Sr. Software Engineer - Data

Twitch San Francisco, CA

About the Job

About Us

Launched in 2011, Twitch is a global community that comes together each day to create multiplayer entertainment: unique, live, unpredictable experiences created by the interactions of millions. We bring the joy of co-op to everything, from casual gaming to world-class esports to anime marathons, music, and art streams. Twitch also hosts TwitchCon, where we bring everyone together to celebrate, learn, and grow their personal interests and passions. We're always live at Twitch. Stay up to date on all things Twitch on LinkedIn, Twitter and on our Blog.

About the Role

Twitch is building the future of interactive entertainment. The Data Infrastructure team develops and operates the data platform that powers data systems and decision-making. Our data pipe receives over 20 billion events a day, and we forward live data to tens of systems as well as powering decisions at all levels of Twitch. We provide tools to store, transform, move, and understand data.

As a software engineer on Data Infrastructure, you will deliver the next generation of Twitch data technology. Using Go and Python, you will build tools which are reliable and scale. You'll review and shape the work of your peers, and report to the Director of Data Platforms.

You Will:

  • Develop new capabilities in our data warehouses and pipelines.
  • Improve the reliability and scalability of our existing tools.
  • Collaborate on our vision as we scale to our next petabyte.


You Have:

  • 5+ years of software development experience.
  • 2+ years experience in Go or Python.
  • 1+ years working with distributed, highly available systems.


Bonus Points

  • You've made petabytes of data usable.
  • You've worked with Amazon Web Services.
  • You contribute to open source.


Perks

  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
  • 401(k), Maternity & Parental Leave
  • Flexible PTO
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Amazon Employee Discount
  • Monthly Contribution & Discounts for Wellness Related Activities & Programs (e.g., gym memberships, off-site massages),
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Served Daily
  • Free Snacks and Beverages