- Denver, CO
Beatport is growing and we are looking for talented people who are passionate about what they do. We have built an amazing business around inspiring people to play with music and everyone's role here plays an important part in this. If you are excited at the prospect of working for a technology company that lives and breathes music, check out our current open positions below. Aside from a competitive salary, Beatport has much more to offer:
> A fun, collaborative working environment (dog friendly in Denver & Berlin too)
> Weekly DJ performances broadcast live from Denver & Berlin offices
> Medical, dental and vision benefits soon after starting
> 401k plan with employer match
> Free money to use on Beatport.com
> VIP access to select music events
As a UI Developer at Beatport you will work on a 5 to 7 member, cross-functional Agile Scrum team (APP, UI, QA, IT, and of course APP specialties) building solutions to address business and technology needs. You will apply your knowledge and expertise of software design and architecture in a LAMP environment on a daily basis. Developers are encouraged to work with teammates to solve complex problems outside of their specialization where appropriate.
You will also take part in planning sessions at the beginning of each 2 week sprint cycle where you will be responsible for planning, tasking, and estimating user stories. At the end of each iteration you will be involved with release demos where your team shares with the company work completed within the iteration. We have a highly collaborative environment where the team works together with their Product Expert and Stakeholders to define product solutions. Everyone has the opportunity to contribute to our products and share the success of releasing valuable features on a regular basis.
To land this job you'll need to have:
Strong development experience with HTML5, CSS
Proven experience in software design, architecture, and services solutions
Experience developing in a server side language. Preferably PHP, but Python, Ruby or similar is acceptable.
Process experience with security, environment management, and capacity planning
Proven Object Oriented experience
Understanding of Test Driven Development
Familiarity with software release procedures and requirements
Knowledge of a variety of general web technologies (HTML, AJAX, XML, JSON, etc.)
A proven ability to work with others to efficiently tackle teamwork-oriented tasks
We seek folks who are personable, friendly and positive thinking. If you fit this bill, send your resume our way. Please drop us a brief line with a cover letter sharing your salary expectations and anything else we should know about you that your resume doesn't already reveal. Relocation will be considered for qualified candidates.