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Principal Software Engineer
Compute
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
Remote • United States
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
AWS
Data Structures & Algorithms
Leadership
Linux/Unix
Writing
Go
Requirements
  • 7+ years of experience writing production-grade code in a modern programming language
  • Experience as a technical leader mentoring and providing leadership to engineering teams
  • Experience designing and implementing highly available, performant, and fault-tolerant distributed systems that provide durable and (eventually) consistent results
  • Exposure to architectural design patterns of high-scale systems (e.g. well-designed APIs, high volume data pipelines, efficient algorithms) and experience navigating and understanding large-scale software architectures
  • Well-versed in concurrent programming
  • Solid grasp of Linux systems and networking concepts
  • Experience maintaining and operating always-on cloud services
  • Experience taking challenging projects across the finish line, from gathering requirements to deploying and debugging systems in production
  • Experience interfacing with stakeholders and translating customer requirements into software solutions; motivated and driven to deliver customer impact
  • Comfortable asking questions and taking initiative to solve problems in a rapidly growing company, where it is often necessary to “draw the owl”
  • Demonstrated commitment to seeking diverse viewpoints and acting with intention to create an inclusive team environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
Responsibilities
  • Become the architect and tech lead for the computation systems that power Twilio Engage
  • Advance the state of the art in real-time compute
  • Prototype and build a distributed batch compute engine that's highly scalable and performant
  • Create world-class scheduling and orchestration platforms to drive and scale our computing capabilities
  • Design and build a programmatic interface for creating, scheduling, and executing computations at scale
  • Collaborate with subject matter experts, fellow developers, and internal stakeholders to turn business goals into achievable technical roadmaps
  • Drive operational excellence, maintaining robust uptime and enabling continuous delivery
  • Mentor and direct a distributed team of skilled engineers
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with Golang and public cloud solutions
  • Experience with Apache Flink or other distributed compute frameworks
  • Experience with data lake architectures
  • Experience managing AWS infrastructure
  • Track record of open source contributions
Twilio

5,001-10,000 employees

Customer engagement platform & developer of communications APIs
Company Overview
Twilio's mission is to fuel the future of communications. By making communications a part of every software developer's toolkit, Twilio is enabling innovators across every industry to reinvent how companies engage with their customers.
Benefits
  • Vacation: Twilio offers generous annual time off in all countries for you to enjoy.
  • Healthcare: We are dedicated to helping our employees live longer and healthier lives through comprehensive health programs.
  • Retirement: Twilio cares about your retirement! We offer programs to help our employees plan for their retirement needs.
  • Family leave: At Twilio we recognize the importance of family. We offer generous maternity, paternity, and adoption leaves, as well as family medical care leave.
  • Earn your stripes: Build and present a Twilio app to earn your Twilio track jacket and receive $30 per month for e‑books for continued learning and education.
  • Catered meals: We provide a variety of snacks, drinks, and catered meals in each of our locations.
Company Values
  • Build a more‑connected world
  • Be great, do good, scale fast
  • The work of our lives