We are guitarists, keyboardists, and keyword specialists; DJs
and SEO strategists; singers and songwriters, copywriters and
editors; system administrators, bassists, and customer support
specialists; drummers, Web developers, and graphic designers;
recording engineers and experts in Web analytics; managers, marketers,
merchandisers, and more.
We are Mbira Technologies, a diverse team of
multi-talented individuals united by a love for music and a
passion for Web strategies that help our e-commerce clients to
get the right musical gear, at the best possible prices, into
the hands of expert and amateur musicians alike.
Mbira seeks to earn the long-term trust and loyalty of
every customer by helping each customer make the best gear
purchases for their specific objectives, and consistently
delivering the best buying experience in the industry.
Mbira Technologies uses proven and proprietary Web strategies
to connect top e-tailers of musical instruments, equipment, and
accessories with musicians searching for the perfect
combination of price, selection, and customer service. We
achieve this connection by making a client's product offerings
easy to find online and product options easy to understand.
Since our founding in 2002, our clients have realized
over $500 million in sales, and over 1,000,000 satisfied
customers have found the gear that's helping to make their
musical dreams a reality.
We're proud to say that in 2013, our client zZounds was
the recipient of a Bizrate® Circle of Excellence
Platinum award, placing it in the top 0.7% of Bizrate's network
of 5,200 retailers. Based on customer feedback, the Bizrate
Circle of Excellence is awarded to online retailers who provide
exceptional service to their clients.
The Mbira Technologies team loves music; in addition to
overseeing the online sales and marketing efforts of multiple
online retailers of musical gear, many of us are working
musicians. But, regardless of whether we play
professionally, for fun, or not at all, we each play a part in
building and maintaining e-commerce websites that help
musicians to acquire the gear they need to maximize their
potential and fulfill their dreams, as big or small as they
In 2012, U.S. retail e-commerce sales reached $186.2
billion, an increase of 15 percent over 2011. And at 10 percent
of total U.S. retail spending, retail e-commerce spending
reached double digits for the first time. -- comScore, Inc.
(February 7, 2013)
From the start, we've been successful. Now, in our second
decade, Mbira's also experiencing substantial growth. As we
continue to expand, our hiring philosophy remains the same as
on day one: hire only rock star Web developers, designers,
writers, and customer service reps, and then treat them like
the professionals they are by providing them with the resources
they need to succeed and rewarding them when they do. Use the
contact form below to inquire about a career with Mbira
We maintain high standards for personal and professional
excellence at Mbira Technologies. We treat clients as true
partners and coworkers as valuable colleagues. So, while we
embrace a casual work environment, enjoy a flex schedule that
allows team members to pursue passions outside of the office,
and have a lot of fun out of our 18,000 square feet of open loft
space in Chicago's River North neighborhood, we work smart and
take our work seriously; we just aren't expected to take it home
with us at night.
Mbira Technologies 435 North LaSalle Blvd, Suite 400
Chicago, IL 60654