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About the Role
Twitch is building the future of interactive entertainment, and our Commerce Engineering team is preparing to scale to work on essential product plans to support Bits, Subscriptions, Affiliates, Twitch Prime, and many great social interaction features.
As an important member of the engineering team reporting to a technical manager, you will have the opportunity todesign and build solutions that affect millions of users and broadcasters.
Work with technical leads and other engineers to design and develop commerce/payments platform and services
Contribute to customer-focused project deliveries
Work with other teams to clarify product requirements
Improve engineering processes and tools
Participate in design and code reviews
Minimum of Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or prior relevant engineering experiences
Strong understanding of data structures, algorithms, data modeling and schema design
1+ years as an software engineer
Proficient experience level in one or more of the following language: Go, Ruby, Java, C++
Familiar with AWS ecosystem
Previous experience in commerce/payments domain
Twitch user, broadcaster, or partner or experience in the gaming industry
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.)
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.