Staff Software Engineer - Communities
Posted on 3/25/2022
- You have 6+ years of experience as a Software Engineer
- You have product sense, maintain a high degree of empathy for your internal and external users and seek feedback from them about your work
- You approach problems with first principles. You get excited about working collaboratively to figure out solutions to complex problems, and then working on them
- Collaborate with leadership and senior engineers on the team to build technical roadmap for Communities on Discord
- Solve extreme scale problems across the stack throughout the whole Discord system
- Use your technical expertise to constantly raise the bar and empower the team to deliver extraordinary results at the high technical level we set
- Mentor the careers of the engineers through coaching and finding opportunities that support their technical skillset and goals
- Make sound decisions around resourcing, and make the rationale clear to partners and team members
Gaming communication platform
Discord's mission is to build an easy-to-use communication service that gives people a place to talk, build relationships, and belong.
- Stay healthy - We take care of our team with comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision plans.
- Parental perks - Spend some quality time with the next generation with parental leave, fertility, adoption, and surrogacy benefits.
- Kick back - Stay refreshed with over 19 paid holidays, use-what-you-need sick days, and four weeks of PTO.
- Commute easy - In a non-COVID world, get up to $270 per month for your commuting and parking needs.
- The loadout - When we’re back in the office, enjoy daily catered lunches and snacks, a desk fund to make your space yours, and whatever you need for your computer setup, including a headphone allowance.
- Wellness on us - Take advantage of a quarterly wellness allowance for your gym membership or other wellness activities. Virtual yoga every week!
- Transgender benefits - Discord will reimburse up to $20,000 for any procedure related to transition.
- Discord HQ - Our office is located in Potrero Hill, a little neighborhood in San Francisco near awesome coffee and food.
- Relocation - Excellent relocation bonuses for new hires moving to San Francisco (once it’s safe to return).
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