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Software Engineer II - Creator Growth

Twitch

About Us

Twitch is the world’s biggest live streaming service, with global communities built around gaming, entertainment, music, sports, cooking, and more. It’s where millions of people come together to chat, interact, and make their own entertainment. 

We’re about community, inside and out. You’ll find coworkers who are eager to team up, collaborate, and smash (or elegantly solve) problems together. We’re on a quest to empower live communities, so if this sounds good to you, see what we’re up to on LinkedIn and Twitter, get interviewing tips on Instagram, and discover projects we’re solving on our Blog.

About the Role

We are looking for a frontend engineer who is passionate about building products through rapid experimentation. Want to help Twitch Creators to grow their communities by improving the creator experience at Twitch? Do you enjoy the challenge of building products with our customers? If so, you'd be a great fit for the Creator Growth team. You'll report to the Engineering Manager within the Creator Growth organization and join a team of passionate individuals to build products that solve and improve the lives of Twitch creators across the world!

You Will:

  • Work closely with product and UX to craft seamless experiences to enable creators to thrive within the Twitch ecosystem
  • Use cutting-edge web technologies to build rich web user interfaces
  • Be able to define and build APIs to support a wide variety of use cases which benefit creators

You Have:

  • A degree in Computer Science or equivalent industry experience
  • 3+ years of experience in web development, ideally on consumer facing products
  • Proficiency with HTML, CSS, and expertise in at least one JavaScript framework
  • Limited full stack software development experience - you should be comfortable writing JavaScript for the same project
  • Strong foundation of data structures and algorithms
  • Participate in the team's oncall rotation

Bonus Points

  • Experience with Typescript, React and React hooks
  • Experience with GraphQL
  • Experience as a streamer or content creator
  • An understanding of basic UX principles and design

Perks

  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Maternity & Parental Leave
  • Flexible PTO
  • Amazon Employee Discount
  • Monthly Contribution & Discounts for Wellness Related Activities & Programs (e.g., gym memberships, off-site massages, etc.)

 

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.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. 

Twitch values your privacy. Please consult our Candidate Privacy Notice, for information about how we collect, use, and disclose personal information of our candidates.

Job ID: TW7641

#RemoteFriendly #Engineering

Location: San Francisco, CA
Date found: 2022-11-03

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