Principal Engineer
Passport & User Engineering
Posted on 3/22/2024
INACTIVE
Airbnb

10,001+ employees

Online marketplace for people to list, discover, and book accommodations
Company Overview
Airbnb's mission is to create a world where anyone can belong anywhere and we are focused on creating an end-to-end travel platform that will handle every part of your trip. The company is building a worldwide timeshare marketplace.
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$10B

Founded

2007

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

3%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Data Science
CategoriesNew
Backend Engineering
Full-Stack Engineering
Security Engineering
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • BS, MS, or PhD in computer science, related field, or equivalent work experience
  • 15+ years of software engineering experience, with a significant portion dedicated to system architecture and design in consumer-facing technology companies
  • Strong leadership skills, with 5+ years of experience as a senior-level technical lead or architect, driving the technical direction and strategy across multiple teams or projects
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with a proven track record of working effectively across teams and organizations
  • Demonstrated expertise in building and scaling high-availability systems and platforms, with a deep understanding of service-oriented architecture
  • Deep knowledge in the domain of identity and user management is highly desirable
Responsibilities
  • Define the long-term architectural vision for the User entity platform, focusing on scalability, performance, and security
  • Drive the design and implementation of high-impact projects that enhance user experience and data integrity across all user interactions
  • Lead cross-functional collaboration with Product, Legal, Data Science, and Engineering teams to deliver holistic and high-quality user-centric solutions
  • Advocate for and implement best practices and standards in system design, development, and maintenance
  • Provide technical mentorship and guidance to engineering teams, fostering a culture of excellence and continuous learning
  • Influence company-wide technology decisions and contribute to the broader architectural roadmap