Senior Backend Software Engineer, E-Commerce Engineering and Architecture 2514

San Jose, US-United States, Seattle, US-United States
Posted 9 months ago
About The Company

This company pioneers short-form video creation and social engagement, boasting a vast, engaged user base. Its platform empowers users with creative tools, filters, and effects. With a diverse content ecosystem, it’s a hub of creativity and expression. The proprietary algorithm ensures personalized content feeds, enhancing user engagement and satisfaction. This company wields significant influence on digital media, making it an invaluable partner for innovative collaborations and marketing endeavors.

As a Senior Backend Software Engineer in the Data E-Commerce department, you will be responsible for building state-of-the-art, large-scale, distributed, and fault-tolerant systems to solve complex business problems. This role offers the opportunity to utilize your expertise in coding, algorithms, and large-scale system design to tackle technical challenges at scale. Our client fosters a culture of diversity, intellectual curiosity, openness, and problem-solving, encouraging collaboration and self-direction.


– Participate in and enhance the end-to-end lifecycle of services, including design, development, capacity planning, launch reviews, deployment, operation, and optimizations.
– Design and implement operation platforms and code frameworks to improve business operation efficiency.
– Optimize system scalability, reliability, sustainability, velocity, and architecture efficiency.
– Practice sustainable user support, incident response, and conduct blameless postmortems.


– Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent Engineering discipline.
– Minimum of 4 years of experience working with Linux systems and development experience in JavaScript, Python, Go, C++, or related languages.
Preferred Qualifications:
– Experience with frontend or full-stack development.
– Excellent problem-solving skills with strong attention to detail and collaboration abilities.
– Ability to deep dive into complex technical problems.

Our client is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse workplace that values employees for their skills, experiences, and unique perspectives. They celebrate the diverse voices that connect people globally and aim to reflect these communities within their organization. Reasonable accommodations will be provided during the recruitment process for candidates with disabilities, pregnancy, sincerely held religious beliefs, or other protected reasons.

Job Features

Job CategoryBackend
SeniorityJunior / Mid IC
Base Salary$160,000 - $280,000

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