Software Engineer-Moderation and Safety

We are Twitch...

We’ve built the world’s largest live streaming platform and gaming community.  Twitch gives anyone the means to broadcast their gameplay and build a community through live interactions.  The success of broadcasters defines our success and our broadcasters have more than 100M users watching their streams each month.  For many broadcasters, Twitch is their livelihood.

The kind of person we’re looking for…

The mission of Twitch’s community team is to build social features that are fun, safe, and welcoming for all gamers.  We are looking for a passionate engineer to build moderation and safety features as first-class requirements into all our social products.  Your work will impact every facet of the Twitch social experience - chat, whispers, feeds, and more!

Requirements

  • 3+ years of development experience as a software engineer working on customer-facing systems
  • Experience building large, fault-tolerant, scalable systems
  • Proficiency in at least one language similar to: Go, Ruby, Python, Java, Javascript
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment

Responsibilities

  • Design, build, and maintain scalable and robust systems
  • Work closely with our science and product teams to create experiments and build data-driven products
  • Be the voice of our diverse user base across the entire product development lifecycle - from brainstorming to implementation

Perks

  • Full benefits, including medical, dental, vision and life 401(k) savings plan with a company match
  • Catered daily lunch and dinners (and hearty breakfasts three times a week)
  • Unlimited snacks and drinksMonthly in-office massages
  • Corporate gym membership
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Flexible time off policy
  • Weekly happy hours and opportunity to attend one gaming event or tournament
  • Top of the line technology to help you build your own workspace


About Twitch

Twitch is the world’s leading video platform and community for gamers, with more than 100 million visitors per month. We connect gamers from around the world by allowing them to broadcast, watch, and chat with each other. Twitch’s live and on-demand video platform forms the backbone of a distribution network for video game broadcasters including pro players, tournaments, leagues, developers and gaming media organizations. Twitch is leading a revolution in gaming culture, turning gameplay into an immersive video experience. Learn more at: http://twitch.tv

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.
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