and the architecture of our distribution backend.
Have responsibility for a development team dedicated to the development and deploy of the Cloud Services of our distribution system
Interact with our management team and product designers to formalize requirements
Design the Architecture of such system
Implement the first iterations
Work in close contact with our embedded development team
We can offer you:
Salary, benefits and stock warrants package based on experience and commitment
Flexible working hours
A friendly and stimulating working environment in our office at STHLM Music City. Next to ABBA museum, Friday afterworks with drinks, and plenty of musical instruments available - Jam sessions happen every day :)
An active role in an engaging project where you will have the chance to develop a great musical product that's going to change the musical instrument world
Skills & Requirements
Passionate about music and familiar with music production tools
Proven experience in developing complex backend systems, using one or more suitable languages for the task (e.g. Python, C#, Java, Clojure, Node.JS, Ruby, Go, Dart)
Experience with AWS cloud services or similar solutions (Azure, Google Cloud)
Strong Linux Background, especially wrt C/C++ build systems (CMake) and package management
Comfortable with Agile project practices
Experience in developing music-related products
Developed highly-scalable backend systems
Having managed a small/mid size development team
Having worked with Yocto / OpenEmbedded
Significant Python experience
Familiar (from a user's perspective) with DAWs and audio plugins
Familiar with music-related SW frameworks (e.g. JUCE)
MIND’s mission is to improve the way musicians and their audience interact through music. Our products are SENSUS, the world's first real Smart Guitar, and ELK, a game-changing operating system for hardware musical instruments.
We have been awarded several titles (Best Music Startup at MIDEM 2016 among the others) and we are currently in discussions with many top musical instruments companies for licensing ELK to their products. The first device powered by ELK has been announced at NAMM 2018 by our partners, leaders in Bass & Guitar amplifier solutions.