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Senior Frontend Developer at Soundation music studio

The role

  • Use the latest web technologies to provide an unmatched DAW experience in a browser environment
  • Work autonomously together with a team of developers and designers to design, implement, review, test and optimize features and improvements across the entire product
  • Work on any level(s) of the stack as necessary
  • Work closely with the CTO and product management and be a part of the overall direction of the product and technology
  • Learn new and develop existing skills in order to continuously improve design and architecture of the platform
  • Create technical solutions for third party extensions to the product

Why Soundation?

We are boldly challenging the digital audio workstation (DAW) market by making the music studio web-based. By doing that we will democratize music-making and enable multiplayer collaboration and social music creation in a way not seen before.

 Who you are:

  • Do you produce music and have used a DAW (as a hobby or professional)?
  • Have working knowledge within React, JavaScript, and Node.js
  • At least 5 years of experience in an engineering role
  • You are interested in keeping up with current best practices in your areas of expertise

Bonus points

  • Comfortable with TypeScript or other static type checking for JavaScript such as Flow
  • Experimented or more with WebAssembly and Emscripten
  • Experimented or more with Web Audio API
  • Experience with C/C++ or other lower level languages
  • Production-level experience with AWS
  • Experience with PostgreSQL, MongoDB or ShareDB
  • Experience with Ruby


  • Have a pragmatic and iterative mindset in order to efficiently find the best solution to high-level problems
  • Consider code quality in your own work and others, taking initiative with improving the developer experience
  • Take security and performance into account as a natural part of your work process
  • Communicate and be transparent with the rest of the team
  • Give and receive constructive feedback between other developers to ensure we learn as a team

What’s in it for you?

  • The opportunity to grow and learn from knowledgeable co-workers
  • The chance to be a part of the journey of building the future of music-making and collaboration
  • Flexible work hours
  • A fixed monthly salary plus options program
  • 30 days vacation
  • ITP 1 Pension plan
  • Gym membership (e.g. SATS)


Soundation has a mix of on-site team members at our head office at Götgatan in Stockholm, Sweden, and distributed team members.

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