Company: Grooveshark


General Information
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Location: Gainesville, FL
Qualifications:


Seeking a talented Front-End Developer excited about improving the user experience of Grooveshark. In the QA Engineer position you will work with a team of engineers to fix bugs, improve usability and overall quality of the website used by millions of Grooveshark users. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in Javascript, HTML, CSS and fixing bugs.
 
At Grooveshark, we believe everyone should have access to the music they love. You will be joining a dedicated, energetic team of people who are looking to change the face of the music industry and who wholeheartedly support open music. We want passionate individuals who believe in our mission and who will contribute new and creative solutions to our cause.
 
THE JOB:

  • Actively investigate, report, and fix bugs within Grooveshark.
  • Implement user experience enhancements and features.
  • Improve on the speed, cleanliness, and security of existing code.
  • Help ensure compatibility across all browsers.
  • Develop quality enhancement tools for internal use.

 
THE PERSON:

  • Strong sense for simple, effective, functional, and elegant design
  • Experience with Javascript, HTML, and CSS
  • *nix Command Line Familiarity
  • Enjoy writing high quality, easy to read, self-documenting code
  • High attention to detail
  • High LOC/bug ratio
  • Able to follow coding standards.
  • Well versed in best practices & security concerns for web development
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Capable of having a flexible schedule

 
BONUS POINTS:

  • Experience with PHP
  • Experience writing automated testing scripts

 
The Perks:

  • Flexible Schedule
  • Stock Options
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Sound Bites Cafe - Eat breakfast, lunch and dinner for free at Grooveshark’s in-house restaurant. Vegetarian and Vegan options available
  • Laundry Services - Free drop off laundry and drycleaning
  • In-House Masseuse - Melt your stress away with free onsite massages.
  • Free Haircuts
  • Private Artist Sessions - From the smallest local bands, to the biggest main stage names, we like to bring artists to the office to show them what Grooveshark is REALLY all about!
  • Tickets to shows, concerts and events
  • Recreation Space - When you’re ready to take a break from your busy work day you'll find a full jam room, a video game room containing every console you could ever want, an analog game room with all sorts of board games, ping pong, a bean bag pit, and much more!
  • Shark+ Deals - In an effort to support local businesses and reward our employees, Grooveshark has teamed up with companies all around Gainesville to offer discounts at many different types of establishments

 
About Grooveshark:
 
Grooveshark is an ecosystem that brings together music fans, bands, music labels, and brands. With more than 20 million users sharing over 15 million files, Grooveshark is one of the largest on-demand music services on the Internet. Along with providing free streaming music for our users, Grooveshark is also an instrument for artists, labels, and brands to develop new revenue sources from their music.

How to Apply: http://careers.grooveshark.com/