Artists.MTV is a platform that helps artists connect with an audience and make money. Using the power of the MTV Music Group’s 600 million television households and 60 million online visitors, artists of all sizes, shapes and sounds are invited to claim or create pages, promote what they want, submit songs for use in TV shows, submit videos for use on-air, and connect with a passionate audience of engaged music fans worldwide. You can read more about us at http://www.mtv.com/artists/about/ and http://mediadecoder.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/15/digital-notes-mtv-com-sees-an-opening-as-myspace-fades-away/
We’re looking for a Senior Application Engineer who loves to code, has experience building scalable infrastructures and systems, and is excited about working on the future of music from the inside one of the most powerful brands in the space.
Please send your resumes to: ArtistPlatformJobs@viacom.com
Design and build new services
Collaborate with front-end engineering team and outside vendors who consume the services you build
Work with product team to develop prototypes
Provide high-level support for live sites and services
Expertise in designing and building Java web applications with an emphasis on the Spring framework.
Expertise in designing relational database schema and understanding how to optimize complex database queries.
Comfort and efficiency operating in a Linux environment.
Strong knowledge of the fundamentals of how common Internet technologies work (HTTP, DNS, etc.)
A creative and solution-oriented mentality
Writing and UI design skills a plus