Full-Time

Sr. Staff Software Engineer

Storage Foundations

Updated on 6/14/2024

Pinterest

Pinterest

5,001-10,000 employees

Visual inspiration platform with shopping features

AI & Machine Learning
Consumer Goods
Data & Analytics

Senior

Remote in USA

Required Skills
MySQL
Requirements
  • 7+ years of professional software development experience
  • Strong technical background in distributed systems and storage systems
  • Hands-on experience managing and operating large-scale distributed storage systems
  • Experience leading large cross-functional initiatives with strong communication and collaboration skills
Responsibilities
  • Improve the reliability, scalability, infra efficiency, and usability of core storage infrastructure at Pinterest such as MySQL and TiDB
  • Design and build the next generation MySQL architecture to provide MySQL as a service
  • Play a critical role in a cross-functional strategic initiative of TiDB adoption at Pinterest to modernize the online storage tech stack
  • Help shape Pinterest’s strategy on disaster recovery, multi-region deployment, and AZ failure tolerance
  • Help drive the team vision and strategy for the next 3 years and beyond
  • Hold a high-quality bar on system design, implementation, testing, and documentation. Helps develop best practices and processes for the organization.

The company provides a visual inspiration platform with search, save, and shopping features, leveraging visual search, image recognition, and recommendation algorithms to deliver personalized and curated content to users.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$2.9B

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2010

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

13%

1 year growth

21%

2 year growth

49%

Benefits

Flexible and generous vacation and holidays

Global year-end paid company holiday closure

Comprehensive mental and physical health benefits for you and your family

Retirement plans that allow for tax savings

Fitness offerings

Personal and professional development resources

Adoption support, paid parental leave, egg freezing (in the US) and other family building benefits

Discounts and perks

Meals and snacks in the office