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About the Role
Twitch is building the future of interactive entertainment, and our Payments Engineering team is preparing to scale to work on essential product programs to support Bits, Subscriptions, Affiliates, Twitch Prime, and many great social interaction features.
As a key member of the engineering team reporting to the Engineering Manager, you will design and build solutions that affect millions of users and broadcasters.
You will provide technical leadership, architectural guidance to design and implement the next generation of Payments offerings and International expansion. You will be a key driver of the team's technical and operational excellence and provide mentorship across multiple teams while working closely with other cross-functional teams.
Work with leads and other engineers to design, develop commerce/payments platform and services
Customer-focused to contribute to project deliveries
Work with other teams to clarify product requirements
Improve engineering process and tools to improve efficiency and productivity
Participate in design and code reviews
Mentor and cultivate junior engineers
5+ years as an software engineer
Minimum of Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or prior relevant engineering experiences
Experience with data structures, algorithms, data modeling and schema design
Experience with modern SRE/Devops practices and culture
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
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, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status, or other legally protected status.