Software Engineer, Human Computation

We're looking for a software engineer to build human computation tools to navigate through data and improve data mappings. You're a full stack engineer who can apply a wide range of technologies to complex problems, including hadoop workflow, UI design and development, and performance tuning. As a member of our data team, you'll work on curating high quality data to personalize the Pinner experience, a critical component of Pinterest's business.

What you'll do:

  • Work with human computation engineers to design, develop and maintain company-wide human evaluation platforms
  • Build advanced platform functionality to support visual search initiatives like Lens and Shop the Look
  • Develop storage and infrastructure that better integrates human evaluation with machine learning workflows
  • Work on a platform for inserting surveys into the web and mobile apps.

What we're looking for:

  • Experience with Python, JavaScript, and/or Java
  • Familiarity with UI tech stack and Web Application Development
  • Desire to develop internal tools to support visual core signals and data
  • Experience with Hadoop, Hive, and big data

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