bop.fm

San Francisco, CA, United States

https://bop.fm
Founded in 2013

 

Seed
Current job opening: 1
Total job posted: 1

Y Combinator-backed music startup bop.fm seeking developers to join founding team, full-time, on-site

===What we do===
bop.fm (Ycombinator S13) creates a home for every song on the internet. We are a San Francisco-based music technology company that aggregates several popular music services (Spotify, Rdio, iTunes, YouTube, SoundCloud, etc) into one app. You can then search for any song, play it using any service, and share/discover with any friend (even if they use a different service than you). bop.fm powers this same aggregation and service-agnostic music playback for websites like Rap Genius, messaging clients like GroupMe, as well as social networks, wireless carriers, garden gnomes, etc. For more info, please see our recent coverage at http://blog.bop.fm/category/press/

===What you'll do===
-Build a sweet music service even your grandma can use
-Develop features/applications, including collaboration on defining requirements, prototyping, design, coding, testing and deployment
-Implement robust, highly scalable (we already get 10s of millions of pageviews), highly optimized backend components
-Evaluate and integrate latest technologies and third party libraries/APIs
-Contribute to design, code, specification and architectural reviews and technical documentation

===Who we are===
The founders are startup veterans who were early employees at KAYAK.com (acquired by Priceline), BillShrink (acquired by MasterCard), and Color (acquired by Apple). They have worked on 11 different search engine verticals, and music is now their 12th.

===Who you are===
-Full-stack software engineer/Mobile app developer with 5+ years experience (or are good enough to fake it)
-Fun to work with (i.e., you're Jay Z, not Kanye)
-Passionate about music
-Able to work full-time, on-site
-Past startup experience++
-Mobile development skills+++

===What we use===
-Ruby on Rails
-Redis
-Red Bull
-MongoDB
-HTML5/CSS3/Custom JavaScript
-Heroku

===What you'll get===
-Competitive salary + equity
-Free lunches
-Kitchen stocked with snacks
-Unlimited beatdowns on the pool table

===How to apply===
Email shehzad [at] bop.fm (no recruiters please) with:
-Resume / LinkedIn profile / GitHub profile
-How you heard of us
-A couple of your favorite songs/artists and why (yes, you will be judged)

1 job offer:


Lead Android Mobile Developer at bop.fm

Android API
Job at bop.fm
Job in San Francisco, CA, United States

Check out our current progress: itunes.apple.com/app/bop.fm-music-player/id940691723Lead development of bop.fm's Android app. Full-time, on-site (no recruiters please)Must have: -Ability to build an Android application end-to-end -Expert knowledge of the Android SDK -Experience building UI-rich Android appsBonus points if you have experience with :-Building apps that heavily utilize audio and video -Ruby+Rails backend -iOS app development +++bop.fm (Ycombinator S13) creates a home for every song on the internet. We are a San Francisco-based music technology company that aggregates several popular music services (Spotify, Rdio, iTunes,... more