Software Engineer

Short Description

Twitter is seeking a Software Engineer who can support and maintain your software systems to ensure a high-quality customer experience.

Job Description

Who we are:
Twitter's real-time ecosystem operates at massive scale. We are looking for engineers who can harness this data through simple tools and services. We serve a diverse and growing set of customers who rely on you and your team to help them be more efficient and effective in their jobs. You will be responsible for crafting and building tools and systems, enabling actions on the core infrastructure components, which deliver billions of tweets and support 300M+ users.

What you'll do:
  • Design scalable solutions that enable simple and elegant management and implementation of complex infrastructure systems.
  • Maintain and expand Twitter DNS Infrastructure and implement features.
  • Implement software in a reliable and sustainable manner.
  • Support and maintain your software systems to ensure a high-quality customer experience.
  • Collaborate with, learn from, and mentor teammates.
 
Who you are:
  • Demonstrated ability to write modular and well-tested code.
  • Track record of crafting and implementing complex software services
  • BS in Computer Science or comparable experience
  • 5+ years of industry experience at a large-scale internet service
  • Fluency in Python, Scala, Java, C++, or similar (Scala or Python strongly preferred)
  • Solid foundation in data structures, algorithms and complexity analysis
  • Comfortable working in a small, fast-growing, and dynamic development environment
  • Knowledge of DNS protocol
  • Knowledge of DNSSEC and various security extensions to DNS
  • Experience building and operating DNS services at scale
  • Understanding of TCP and UDP network protocols
  • Datacenter, Network and System knowledge: you know the layers below the systems.
  • Ideally, you can provide a link to your portfolio of websites, personal projects, GitHub repos, or technology blog
  • You use and love Twitter
  • You are not afraid of a challenge at scale

Software Engineer
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Twitter is a real-time information network that connects you to the latest stories, ideas, opinions and news about what you find interesting. Simply find the accounts you find most compelling and follow the conversations.