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Software Development Engineer II

Twitch

About Us

Twitch is the world’s biggest live streaming service, with global communities built around gaming, entertainment, music, sports, cooking, and more. It’s where millions of people come together to chat, interact, and make their own entertainment. 

We’re about community, inside and out. You’ll find coworkers who are eager to team up, collaborate, and smash (or elegantly solve) problems together. We’re on a quest to empower live communities, so if this sounds good to you, see what we’re up to on LinkedIn and Twitter, get interviewing tips on Instagram, and discover projects we’re solving on our Blog.

About the Role

The Graph team operates services which support search, browse, following, notifications, and discoverability functionality on Twitch. Almost every page load on Twitch calls one (or more) of our team's systems. Many of our systems handle internet scale traffic and as a result we want engineers who are excited to learn and face new challenges every day!

Our systems are important to Twitch, so we aim to write code that is simple, maintainable, and testable. We move fast and release new features and improvements every day. We are breaking ground on several new systems which will power the most important experiences on Twitch for years to come. Twitch is uniquely positioned to dictate the future of multiplayer entertainment. If this future excites you, come join us!

You Will:

  • Design and improve our systems
  • Embrace and champion engineering best practices within your group and Twitch
  • Produce clean, high-quality code, tests, and documentation
  • Contribute to code and design reviews with peers and partners
  • Contribute engineering input and feedback into product planning processes
  • Partner with fellow engineering teams to accomplish complex projects together 

You Have:

  • Willingness to try new things and work with a diverse group of people
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent industry experience as a Software Engineer
  • Knowledge of data structures and algorithms. Familiarity with scalability, concurrency, API design, data modeling, and distributed systems fundamentals

Perks

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

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Twitch. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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

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

The base pay range for this position in Colorado, Connecticut, Washington and New Jersey is $143,700 - $194,400 yr and in New York City is $158,100 - $213,800 yr. Pay is based on market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. A sign-on payment and restricted stock units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. Applicants should apply via Twitch's internal or external careers site.

Workers in New York City who perform in-person work or interact with the public in the course of business must show proof they have been fully vaccinated against COVID or request and receive approval for a reasonable accommodation, including medical or religious accommodation.

Twitch values your privacy. Please consult our Candidate Privacy Notice, for information about how we collect, use, and disclose personal information of our candidates.

Job ID: TW7804

#LI-Remote #RemoteFriendly #Engineering

Location: San Francisco, CA
Date found: 2022-11-03

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