Because you belong at Twilio
The Who, What, Where and Why
Twilio takes something very complex (communications) and makes it look easy, we’re looking for a Senior Software Engineer that can do that too! As a member of the Technical Intelligence Development team you will build solutions that enable Twilions to efficiently and effectively get stuff done! Successful candidates will have experience developing applications in full stack as a member of a collaborative team and has no fear digging in to the unknown. You should be able to challenge the status quo and lead a team that does the same!
- You are a creative engineer and developer, able to see multiple sides of a problem, and to work with your team to implement solutions that take into account success and failure states, good actors and bad, and account for the massive growth that Twilio is experiencing.
- You like to think at scale and design, develop and operate production [micro]services that meet goals of low latency, high availability, resiliency and quality in a Cloud environment.
- You appreciate the value of great DevOps, and strive for reliability, speed, and quality from development to staging to production.
- Even better, you understand designing for data integrity and secure data management.
- Interest in and/or experience with communications, machine learning, and multi-user systems a plus.
- Your are the go-to person, people look up to you. They love your knowledge and you love to share it!
- Bachelors/Masters degree in Computer Science required, or equivalent experience.
Twilio Technical Intelligence Development works on a plethora of issues, a great day for you would involve architecting solutions and then implementing them in a creative and engaging way. You may work with technologies related to Twilio APIs, highly availability, scalability, AWS, but the list is too long to include here. You will dive in to new technologies frequently, and expected to only develop on the bleeding edge. A great day for you would be working alongside a small and collaborative team, white-boarding ideas, building APIs used by all Twilio customers, as well as constantly improving services that power Twilio’s top products and also generate significant revenue.
Twilio is a company that is empowering the world’s developers with modern communication in order to build better applications, and we are tasked to do the same. As a Senior Software Engineer your applications will be critical in positioning our products as the most engaging brand in communication. You will lead the team to success while coaching and mentoring the team. Our wide-ranging use of communications technology offers excellent opportunities for research. Twilio is truly unique; we are a company committed to your growth, your learning, your development and your entire employee experience. We only win when our employees succeed and we're dedicated to helping you develop your strengths. We invest in weeks dedicated to tackling hard problems and creating your own ideas. We have a cultural foundation built on diversity, inclusion and innovation and we want you and your ideas to thrive at Twilio. Come join us.
This position will be located in our beautiful office at 375 Beale Street in San Francisco, but as a distributed team you will work remotely with many members of your team. You will enjoy our incredible perks: catered meals, snacks, game room, ergonomic desks, massages, Wednesday Night dinners, monthly All Hands and more. What you will also get to experience is a company that believes in small teams for maximum impact; that strives to balance work and home life, that understands that this is a marathon, not a sprint; that continuously and purposefully builds an inclusive culture where everyone is able to do and be the best version of themselves. We seek people who naturally demonstrate our values , who are challenged by problems, empower others to thrive, people who can draw the owl and not be beholden to one playbook.
More than 2 million developers around the world have used Twilio to unlock the magic of communications to improve any human experience. Twilio has democratized communications channels like voice, text, chat, and video by virtualizing the world’s telecommunications infrastructure through APIs that are simple enough for any developer to use, yet robust enough to power the world’s most demanding applications. By making communications a part of every software developer's toolkit, Twilio is enabling innovators across every industry — from emerging leaders to the world’s largest organizations — to reinvent how companies engage with their customers. Founded in 2008, Twilio has over 1,000 employees, with headquarters in San Francisco and other offices in Berlin, Bogotá, Dublin, Hong Kong, London, Madrid, Mountain View, Munich, New York City, Prague, Singapore and Tallinn.