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About the Position
The Twitch Extensions team is looking looking for engineers for our San Francisco office who love delighting customers with great products and seamless user experiences. The release of the Content Enhanced Extensions has increased engagement and joy among our broadcasters and viewers. You’ll work closely with product managers, UX designers, data scientists and engineers of all disciplines to take our product to new heights. You’ll take part in maturing our product by creating great interfaces for developers to leverage in the pursuit of building great experiences. There are significant engineering challenges which involve scale, availability, cross-platform compatibility, and the push to create and evolve a new viewing experience for all. Your work will be the foundation by which developers and broadcasters are able to bring joy to their viewers and consumers. Bring your hard hat, a learning mindset and sense of humor - we’re looking forward to meeting you.
Design and implement core functionality in the Extensions experience.
Brainstorm with designers and product managers to design new features for our viewers.
Collaborate with other engineering teams and advise and assist them in making our products better.
Identify and uphold engineering best practices
Research new technologies for mobile web and other emerging platforms at Twitch.
2+ years of web development experience.
Experience with React and a good understanding of CSS
Demonstrated experience and passion for delivering high quality user experiences.
Experience collaborating with product managers, designers, and other engineering leaders in cross-functional groups.
Strong organizational and communication skills
Experience with React, GraphQL, Jest/Enzyme and/or Typescript
Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
Maternity & Parental Leave
Amazon Employee Discount
Monthly Contribution & Discounts for Wellness Related Activities & Programs (e.g., gym memberships, off-site massages, etc.)
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner 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.