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About the Role
You will have demonstrated experience building front-end and backend codebase. You have knowledge of front-end and backend engineering methods, how best to meet latency code in ReactJS or VanillaJS. You will also have experience doing code-reviews and setting best engineering practices.
Embrace and champion engineering best practices within your group and Twitch
Work with product managers, designers, and other collaborators to build great experiences
Partner with fellow engineering teams to accomplish complex programs
Develop new music product services and features
Improve existing APIs and services, with a heavy focus on scale and availability
You'll identify and uphold frontend & backend engineering best practices
Work in a supportive team environment with shared code, code reviews, and disciplined quality control; quality begins with the developers on the team
Produce clean code, tests, and well written documentation
Bachelor's degree or above in Computer Science/Engineering or prior engineering experience
Proficient coder in the following: Go, Java, C++, or similar languages
Experience developing web applications and their backend APIs
Experience working with product managers, designers, and other engineering leaders
Familiarity in the AWS ecosystem of services (EC2, RDS, Dynamo, Lambda, and CloudWatch)
Fluency in data structures, algorithms, data modeling, and schema design
Familiarity with Graphql
Proficiency in ReactJS
Proficiency in ML or Mobile Development
Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
401(k), 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
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
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.