Pop Programmer

Titre de l'offre: Pop Programmer

This position is available both in Paris and London offices

OVERVIEW

Press play on your next adventure! Music uplifts, it makes us get up and dance, it adds colour to life. Here at Deezer, it fuels everything we do. Want in? If you want an adventure, not just a job, and you fancy seeing ideas come to life in a heartbeat, you're in the right place.
Behind the code and the pixels is the team. From all over the world, with diverse talents and skills, we're building something incredible – together.

Now, here’s the fun part…

You will be in charge of Pop contents and incorporating the programming experience into the Deezer product.

Within the Deezer Music programmer team you will manage all content suitable for your audience, creating content yourself as well as gathering content from powerful influencers in order to build the best Pop experience for our users, stemming from the larger audiences to niches all over the world. Your ultimate goal is to increase our user usage and their long-term engagement to our service.

RESPONSIBILITIES

- Be in charge of the global Pop programming strategy
- Possess deep knowledge of the global Pop catalog state and its evolution within Deezer
- Work with the acquisition team to give them content acquisition orientation
- Monitor and work on the genre catalog indexation and metadata improvement (artist pages, albums, playlists..)
- Produce and update quality playlists to fulfill users’ expectations and build a loyal audience around them
- Increase your own content production with any relevant music and non music contents for your audience: artists’ playlists, content from acknowledged specialists, products from Deezer Artist marketing team, written articles and partnership contents. Your goal is to be proactive in finding this content
- Collaborate with the design and copywriting team in order to market relevant  content in the best way possible to appeal to your audience
- Manage the Pop Channel on a daily basis based and provide your audience with the best genre programming as well as spreading your genre within the service, activity and country-specific pages
- Use a number of data sources to create, develop, optimise and monitor your playlist pool to ensure the provision of a comprehensive Pop music offering that adheres to the data driven approach adopted by Deezer.
- Work hand in hand with the local marketing and programming teams, where your genre is strong and enhance the genre’s local experience
- Cooperate with the product & engineering team to improve the Pop music experience
- All your content production and programming work will be driven and determined by user engagement and the monitoring of user satisfaction which will allow you to understand your audience’s expectations

REQUIREMENTS

- You’re a Pop expert. You have a deep understanding of the genre’s history, its latest news and are aware of what tomorrow’s trends will be
- You’re eager to share your Pop passion with our users, and willing to introduce anyone to your genre in a personalized way
- You are experienced in programming music for the radio, magazine management, or any  other programming activity
- You master the behaviour of your audience, their music habits as well as the local and main markets
- You love team work and can’t imagine working in an isolated environment
- You are fluent in both spoken and written English

LIFE @DEEZER

- Start-up environment and philosophy
- Highly motivated and product-focused people ready to drive innovation
- In-house Deezer Sessions with your favorite artists, gig tickets
- Hackathons & meetups
- Friday drinks, summer and winter parties 
- A stocked kitchen with free drinks and snacks
- Areas to relax and collaborate with beanbags, guitars and table football
- An ‘at home’ vibe, with great outdoor spaces
- Gym access at Deezer HQ with lunch-time yoga, pilates and boxing classes

We are an equal opportunity employer