JOIN YOUSICIAN

Yousician aims to impact and enrich the lives of millions of people by enabling them to learn something new, promoting their wellbeing and using their time for something meaningful. Our job is to reimagine music education, so everyone can play. 

However, you don't need to be a musician to join Yousician. 

We’ve built an amazing team of creative, passionate, and independent people, all working together to help millions of people learn, play, reach their goals, and have fun. If you are looking for a rewarding career opportunity in a rapidly growing and changing scale up business, you’re in the right place!

 

WHY YOU SHOULD APPLY

Developing the largest and fastest-growing music education app in the world is a real challenge, but very rewarding. 

As a Devops Lead, you’ll have a unique opportunity to join our ambitious growth company and re-imagine the way music education works. As part of our continued growth, we are looking for a seasoned and talented DevOps Team Leader to work alongside like-minded and talented individuals and bridge the space between our backend development and operations. The team works with cutting edge technologies, building the infrastructure which enables our services to operate at a large scale, serving millions of people. You will be responsible to define, prioritize and implement solutions and drive the SRE team’s efforts, as well as lead our efforts in introducing the Devops culture to more teams.

 

WHAT YOU'LL DO

  • You’d be working with AWS services, Linux servers, Fabric tasks, Docker images, Terraform provisioning definitions, and Kubernetes (AWS EKS) in dev, staging, and production clusters to build/migrate/maintain/optimize infrastructure for our services.
  • You will lead and explore new solutions to improve our DevOps processes.
  • We use Jenkins as our CI, with most of the pipelines written in Groovy. You’d work with your team on making sure our dev, staging, and production pipelines are stable and fast.
  • You’ll drive the vision on how we do devops at Yousician.
  • Leading complex problem-solving activities to define issues, assess current state, design and test solutions, and lead implementation of solutions.

 

WHO YOU ARE

  • Experience with Python, IaaC (Terraform, CloudFormation, or similar), and container orchestration (Kubernetes, or similar)
  • Experience as an engineering manager with a few direct reports
  • A person who wants a leadership role and be able to drive their own agenda and vision 

 

WHAT WE OFFER

  • You’ll have an opportunity to join one of the fastest-growing scale-ups in Helsinki, backed by the top VC’s and competing with the best education applications in the world 
  • You'll have a meaningful and profound impact on the lives of millions of musicians and future musicians all around the world.
  • You’ll get to work with a passionate and friendly growing band of PMs, designers, developers and data scientists.
  • You'll get a competitive compensation package - salary, crazy perks - and work in an awesome office in the heart of Helsinki.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

Send us your application and CV (in English). Let's make the world a more musical place together! #rockon

ABOUT YOUSICIAN

Yousician is the largest and fastest growing music education company in the world, with millions of users worldwide. Headquartered in Helsinki, Finland with an office in New York, USA, Yousician develops high-tech interactive software for learning guitar, piano, bass, and ukulele. Yousician provides real-time feedback on how you’re playing, combining the addictive features of computer games with songs and exercises to make the learning process easy, fun and motivating. Yousician also develops the world's #1 guitar tuner app Guitar Tuna (iOS, Android) and has won numerous international business awards including WIRED’s hottest Finnish start-up, SXSW, Midem, Launch.edu, and educational awards such as Sunday Times 'World's best apps' and Best European Learning Game. We're hiring, so come join an amazing team and help us make the world a more musical place! Today Yousician employs 140+ professionals from nearly 30 different nationalities and has an annual turnover of $50M+. 

 

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