Twitter is looking for great engineers to work on our data processing infrastructure. You should love finding elegant solutions to big problems, and care not only about the efficiency and maintainability of software, but the way it helps other teams do their jobs. You'll get to work with other talented folks on systems that store, process and analyze Petabytes of data.
Improve the scalability, resilience, observability, and efficiency of our core systems
Build tools to simplify and automate large-scale data analysis
Code using primarily Java, Ruby and Scala
Build storage systems, libraries, and frameworks that let Twitter grow
Cooperate with other teams and contribute to the external open-source community
BS, MS, or PhD in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
Extensive experience with web infrastructure, distributed systems, databases, or performance analysis
Great debugging and reasoning skills
Experience with data warehouses and ETL processes
Familiar with Cassandra, HBase, Hadoop, and related technologies
Demonstrated contributions to open-source software
Active user of Twitter
Capable of quoting Princess Bride and/or Monty Python from memory
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