Junior Ruby Developer with React
Fully Remote Remote Worker - NJ, NY, CA, PA, FL, TN
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About Vydia:

Vydia is an end-to-end music technology platform that provides labels with the infrastructure and tools to power their business. With a full suite of services, Vydia offers video and audio supply chain, global distribution, performance analytics, rights management, automated payments, detailed revenue reporting, and marketing services. Vydia is a premium partner of leading digital service providers such as Spotify, Apple, TikTok, Vevo, YouTube, and Facebook. Combining innovative technology with industry expertise, Vydia is distribution reimagined. To learn more, please visit vydia.com

The Impact You Will Make:

Vydia is hiring a Junior Software Engineer to join our team! This team is dedicated to developing and enhancing our user-facing Web, admin-facing Web, and admin-facing Finance applications.

Working with our internal stakeholders and impacting the ease and efficiency at which their teams can operate will be highly rewarding for a candidate who enjoys collaborating directly with the clients they impact.

In addition to internal stakeholders, you will have the exciting opportunity to work with our music distribution partners (iTunes, Spotify, Amazon Music, etc) and help keep those relationships strong by keeping our platform in compliance with their evolving requirements. 

Last but not least, you will use cutting-edge technology to develop and maintain a robust suite of services that our Labels and Artists use to distribute, monetize, and analyze content that we deploy to all of the top industry music streaming platforms and social platforms.

You will be joining a small, but growing team, and will have the opportunity to have high impact on various initiatives the company will have over the next year. This position will work alongside fellow engineers, designers, and product managers to deliver amazing features and products to both our internal stakeholders and external clients. 

What You Will Do:

  • Work within our custom Ruby/React app to build and maintain features
  • Own projects that have visibility and make an impact
  • Technical Architecture
  • Continued enhancement of our Server Monitoring/Logging/Alerting systems
  • Integrate with 3rd party APIs 
  • Work with AWS micro services related to storage, load balancing, serverless architecture, etc
  • Perform code review and collaborate with other engineers
  • Work closely with Product Managers to meet business requirements

What We Are Looking For:

  • A friendly, collaborative, and passionate demeanor
  • 1+ years of professional web development experience
  • 1+ years of experience with Object Oriented Programming languages (Ruby preferred), ORM’s, and PostgreSQL
  • 1+ years of experience with JavaScript and modern libraries (ideally React and Typescript)
  • High personal code/development standards (peer testing, unit testing, documentation, etc.)

Nice to Haves:

  • GraphQL
  • Experience with cloud platforms (AWS preferred) 
  • Docker
  • Kubernetes 

What You’ll Get From Us:

First and foremost, you’ll get an environment where there is an emphasis on individual growth, experimentation, and ownership. You’ll find a team that is focused on creating a great experience for our clients, partners, and coworkers alike. And lastly, from technical education to career growth, you will be given the mentorship needed to excel.

We also believe that work/life balance is key to a productive and successful team.

You’ll get top-notch benefits including:

  • Full medical/dental/vision package and wellness plans
  • 401k retirement and financial wellness plans
  • 8 weeks fully paid parental leave 
  • Flexibility to work from home: We’ll ship you a laptop and provide onboarding and introductory materials remotely; Visit offices in Holmdel, NJ, and Los Angeles, CA as needed.
  • Unlimited PTO: work hard and take time when you need it

Reasons to work with us:

  • Vydia has been named Best Place to Work in NJ by NJBIZ 4x due to its collaborative, fast-paced, and fun, thriving environment
  • Join a mission-based culture that enjoys giving back to the community through a variety of initiatives that are meaningful to our team members
  • Vydia CEO identified as 2021 Executive Technology Influencer by ROI-NJ, 2020 Billboard Indie Power Player, 2018 EY Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist, and 2017 Tech Innovator of the year by the Asbury Park Press, and highlighted by Forbes, Rolling Stone, and NPR.
  • We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.