makemusic careers

Our mission is to develop innovative solutions that transform how music is composed, taught, learned and performed. More than a software company, MakeMusic is full of people and personalities who share a passion for music. Music is what we do. You will recognize us as Finale, SmartMusic, Garritan and MusicXML.

For more than 25 years, Finale has been the industry standard in music notation software. SmartMusic SaaS platform transforms the way students practice and teachers educate. Garritan is a world-leading provider of quality virtual software instruments for music creators. MusicXML is the open format for distributing and sharing digital sheet music.

MakeMusic is part of the Peaksware portfolio of brands. Peaksware has been featured in BuiltInColorado’s Top 100 Companies list since 2017 and our brands have been recognized in Outside Magazine’s “Best Places to Work” multiple years in a row. Peaksware has also been honored as a part of Mogul’s “Top 1,000 Companies for Millenial Women Worldwide”. We are proud of our company culture and of consistently being recognized, both locally and nationally, as a top workplace.

We would love to have you join our passionate team!

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Passionate, Creative, and Inspiring

We are defined by our people – a collection of talented musicians, educators, and software developers – all bound by a passion for music and the drive to create tools that improve musicians’ lives.



Friendly, Fun, and Collaborative

At MakeMusic, we value creativity, teamwork, and collaboration. All individuals feel welcome and respected, and enjoy a sense of belonging and level of support that allows us to do our best work.


Notate, Teach, and Learn

Our products set the standard for music notation, music education, and virtual instruments. They are used by musicians everywhere – from those just learning to play, to award-winning professionals.


Stable, Innovative, and Agile

Founded in 1990, MakeMusic has been a leader in music technologies as the only company to offer the most advanced products that support composing, arranging, teaching, learning, and playing music.

career opportunities

Peaksware/MakeMusic Inc. employees are working remotely from home due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We will work with anyone hired during this period to accommodate remote onboarding to the best of our ability. An in-person meeting at the office may be required to provide equipment and/or VPN access to enable remote work, or a delayed start may occur depending upon government orders and regulations at the time.

Alfred Music

You’re encouraged to check out career opportunities at one of our sister subsidiaries under the Peaksware brand: Alfred Music.

Click below to learn about this world leader in music education, then navigate toward what potentially could be your next dream job!

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