Software Engineer, Protect & Integrity

As a software engineer on the Protect and Integrity teams, you'll build back-end systems that directly enable product surfaces to filter unsafe content. Your systems will process reporting signals from our 200+ million active users to enable a trustworthy experience on Pinterest. Your work is an essential part of ensuring content safety for our 100+ billion pins.

What you'll do:

  • Design and develop highly reliable back-end systems
  • Develop end-to-end solutions for user review, compliance, trust and safety, pin quality, and ad quality
  • Integrate machine learned signals with large-scale filtering infrastructure
  • Innovate on our tool-set to address trust and safety of our internationally growing user base

What we're looking for:

  • CS degree and 5+ years relevant industry experience
  • Expertise in design of scalable systems with experience in MySQL, Kafka, NoSQL, Hive and Big Data processing
  • Exceptional ability to work anywhere in the stack
  • Proficiency in Python or similar programming language
  • Experience in web frameworks or large scale distributed systems is a plus

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