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Music Composition Technology

Frontend Engineer

$90k – $110k • 0.01% – 0.1%
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Who You Are:

You feel empowered by music and technology. You enjoy collaborating and innovating in a team environment. You are committed to developing high-quality software. You are detail-oriented, a self-starter, and able to learn new concepts and tools quickly.

Who We Are:

Amper is an artificial intelligence composer, performer, and producer that empowers you to instantly create and customize original music.

We believe that the future of music will be created through collaboration between humans and AI as a collective experience that propels the creative process forward. We combine the highest levels of artistry with groundbreaking technology to enable musical empowerment.

Backed by leading venture capital firms, we love pushing the bounds of technology. Nothing drives us more than a good challenge. Our offices are located in New York, NY and Santa Monica, CA.

We are committed to investing in our people and providing all the resources needed for their professional advancement. Our goal is to help our team members develop their foundational skills, challenge their perspectives, and motivate them to succeed. We truly value being part of every person’s development.

Compensation includes salary and stock options. Benefits include flexible paid time off, comprehensive insurance, a collaborative work environment, and learning from and contributing to a team that is second to none.

Position:

Candidates applying for this New York-based full-time position are offered the rare opportunity to have a direct effect on shaping the future of music. In this position, you will:

• Collaborate with other members of our growing development team to create beautiful and intuitive products that help users interact with our AI
• Have ownership of your work, an equal voice in strategic decisions, and direct involvement in determining company direction and growth
• Build new and contribute to existing web applications, both public and internal
• Integrate applications with current systems and APIs
• Coordinate with backend developers and systems administrators to successfully complete projects
• Work with Product team to facilitate, schedule, and deliver towards product roadmap


Requirements:

• Proven experience as a software developer delivering high-fidelity, production-quality code based on designs
• Deep understanding and experience with HTML, CSS3 (SCSS/Sass), and JavaScript (React)
• Expert in cross-browser and platform support
• Demonstrable RESTful API client experience
• Familiarity with UI/UX design
• Knowledge of software and application design and architecture
• A technical mindset with great attention to detail
• High quality organizational and leadership skills

Other Qualifications:

• Git
• Python
• Comfortable in a command-line environment

Bonus Points:

• Digital agency experience
• Flask blueprints and signals
• MySQL (SQLAlchemy)
• Amazon Web Services (AWS)

How To Apply:

Along with your resume, please send us a cover letter and briefly let us know:

1. What technologies or paradigms in web development are you most excited about right now?
2. What technology or topic is at the top of your list of things to learn? This does not have to be related to web development.
3. Where we can see examples and/or code for your previous work?
4. Why do you want to join Amper?