Work With Us!

You might recognize a few our customers: the likes of Universal Music Group, Beggars Group, Warner Music and Sony Music Group use and trust Play MPE to deliver their content to an our engaged community of recipients. Join our group of passionate music enthusiasts shaping the way tastemakers engage with promotional content.

Benefits & Perks

Full Health Benefits

Our comprehensive benefits package provides you with premium, vision, dental and extended health benefits. Need a little extra? We offer an additional annual health spending account to help out.

Collaborative Team Environment

We offer a collaborative, autonomous environment where bringing new solutions are encouraged. Working with a close-knit team you'll have the opportunity to put your ideas into immediate action to drive success.

Flexible Schedule

The time you spend inside of the office is just as important you spend outside of it. We offer flexible work environment to help you find the perfect balance between your work and your life.

Concert Ticket Reimbursements

Music's in our DNA, after all it is the business that we're in. Take in a concert or any live music event and we'll reimburse the costs up to a maximum amount every year.

Current Openings

With over 16 years of experience in the Music Tech industry, we’ve worked with the world’s most influential artists and largest record labels (Universal Music, Warner and Sony) and with more than 2,400 new music releases that are distributed and promoted through our system monthly (Ed Sheeran, Post Malone, Beyoncé, The National and The Rolling Stones to name a few), we have a great vision for further product development that is being executed and worked on as we type. There has never been a better time to join the Play MPE®  family! 

Play MPE® is the global market leader in providing a comprehensive and secure way to distribute pre-release music. Our platform facilitates all release creation, marketing, promotion and  pre/post release collaboration between content providers (labels, indie labels, marketing companies, artist etc) and content seekers (radio stations, music producers). Advanced tools that allow seamless curation and distribution of musical content, alongside extensive analytical capabilities, make our ecosystem the main central hub for all the music promotion and discovery needs.  

The opportunity

We are looking for an experienced and talented Director of Software Development to join our team to take charge and lead the software development function at our company. This is a unique role, combining experience and knowledge in software development methodology, technical expertise, leadership and team building along with a passion for technology trends and futures. You will have the ability to engage at a strategic level in scoping and defining our product solutions and collaborating with Product Management on the ongoing and future roadmap. You will be a leader who can provide hands-on experience and guidance while cultivating a team spirit that’s passion and aspiration is building great software, to spec, on time and of high quality. As the successful candidate, you will bring to this role a comprehension and keen interest in digital media, web or social media applications background. An enthusiastic and passionate contributor, you’ll enjoy the challenge and satisfaction of being the ‘go-to’ person for everything in development, being part of an ambitious leadership team and passionate about results and success.

Your day to day will include: 

  • Being a technology ‘Thought Leader’ in our company.  
  • Managing, leading and directing the software development team, practicing Agile methods, researching, exploring and enhancing innovation while developing a milestone driven operation that can be relied upon to deliver against plans, projects and roadmap.
  • Engaging in both business and technical communications and providing direction through clear and concise development methodology and practices.
  •  Being the gatekeeper of product quality and QA, ensuring the right balance between development productivity, quality and time-to-market.
  •  Working alongside the Chief Executive Officer and other leadership team members, you will share, collaborate and formulate new requirements, directions and functionality for our medium to long term growth
  • Team development – hiring, developing and coaching a growing team. Providing knowledgeable guidance and assistance in all aspects of software development. 

 

About You:

  • You have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related experience.
  • You are no stranger to leading a team and have a demonstrable track record of growing and developing a software development team.
  • You are a person who lives and breaths technology, who shares a passion and interest in how we can innovate, stay competitive and provide our customers with class leading solutions.
  • You have a strong foundation in backend architecture with knowledge of front end and mobile technologies. 
  • You are fluent in development practices and software development lifecycle,  Agile methodology including tools and processes 
  • You have deep experience and understanding of software development concepts and technologies; e.g. Amazon Web Services (EC2, Lambda, SQS, EFS, RDS, CloudFront, CFN, etc.), Python, Flask, Aurora/MySQL, Elasticsearch, AngularJS, React, React Native, GiT, JIRA.
  • You excel at converting needs into solutions, on time and to plans
  • Strong leadership and communication skills come naturally to you. 
  • What’s next?  We are an established company with a startup mindset.  As such, It’s our job to learn, deliver, and scale faster than the competition. You keep your eyes open to stay ahead and move quickly. You’re not afraid to say “I don’t know, but I can find out.” 
  •  Working independently is a huge asset to you. However, you consider being a team player a virtue. 

This role will report to the CEO. This is a full-time position in our downtown Vancouver HQ. Compensation is based on experience and includes stock options and benefits.

If this sounds like you, please email your resume to fainas@plaympe.com.

With over 16 years of experience in the Music Tech industry, we’ve worked with the world’s most influential artists and largest record labels (Universal Music, Warner and Sony) and with more than 2,400 new music releases that are distributed and promoted through our system monthly (Ed Sheeran, Post Malone, Beyoncé, The National and The Rolling Stones to name a few), we have a great vision for further product development that is being executed and worked on as we type. There has never been a better time to join the Play MPE®  family! 

Play MPE® is the global market leader in providing a comprehensive and secure way to distribute pre-release music. Our platform facilitates all release creation, marketing, promotion and  pre/post release collaboration between content providers (labels, indie labels, marketing companies, artist etc) and content seekers (radio stations, music producers). Advanced tools that allow seamless curation and distribution of musical content, alongside extensive analytical capabilities, make our ecosystem the main central hub for all the music promotion and discovery needs.

The opportunity

To help continue to fuel our growth, we are looking for a creative, analytical and customer-centric Product Manager to join our team. You will play a pivotal role in helping shape the product strategy, outline and define business requirement by deeply understanding the product, industry and customer profiles.

You will work closely with business development, marketing, operations and engineering teams to drive our feature development that supports revenue growth, expands our market share, opens new market opportunities and pushes our product forward.

Our Product team consists of positive, talented and determined self-starters who are able to collaborate effectively and thrive in an environment with a high level of autonomy.

What you will do

You will be an integral part in defining high-level product strategy and goals but also get your hands dirty while writing feature briefs, user stories and even log some bugs. A day in your life will include pitching a concept to senior leadership, creating a go-to-market plan with marketing, work with designers to conduct user research, prototype a new feature, iterate on a spec, analyze usage data, and pair with an engineer to discuss system design. You are accountable for advocating for our customers and understanding their needs, influencing business strategy by having our growth and opportunities in mind, create feature specification and user stories, and working with engineering to further develop our platform.

About you 

  • This isn’t your first rodeo. You’ve been a product manager for more than a few years and know your way around business strategy and feature specification documents.
  • You have a history of delivering innovative products to market with a customer value-driven approach.
  • We need it yesterday! There’s always a list  of new and existing clients who are waiting for something. You know how to prioritize opportunities to make and keep clients and engineering happy.
  • You’re a great communicator. You can discuss what happened with the last release to senior leadership, message engineering for current network performance data, and keep everyone in the loop when they call you to ask how things are going while juggling all other priorities and tasks on your ever-growing To-Do list.
  • What’s next?  We are an established company with a startup mindset.  As such, It’s our job to learn, deliver, and scale faster than the competition. You keep your eyes open to stay ahead and move quickly. You’re not afraid to say “I don’t know, but I can find out.”
  • You feel comfortable to approach and work closely with the engineering teams in an Agile software development environment.
  • Oversee a product from idea to launch, including discovery, business opportunity assessment, driving Agile tasks from a Product Manager’s view, etc. are all things that you can and love to do.
  • So what are we doing now and how? You are not afraid and even welcome ambiguity.
  • Working independently is a huge asset to you. However, you consider being a team player a virtue.

This role will report to the Director of Product Management. This is a full-time position in our downtown Vancouver HQ. Compensation is based on experience and includes stock options and benefits.

If this sounds like you, please email your resume to fainas@plaympe.

With over 16 years of experience in the Music Tech industry, we’ve worked with the world’s most influential artists and largest record labels (Universal Music, Warner and Sony) and with more than 2,400 new music releases that are distributed and promoted through our system monthly (Ed Sheeran, Post Malone, Beyoncé, The National and The Rolling Stones to name a few), we have a great vision for further product development that is being executed and worked on as we type. There has never been a better time to join the Play MPE®  family! 

Play MPE® is the global market leader in providing a comprehensive and secure way to distribute pre-release music. Our platform facilitates all release creation, marketing, promotion and  pre/post release collaboration between content providers (labels, indie labels, marketing companies, artist etc) and content seekers (radio stations, music producers). Advanced tools that allow seamless curation and distribution of musical content, alongside extensive analytical capabilities, make our ecosystem the main central hub for all the music promotion and discovery needs.  

The opportunity

Play MPE is looking for a full-time Front End Developer who is passionate about front-end architecture, API design, visual design, and has experience they are excited to share. We want someone who loves building systems and who is excited about working with, teaching, and learning from a team with high standards for quality, performance, and simplicity. The Front End Developer will collaborate with leadership, marketing and product managers, designers, and engineers to develop Play MPE’s platform.

In your day to day you will: 

  • Architect, develop and deploy high-quality web applications and related software and systems with emphasis on UI components according to design specifications.
  • Participate in design and wireframe review to provide a technical perspective on implementation. 
  • Work on a team of software engineers that are building fast and interactive applications within an Agile environment.
  • Enjoy the benefits of working in a fast growing business where you are encouraged to “Think Different” and where your efforts play a key role in the success of the company.

About You:

  • You have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related experience.
  • You are a person who lives and breaths technology, who shares a passion and interest in how we can innovate, stay competitive and provide our customers with class leading solutions.
  • You love building pages that deliver the best user experience on any modern browser. 
  • You live and breathe front end frameworks, know what’s new and hot out there, and how they can be used for Play MPE’s platform, if at all.
  • You speak Angular, React, NodeJS. Extensive knowledge of building web applications using HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, Typescript, AJAX, JSON, REST API.
  • You are fluent in development practices and software development lifecycle, Agile methodology including tools and processes.
  • What’s next?  We are an established company with a startup mindset.  As such, It’s our job to learn, deliver, and scale faster than the competition. You keep your eyes open to stay ahead and move quickly. You’re not afraid to say “I don’t know, but I can find out.” 
  •  Working independently is a huge asset to you. However, you consider being a team player a virtue. 

This role will report to the Director of Technology. This is a full-time position in our downtown Vancouver HQ. Compensation is based on experience and includes stock options and benefits.

If this sounds like you, please send your resume to fainas@plaympe.com.

Our key focus to growing Play MPE is a continued strengthening of our recipient community. Growing engagement in this community of tastemakers has made Play MPE recognizable as the go-to source to access promotional content from the world’s largest record labels. To continue growing and supporting this community, we will need someone to continue to evolve and provide new ways to connect new information flows and better user experiences.

Key Responsibilities

We are looking for an experienced Account Executive to generate new business and maintain existing business by utilizing the full sales cycle including prospecting, closing and account management. Engage with clients to understand their needs and create lasting relationships with key accounts to grow our footprint in the industry. Conduct market research to understand the landscape and aid in developing strategies to grow the business while working closely with marketing and operations.

What You’ll Do

  • Be the forefront of our business interacting with new and existing clients to inform and educate them on the value of our service.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with new and existing clients in the music industry.
  • Travel when necessary to meet with clients but majority of communication is via phone/email
  • Be involved in business development strategies in order to expand to new territories and formats
  • Keep up to date with all trends in the music industry, especially with respect to promotions and radio

What You’ll Need

  • Post-Secondary Degree/Diploma required, preferably in a business field
  • 3+ years of previous B2B sales experience with a track record of success
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to think quickly and critically on your feet while problem solving effectively
  • Proficiency with MS Office, Google Suite, and CRM systems (Zoho preferred)
  • Experience and understanding of the music industry and especially the radio/promotions landscape
  • Self-starting attitude that thrives in a results oriented environment
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively in a team environment and collaborate on projects
  • Time management and follow-up skills; highly organized and detail oriented

If this sounds like you. Send your resume to hr@plaympe.com

Who You Are

You are someone who has created and maintained RESTful APIs for a large SaaS product. You are passionate about building great software that reaches people all over the world as well creating robust and efficient services.  You are experienced in Python, SQL, NoSQL and scalable systems.

As part of our team, you will be working with a successful music tech company to support major and independent record labels, promoters and independent artists. 

Key Responsibilities

  • RESTful APIs that are secure, scalable and well-tested
  • Reliability and scalability of services supporting major international record labels 
  • Supporting UI/UX developers with required APIs
  • Automated testing of API services

What You’ll Do

  • Build and maintain RESTful APIs
  • Design and implement data storage mappings
  • Work with Amazon Web Services
  • Implement testing scripts to validate acceptance criteria

What You’ll Need

  • Degree or Diploma in Computer Science is preferred
  • 3+ years experience on a team of five or more 
  • Strong in Python
  • Strong in SQL or NoSQL
  • Strong in security and defensive services development
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills
  • Self-starter with a desire to learn and challenge the status-quo
  • Legally permitted to work in Canada

If this sounds like you send a cover letter and resume to hr@plaympe.com