VP ENGINEERING

Locations: San Francisco

Terms: FTE

Do you like music?  Are you interested in solving complex problems?  At Dubset Media, you can be part of a growing team of talented engineers, music content experts, business teams, and thought leaders shaping the future of music licensing & distribution.

Dubset Media is looking for a QA Manager. This individual will be responsible for ensuring quality of service, quality of data, and compliance of functionality of our MixBANK and MixSCAN platforms.  It is a key role in helping the company reach efficiency and scale to clear and distribute millions of DJ mixes/remixes.  You will be challenged in an ambitious, ever-evolving organization that values vision, drive, motivation, and flexibility. The positions involves management, cross functional collaboration and hands on work.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead all Engineering and PMO activities
  • Lead architecture design and implementation to ensure scale, performance and cost effective operation
  • Define and implement development and project/program management best practices
  • Design and establish processes for predictability and on-time/on-budget delivery against the product roadmap
  • Lead R&D efforts of new technologies and evolution of the platform
  • Collaborate with executive staff to identify opportunities and risks, as well as create development milestones to meet business goals
  • Collaborate with Product Management, Content Operations and Business Teams to streamline processes and responsiveness to customers/partners
  • Manage vendor relations

QUALIFICATIONS:

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • B.S. in CS/EE
  • Masters in CS/EE is preferred
  • 10+ years of software development – Client, Server, Database systems (B2B platforms is preferred)
  • Experience architecting and leading teams
  • Full-stack design, development and deployment
  • Client/server protocol and public API design to interface with 3rd party solutions
  • Expert in building processes to accommodate active development on a common code base by multiple teams, with separate release schedules
  • Expertise in C, C++, C#, ObjectiveC, Python, Ruby on Rails, Java, SQL
  • Expertise in SDLC, including design, development, source control, build engineering, QA, documentation and release management
  • Experience in agile and waterfall development methodologies
  • Experience in building enterprise platforms
  • Experience in cloud solutions
  • Excellent leadership skills and ability to build strong relationships across all stakeholders

SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE

  • Ability to lead and manage teams
  • Passion for coding – work and hobby
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent analytics skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with a demonstrated ability to develop and present complex concepts cross functionality and to management
  • Knowledge of entertainment media metadata, EDM music and information architecture principles is preferred
  • Hands-on experience with digital music technologies and services is preferred.

PERSONAL QUALITIES

  • Self-starter
  • Takes ownership and drives issues to closure
  • Strong team player that thrives in a rapid-paced and fluid entrepreneurial environment
  • Critical thinker able to concisely represent a point of view
  • Professional demeanor, strong presence, and ability to interact with all levels of personnel within the organization
  • Makes colleagues more productive and successful
  • Genuine passion for music

 

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