Who we are

Most people dream of being able to play a musical instrument. We develop outstanding products that enable anyone to achieve this dream. Our first product is flowkey: a revolutionary app for learning to play the piano. After our launch in 2015 flowkey quickly became one of the global leaders in its category, with more than 5 million users from over 100 countries. We are also one of the exceptions in the startup world, as we have been profitable from the beginning. This enabled us to go our own way and create a great culture.

Why join us

We believe that the best companies help you live your life the way you want and become the person you want to be. That's why we focus on promoting your personal freedom and growth. Here are some of the benefits you'll enjoy as a member of our team:

  • Flexible work location: You decide where you want to work: in our beautiful office, from home, or anywhere else in the world.
  • Free time management: We believe work should adapt to your life, not the other way around. We only schedule a few fixed appointments every week – you're free to arrange the rest of your time as you like.
  • Shared success: We distribute part of the company's annual profits among the whole team. This way everyone takes part in our financial success.
  • Support for your growth: We actively support you in your professional and personal development. If you want to learn a new language or go to a conference, we'll cover the costs – up to €2,500 per year.

Your role and responsibilities

As a Digital Piano Course Creator you will be part of our Course Content Team. Together we are going to develop educational content for the course section in our app. You’ll work at the intersection of music education, UX design and educational content creation to develop interactive music lessons that delight millions of piano players. Based on a solid understanding of our customers you’ll bring in and implement ideas for new content and UX improvements.

Here’s a detailed description of your tasks:

  • Generate ideas for new course content or UX improvements based on user research, data analytics, and your own insights.
  • Write down and pitch your ideas to other team members.
  • Write a rough content outline or create UX wireframes.
  • Collect feedback from other team members and customers to validate our assumptions and improve the content outline.
  • Write a rough video script and create a first prototype of the course.
  • Work together with our Copywriters and Video Producers to iterate on the script and video During the following content production phase, ensure a steady progress of the project and an efficient cross-team communication.
  • Bring the final content into our system and publish it to our customers. Monitor performance and get feedback.
  • Regularly conduct user research and UX tests to find ideas for new content or improvements to existing content.

Requirements

As our ideal candidate you would meet the following requirements:

  • Excellent knowledge of music theory
  • Piano playing at a professional level
  • Teaching experience
  • Strong writing skills
  • Experience in transcribing songs
  • Ability to explain complex concepts in simple terms
  • Digital native / tech savvy
  • Native English or German speaker
  • Bonus points: experience in UX or design skills and / or experience in developing educational video content

How to apply

Please click on Apply to Position to send us your cover letter and CV through the application form. We look forward to meeting you!