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Content Editor, Music

Content- Music | Mumbai, India | Full Time

Job Description


Gracenote is building a team of entertainment information experts and data specialists who will support our music products and services. Your contributions to our team will help us increase content coverage in existing and emerging markets to give our customers a premium music metadata experience. Our Music Editorial team is made of up music specialists with a deep knowledge of regional music trends and genres.We are looking for a metadata/content editor with a passion and enthusiasm for music from India. In this position, you will combine your music knowledge with a sharp eye for detail in order to support an artist and discography database. You must be detail-oriented, self-motivated, and comfortable with technology, and able to maintain focus on tasks and deliverable under tight deadlines. 

Overall Responsibilities

  • Ensure that album and artist metadata are of highest quality
  • Apply independent judgment to review, correct and classify music-related data elements according to established standards and practices
  • Support discography review efforts

Day-to-Day Tasks

  • Ensure that metadata adheres to Gracenote’s high quality standards
  • Research artists to verify metadata
  • Communicate issues and resolutions clearly and concisely, escalating problems as needed
  • Assist in creating and maintaining documentation of workflows, tool use, quality control
  • Learn and master internal Gracenote tools, technologies, data standards, and processes

Professional Requirements

  • Comprehensive and well-rounded knowledge of wide array of popular music and pop culture
  • Ability to work independently, without direct supervision, surfacing problems or issues as necessary
  • Detail-oriented with good judgment, critical thinking, and a strong capacity for spotting trends and/or anomalies
  • Excellent internet research skills
  • Excellent writing, editing and verbal communication skills
  • Experience working with large amounts of data a plus
  • High computer literacy, especially with Microsoft Office and Excel
  • Experience with databases and other technological infrastructure is a plus
  • Comprehensive knowledge of popular and traditional music relevant to the Indian subcontinent, and deep familiarity with the different genres of Indian music a plus