Software Engineer, Monetization (WhatsApp)

WhatsApp is a fast, simple and reliable way to talk to anyone in the world. More than 1 billion people in over 180 countries use WhatsApp to stay in touch with friends and family, anytime and anywhere. WhatsApp is not only free but also available on multiple mobile devices and in low connectivity areas â€" making it accessible and reliable wherever you are. It's a simple and secure way to share your favorite moments, send important information or catch up with a friend. WhatsApp helps people connect and share no matter where they are in the world.

Join a world-class engineering-driven company, where you'll have instant impact from day one. WhatsApp has an open culture and flat organization. As a member of our engineering team, you will tackle challenging issues of scale, reliability and security while delivering a delightful, simple user experience to a global user base. If you love writing code, hate tons of meetings, then come talk to us.


  • Write clean and bug free C++ code
  • Develop, test and support features to help businesses use the WhatsApp platform
  • Design core, backend software components
  • Analyze and improve efficiency, scalability, and stability of various system components
  • Develop system monitoring and instrumentation tools
  • Work closely with, and incorporate feedback from PMs, business partners and other engineers
  • 2+ years experience building and scaling server applications
  • 2 + years experience in C++, Java or Python programming
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Knowledge of Unix internals
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP network
  • B.S. in Computer Science or related field
  • Experience with container, orchestration, or micro services

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