Live Nation Software Engineer in United States
The Tixcraft Engineering team plays a vital role in the development of the ticketing platform for the business in the APAC region. This includes working closely with the local products and IT teams to execute the projects on the roadmap.
The Software Engineer will be working on our core ticketing platform. As a Software Engineer you will be accountable for delivering high quality, maintainable and performance End User Experience solutions. You must think not only about solving user experience and technical problems but also about the long-term maintenance software solutions. You take initiative, solve problems, and eliminate roadblocks. The programs you create help Tixcraft to be more efficient and provide a high level of service excellence so we can continue to be reliable.
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING
You will be developing the platform together with the delivery team.
You will focus on building web-based software keeping in mind the main principles of performance, flexibility and scalability of the platform.
You will be actively participating in gathering and validating technical requirements for the project. You will be able to monitor logs and identify issues.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW (or TECHNICAL SKILLS)
PHP language (1+ year of working experience)
PHP web frameworks like Yii (MVC).
Familiarity with SQL/NoSQL databases
Code versioning tools like Git.
Familiarity with XML, JSON, Rest APIs.
AWS Cloud Technology (EC2, S3, DynamoDB, ElastiCache, CloudWatch, SES, SNS)
Automated testing frameworks
Innovation and best coding practices
Interpersonal and communication skills
Upgrade skills and adapt to changes
YOU (BEHAVIOURAL SKILLS)
Well-developed analytical and problem-solving skills
Good judgment and decision-making skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills to deliver information and resources to varying levels of experience with products.
Ability to communicate professionally with all levels of Management
Ability to work autonomously with little supervision.
True team player with 'can do' attitude.
Flexible approach to hours to effectively work with teams in other time zones.
LIFE AT TICKETMASTER
Founded in 2014, Tixcraft is Taiwan’s leading music ticketing platform working with some of the biggest promoters in Taiwan and Singa. More recently in 2019, the company joined Ticketmaster and continued the expansion in the APAC region. Tixcraft is proud to be a part of Live Nation Entertainment, the world’s largest live entertainment company.
Our vision at Ticketmaster is to connect people around the world to the live events they love. As the world’s largest ticket marketplace and the leading global provider of enterprise tools and services for the live entertainment business, we are uniquely positioned to successfully deliver on that vision.
We do it all with an intense passion for Live and an inspiring and diverse culture driven by accessible leaders, attentive managers, and enthusiastic teams. If you’re passionate about live entertainment like we are, and you want to work at a company dedicated to helping millions of fans experience it, we want to hear from you.
Our work is guided by our values:
Reliability - We understand that fans and clients rely on us to power their live event experiences, and we rely on each other to make it happen.
Teamwork - We believe individual achievement pales in comparison to the level of success that can be achieved by a team
Integrity - We are committed to the highest moral and ethical standards on behalf of the countless partners and stakeholders we represent
Belonging - We are committed to building a culture in which all people can be their authentic selves, have an equal voice and opportunities to thrive
We are passionate and committed to our people and go beyond the rhetoric of diversity and inclusion. You will be working in an inclusive environment and be encouraged to bring your whole self to work. We will do all that we can to help you successfully balance your work and homelife. As a growing business we will encourage you to develop your professional and personal aspirations, enjoy new experiences, and learn from the talented people you will be working with. It's talent that matters to us and we encourage applications from people irrespective of their gender, race, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability status or caring responsibilities.
Recognized three years in a row by Great Place to Work® and named one of People Magazine’s top 50 Companies that Care, Live Nation Entertainment is the global leader in live entertainment and ticketing. Our world-class portfolio reaches all aspects of the live event and ticketing industry, from ground-breaking software in Ticketmaster, mix of legendary venues and restaurants in House of Blues, production leaders in Concerts, exceptional brand partnerships in Media & Sponsorship, and unparalleled team of artist managers in Artist Nation supported by diverse professionals in all facets of Corporate operations.
We recognize that our most important assets are our employees, the rock stars who keep the live experience going. Generous vacation, healthcare, and retirement benefits are just some of the great perks we offer to support our global workforce of more than 38,000. For any stage in your career, our many unique benefit programs are designed to help you live life to the fullest. We offer student loan repayment to support recent grads, six months of paid caregiver leave to support new parents, perks like Roadie Babies (bring your little ones & a caretaker along with you on work trips) and Music @ Home (stipend to cultivate your little ones’ music interest), and tuition reimbursement to fuel your ongoing professional development. Plus, working for the world's largest live event and ticketing company means you'll have access to free concerts, festivals, sports games, and more through our exclusive employee ticket concierge.
There is no bigger stage for your career. See what your future looks like at Live Nation Entertainment.