Senior Software Engineer - Observability (Full Stack)

San Francisco, CA

Who We Are:

Twitter’s Observability team develops and operates the infrastructure that Twitter developers depend on to measure, visualize, alarm, investigate, and optimize all manner of issues related to their services. This team collects and processes more than 5 billion metrics and evaluated ~1M alerts per minute in real-time. To do so, we leverage a number of internally developed services that have been purpose-built to meet our demanding scale, latency, and reliability requirements.

 

What You’ll Do:

As a full-stack engineer on the Observability team, you will be at the forefront of building both the user-facing tools and the underlying systems that help Twitter engineers operate real-time systems at scale. Our platform serves all  of internal customers running thousands of services that comprise the Twitter product. You’ll have an opportunity to work directly with internal customers on a diverse number of projects and technologies that are core to Twitter’s overall reliability and performance.


Join the flock and help us shape the future of distributed, large scale computing!


Who You Are:

You have strong computer science fundamentals and are passionate about scale, quality, and performance. You have a passion for open source software development. You have experience with user interfaces, distributed systems, and asynchronous programming. 


Requirements:

  • B.S. or higher in Computer Science or related discipline (or equivalent experience)
  • 5+ years of relevant professional experience
  • Track record for building and operating full-stack applications, from JS to DB 
  • Previous experience with React.js preferred.
  • Strong computer science fundamentals, algorithms, and data structures background
  • Proficiency in any modern programming language such as Java or Scala
  • Growth mindset and a desire to learn, teach, and improve skills


We are committed to an inclusive and diverse Twitter. Twitter is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or any legally protected status.


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Engineering Hiring Process

Step 1

Once your application is received, a recruiter will reach out pending your qualifications are a match for the role.

Step 2

If your background is a match, you may have 1-2 technical phone interviews or be given the chance to provide a work sample depending on the role.

Step 3

If the phone interviews go well or your work sample is strong, the final step includes interviews with 5-6 people held onsite in our office.

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