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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 available on several traditional and emerging platforms, from mobile/web/desktop to gaming consoles, televisions, and Tesla in-car entertainment systems. We are looking for a Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) who embodies customer obsession and technical innovation, and who wants to build next-generation solutions to challenging cloud infrastructure problems in the Twitch Engineering organization. As a Systems Development Engineer on our Client Delivery Platform team, you will maintain and extend the globally distributed infrastructure for Twitch's client platforms. You will work on AWS infrastructure, CDN, CI/CD pipelines, and Node.js services. You will also have project opportunities to work on tools, lambda functions, and test infrastructure. You will work on services that bring Twitch to millions of customers across many platforms. You will report to the Engineering Manager for Client Delivery.

If you have a background in DevOps and cloud systems development and want to use technology in groundbreaking ways to deliver value for customers, please apply!

You Will:

  • Maintain and advance Twitch's AWS infrastructure for delivery platforms
  • Maintain and expand CI/CD platforms and strategic roadmaps
  • Maintain and extend Node.js services
  • Work on infrastructure-as-code with AWS CDK in TypeScript
  • Work on CDN in VCL
  • Rotate on-call to support delivery infrastructure
  • Contribute to architecture innovation, strategic planning, and experimental research

You Have:

  • 3+ years of demonstrated experience building, designing, and implementing high scale systems with automation and code
  • Proficiency in TypeScript/JavaScript
  • Experience managing Node.js services
  • Experience managing CDN complex configurations
  • Experience managing CI/CD pipelines
  • Experience with AWS or a major cloud platform
  • Experience creating Infrastructure as Code and building pipelines to deploy infrastructure
  • Experience supporting customers on essential infrastructure in a 24x7x365 environment

Bonus Points

  • Experience with Microservice Architecture concepts
  • Experience with AWS CDK
  • AWS certification
  • Experience with VCL
  • Service development experience
  • Passion for video games and pop culture

Perks

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

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