Software Engineer II - Backend (User Services)

The Position

What You’ll Do:

You will join forces with teammates to deliver cool high scale infrastructure. Our team owns some of the world’s largest distributed systems that power a platform relied upon by many people across the world. 

 

You will work on a product that has global impact!

Qualifications

What You’ll Do:

You will join forces with teammates to deliver cool high scale infrastructure. Our team owns some of the world’s largest distributed systems that power a platform relied upon by many people across the world. 

You will work on a product that has global impact!

Who You Are:

  • You are curious and open to new ideas

  • You have opinions and aren’t afraid to voice and discuss them.

  • You love to collaborate and learn with a great team

  • You care about delivering high-quality software in a team environment

  • You like to dig into hard problems and solve them with others

  • You are always looking for opportunities to grow and learn

  • You enjoy working both collaboratively and independently

  • Great verbal and written communication skills

  • Empathy for internal customers

  • You are excited to learn Scala and work with our microservices infrastructure

  • Excited about software engineering standards for iterative development, testing, code reuse, etc

Requirements:

  • 2 -3 yrs software development experience

Company Description

Who We Are:

Our team owns the core application infrastructure for users and graph relationships (e.g. follow, block, mute, list subscription, etc) which form the core building blocks of the Twitter product. We accelerate product engineering teams largely by handling scaling, persistence, reporting, and compliance concerns in the areas of user data, lists, relationships and their associated lifecycle management. Our application infrastructure is critical to the product and has to be incredibly reliable and scale to millions of requests per second.

Additional Information

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

San Francisco applicants: Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

Team

Software Engineering, Software Engineering

Location

San Francisco, New York City, Remote US

 

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