Full-Time

Senior Backend Software Engineer

Posted on 6/11/2024

Pinterest

Pinterest

5,001-10,000 employees

Visual inspiration platform with shopping features

AI & Machine Learning
Consumer Goods
Data & Analytics

Senior

San Francisco, CA, USA + 1 more

Required Skills
Python
Java
REST APIs
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • 4+ years of industry backend development experience
  • Proficiency in common backend tech stacks for RESTful API, online service, storage, caching, and data processing
  • Experience in writing reliable and maintainable code
  • Strong collaboration and communication skills
  • Experience building & operating large scale distributed systems and/or networks
  • Experience in Python, Java, C++, or Go
  • Willingness to learn
Responsibilities
  • Build out the backend for Pinner-facing features
  • Contribute to and lead each step of the product development process
  • Partner with design, product, and backend teams
  • Suggest new product ideas and features
  • Employ automated testing to build features with high technical quality
  • Design, develop, and operate large scale distributed systems and networks
  • Improve the developer process and experience

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

22%

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