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Senior Software Engineer
API Platform
Posted on 3/8/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Seattle, WA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
AWS
GraphQL
Java
Python
Requirements
  • A degree in Computer Science, a related Engineering discipline, or equivalent experience
  • 7+ years of experience working on large-scale applications (Python, Go or Java)
  • Experience working with distributed, highly available systems
  • A knack for solving problems with a fact-based or data-based approach
  • Experience refining technical strategy and mentoring engineers
  • Knowledge and experience supporting GraphQL APIs
Responsibilities
  • Lead a team of engineers to build services at scale on AWS infrastructure that are secure, highly available, fault tolerant and low latency
  • Work with multiple product and client teams to rapidly bring to market new experiences to empower and delight Twitch users
  • Improve engineering processes to increase organizational effectiveness
  • Contribute to overall team and organization technical strategy and architecture design
  • Identify and uphold a high bar for our engineering best practices and operational excellence
  • Mentor and cultivate the growth of the engineers around you
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with the AWS ecosystem of services (ECS, EC2, API Gateway, CloudWatch)
  • You are familiar with dockers and containers concepts
  • Worked on metrics platforms and large public APIs
Twitch

1,001-5,000 employees

Social video platform for gamers
Company Overview
Twitch is on a mission to build the future of live entertainment. The company operates an interactive livestreaming service for content spanning gaming, entertainment, sports, music, and more.
Benefits
  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Maternity & Parental Leave
  • Flexible PTO
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Amazon Employee Discount
Company Core Values
  • Creators first
  • Experiment to decide
  • Commitment, not compliance
  • Empower communities