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Staff Software Engineer
Platform
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Desired Skills
Python
Requirements
  • Collaborate with and work through others, lifting the skills and expertise of those around you
  • Serve as a resource and/or mentor to other engineers, providing thoughtful, constructive feedback that is sensitive to the individual needs and perspectives of other employees
  • Experience building scalable and fault-tolerant distributed systems
  • You thrive on a high level of autonomy and responsibility
  • You value testing, instrumenting, and documenting your work
  • Understanding of the importance of an inclusive work environment where every employee can be their true self
  • You are comfortable with languages like Python or Go
  • Value quality of work over quantity. Outcome over output
  • Expertise building PaaS tooling is not required. However, if you haven't worked on a platform team in the past, you should have strong opinions on how to build scalable distributed systems
Responsibilities
  • Work through the entire software development lifecycle of projects including system architecture, implementation, testing, deployment, and subsequent fixes and improvements
  • Have the opportunity to reach across the entire infrastructure stack at BuzzFeed, working across a range of areas to solve new engineering problems
  • Develop and improve existing code structure and architecture in service of testability and maintainability
BuzzFeed

1,001-5,000 employees

Cross-platform digital media company
Company Overview
Buzzfeed is committed to making the internet better: providing trusted, quality, brand-safe news and entertainment to hundreds of millions of people; making content on the Internet more inclusive, empathetic, and creative; and inspiring their audience to live better lives.
Benefits
  • Wellness - Comprehensive benefits for medical, dental, and vision insurance with a focus on Wellness. Plus discounts on Gyms, Care.com, and access to resources like Maven, Tend Dental, and One Medical.
  • Planning for the future - Take advantage of the 401(k) plan with a company match, short and long-term disability coverage and life insurance.
  • Work-life balance - We offer our employees paid time off (including your birthday!), paid holidays and generous leave options for life events such as becoming a parent or getting married.
  • Career development - Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more.