Staff Software Engineer in Test

Twitch is looking for an experienced Software Engineer in Test for the Developer Success Product Team. As a Staff Software Engineer in Test, you will be responsible for driving quality initiatives within the Business Unit. You will work with several teams and help them to write more automated tests and help in improving our product quality levels.
The successful candidate will have excellent attention to detail with proven abilities in developing test tools and test frameworks.


  • Work with the Developer Success product teams and find their needs to enable Quality.
  • Ensure the use of test code coverage, code quality, and static analysis tools to detect quality problems early.
  • Work with teams to implement CI/CD for DS products and achieve quality criteria at each phase.
  • Actively participate in Developer Success product design reviews and speak for testability and reliability.


  • Proficiency in at least one of the programming languages (Golang, Java,Python or Ruby) with a good understanding of object oriented programming
  • Experience working with CI/CD systems using Jenkins or similar systems
  • 8+ years of hands-on experience in developing Tools and Frameworks around Software Quality
  • Extensive experience with Testing Frameworks such as Junit, TestNG Or Jasmine
  • Experience with Automation Frameworks such as Selenium, Appium Or Capybara
  • Extensive experience with QE processes
  • Good communication skills
  • Self-driven and interest to work with several teams in the company
  • Doesn’t shy away from new challenges
  • Experience in log monitoring systems such as Splunk or Sentry

Bonus Points

  • Experience in C++ and/or Go programming languages
  • Experience in react.js
  • Proactive attitude in identifying issues and solutions that help in improving Software Quality


  • 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 drinks
  • Monthly in-office massages
  • Corporate gym membership
  • Commuter benefits
  • Flexible time off policy
  • Top of the line technology to help you build your own workspace

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

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.


Meet Some of Twitch's Employees

Daniel H.

Data Scientist

Daniel discovers techniques that influence every aspect of product planning and market prediction, from consumer need to company cost and ultimate value, all through data science research.

Jenny Q.

Director Of Business Operations

Jenny and her team use data-driven insights to tackle the toughest business problems at Twitch to help improve company performance.

Back to top