Twitter

Staff Software Engineer (Backend), MAP Eng

Twitter

April 21, 2021

Company Description
Whether you're launching a product, promoting your brand story, or jumping into discussions about what matters most, Twitter Ads help you reach your goals. Our code operates at massive scale and speed, serving billions of requests per day, connecting hundreds of millions of active Twitter users to real-time information about their lives and the world we live in.
Are you looking for an opportunity to help us build the new team, lead projects, mentor engineers and take your skills to the next level while having a huge impact? Read on.
Job Description

Who We Are:

Mobile App Promotion team is tasked with dramatically improving the predictability that advertisers can expect from us when wanting to spend on Twitter to drive app installs and re-engagement. Today, this is seemingly random and can vary from day to day. We are responsible for end to end ownership of the system spanning the whole stack. Success will require us to focus on 3 broad areas - stability, performance and scale. Help us define and implement new architecture critical to our growing business.

What You’ll Do:

Mobile App Promotion team is tasked with dramatically improving the predictability that advertisers can expect from us when wanting to spend on Twitter to drive app installs and re-engagement. Today, this is seemingly random and can vary from day to day. We are responsible for end to end ownership of the system spanning the whole stack. Success will require us to focus on 3 broad areas - stability, performance and scale. Help us define and implement new architecture critical to our growing business.
Qualifications

Who You Are:

Preference

  • Aspiration to become a tech lead

  • B.S.+ in Computer Science or related discipline (or equivalent experience)

  • 2+ years as a staff engineer

  • Experience building product end-to-end.

  • Fast progression in the career

  • Have < 8 years experience as a software engineer


Nice-to-have experience tech stack


  • Large scale distributed system, performance analysis, microservices architecture

  • Data analysis / Machine learning (not data scientist but someone who work with one before)

  • Scala


Nice-to-have domain expertise


  • Performance Ads

  • Ads product


Nice-to-have skill sets


  • Team lead

  • Mentoring / Coaching

  • Founded a company

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.