Senior Software Engineer - Data

Twitch
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  • Experience

    2-4 year
  • Salary

    $140,000-$150,000
  • Location

    Irvine, CA, USA
  • Job Function

    Senior Software Engineer- Data
  • Industry

    Information Technology
  • Qualification

    Degree in Computer Engineering, Degree in Computer Science, Degree in Data Science, Degree in Machine Learning, Degree in Mathematics, Degree in Statistics

Key Skills

Python Programming, Scala Programming, C++, Java Programming, Machine learning techniques, Data science techniques, SQL, Apache Hadoop, MapReduce, TensorFlow, PyTorch, R Programming, C Programming,

Job Description

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 60 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 senior 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 participate in a high performing engineering team. You will report to the Engineering Manager for Data Platform.

This position can also be located in Irvine, CA; Seattle, WA; New York, NY; and Salt Lake City, UT.

You Will:

  • Be a strong engineering voice, advising and driving the Data Platform team's technical vision and strategy.
  • Architect, design, and develop distributed, high-throughput, and low-latency data infrastructure systems with a strong focus on availability, resilience, and durability
  • Represent Data Platform in settings where our tech stack's in-depth knowledge is needed(technical steering groups, cross-company work streams).
  • Review code to ensure it is high quality, efficient, well-tested, and documented.
  • Improve the reliability, flexibility, and scalability of our existing tools.

You Have:

  • 5+ years of software development experience, with a background in data infrastructure.
  • 2+ years experience in Go or Python.
  • 1+ years working with distributed, highly available systems.
  • Experience working with Kafka, Spark, Kinesis or Redshift

Bonus Points

  • You've made petabytes of data usable.
  • You've worked with Amazon Web Services.
  • You contribute to open source.
  • You've served in a team lead capacity in the data or data infrastructure space

Perks

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

Company Info.

Twitch

Twitch is a one-of-a-kind collision of subcultures, games, communities, and streamers co-creating content around everything they’re into. This is more than just watching; this is multiplayer entertainment — unique, live, unpredictable, never-to-be-repeated experiences created by the interactions of many. Twitch brings the joy of co-op to everything gamers love, from anime marathons to esports competitions and more.

  • Industry
    Information Technology
  • No. of Employees
    10,979
  • Location
    San Francisco, CA, USA
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