AMP Operations, Music Metadata Lead

Cupertino, CA, USA
Dec 08, 2018
Jan 07, 2019
Arts & Humanities, Music
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Other job types
AMP Operations, Music Metadata Lead

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States

Operations and Supply Chain

+ At least 8 years of experience working with music, content metadata, and content management

+ You will be well-versed in Pop culture and passionate about music and media in general

+ An ability to communicate responsibilities and scope clearly and effectively

+ Maintain relationships with a diverse group of internal and external stakeholders

+ You'll have a hands-on attitude and able to work cross-functionally within a global organization

+ Results-driven with extraordinary attention to detail, remarkable follow-through, and an ability to focus on customer experience

+ Do you like to analyze content problems with the ability to quickly assess complex situations?

+ You'll work with local business managers, editors and the production team to support key initiatives


In this role you will lead the activity plan, personnel, work, dependencies, and outcome of projects, reporting on progress, while looking ahead to identify upcoming issues and work around them before they impact the project.

Run several concurrent projects focused on curating metadata and data validation

Handle complex projects to major milestones. You will ensure that execution of the project outpaces deadlines

Gather and synthesize project requirements and deliverables

Effectively and consistently communicate project goals and provide relevant project updates to all stakeholders

You will craft and edit relevant project guidelines and support documents to share with the team.

You will identify resources needed and assign individual/team responsibilities to ensure project timelines and deliverables are met

Handle the day-to-day aspects of the project and its scope, including possible conflicting priorities

You will create and maintain ongoing reporting and analysis for individual projects

Identify process improvement areas and propose solutions

Work closely with the engineering and development team to implement new features and enhancements.

Strong technical skills, knowledge of Tableau and Splunk will be a plus

This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of the team that maintains metadata for Apple Music across various genres, languages, and geographic regions. The position requires excellent organizational and prioritization skills, resourcefulness, and ingenuity in solving problems. You should feel a personal stake in the product, build strong relationships, and work for the success of the entire team. We love music-it's an emotional experience, and for many of us, an obsession. When someone hears the right music at just the right moment, it's transformational, and that's precisely why we do what we do.

**Education & Experience**

Bachelor's Degree desired. Plus at least 8 years of experience working with music, content metadata, and content management

**Additional Requirements**

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