Software Engineer - Continuous Reliability

San Francisco, CA

Who we are:

The Continuous Reliability Testing team at Twitter is tasked with the development of services, automation, and libraries to improve the reliability of our distributed systems. We also conduct large-scale tests to better understand how parts of the Twitter stack behave under different failure scenarios. How we break things at Twitter


You will be responsible for crafting and building tools to push Twitter to its limits and managing the hardware/system failure detection and remediations.

 

What you’ll do:

  • Design scalable solutions that simplify the management and implementation of complex infrastructure systems.

  • Implement software in a reliable and sustainable manner.

  • Support and maintain your software systems to ensure a high quality customer experience.

  • Collaborate with, learn from, and mentor teammates.

 

Who you are:

  • Demonstrated ability to write modular and well tested code.

  • Track record of crafting and implementing complex software services

  • BS in Computer Science or comparable experience

  • 5+ years of industry experience at a large-scale internet service

  • Fluency in Scala/Java, C++, Python or similar (Scala strongly preferred)

  • Solid foundation in data structures, algorithms and complexity analysis

  • Comfortable working in a small, fast-growing, and dynamic development environment

  • Ideally you can provide a link to your portfolio of websites, personal projects, github repo, or technology blog

  • You use and love Twitter

  • You are not afraid of a challenge at scale

 

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.

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

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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