Background is a curated royalty free music website that provides exclusive, high-quality tracks and sound effects for use in new and traditional media projects, including videos, films, apps, games, and television programming.

What we do!

We work with professional composers from around the world to ensure our library remains high quality and constantly expanding. With thousands of tracks in more than 30 styles, PremiumBeat music is ideal for a wide variety of media applications.

How it works!

We’ve simplified music licensing. Browse our tracks, preview, and purchase a license online with a credit card or Paypal account. Then, download your music immediately! Our licenses are honored worldwide and valid for perpetuity.

Who we are

We’re an international team of composers, designers, programmers and writers, who all share a similar passion: music. It’s our mission to share this passion with you, through world-class customer service and the highest quality royalty free music.

Work With Us

Be a part of one the fastest growing music business segments with one the most recognized online music publishers, (now part of Shutterstock). As a leader in the production music industry, we’re experiencing continuous double-digit growth — and we’re looking to expand our team.

Culture & Values

PremiumBeat is more than just a website. It's a team of hardworking developers, designers, music lovers, and product visionaries. We're customer-centric, constantly innovating, and provide a positive environment.

Perks & Benefits

  • Fitness and Massage - A healthy workforce is a happy workforce! We recognize the benefits of an active lifestyle, so we offer a physical wellness subsidy, corporate gym membership discounts, and monthly massages
  • Vacation Time - Travel the world or stay at home in your PJs — either way, you’ll have plenty of time to relax. With our generous paid time-off policy, you’ll be rested and ready to start your day
  • Transportation - To help ease the pain of commuting, PremiumBeat offers all full-time team members a transportation stipend, regardless of whether you’re traveling by bus, bike, or car
  • Team Activities - We offer weekly catered lunches, weekly happy hours, monthly birthday treats — and our annual company retreats (held in a remote, top-secret location) are legendary
  • Group Benefits - You and your loved ones are covered with a great group benefits plan that includes healthcare, vision, travel medical assistance, and more
  • RSU and Bonuses - We want you to feel appreciated as part of the family. That’s why all team members have access to Restricted Stock Units and an annual bonus as part of their compensation package
  • Career Development - We’re proud to regularly offer support learning and development. Whether it’s a conference in California or a fun Lunch & Learn, the goal is to keep you feeling sharp
  • Snack Bar - Stay refreshed and feed your brain and body. Our kitchen is fully stocked with high-quality, delicious treats like kombucha, fresh-pressed juice, espresso, Chicago Mix, and more
  • Gaming Lounge - Earn your bragging rights with some big-screen gaming action. From Mortal Kombat to Towerfall, our game room is loaded with the latest and greatest in gaming technology

Jobs at Premium Beat

Software Engineer - Shared Services

Premium Beat

Le Plateau-Mont-Royal, Montreal, Montreal, QC, CA

Want live updates from Premium Beat?