Software Engineer, Creator Product

Pinterest, San Francisco, CA

Visual discovery destination

Pinterest brings millions of people the inspiration to create a life they love for everything; whether that be tonight’s dinner, next summer’s vacation, or a dream house down the road. We're looking for a Software Engineer who's passionate about building end-to-end product features and has a  profound understanding of complex backend systems that would power such experiences.

What You'll Do:

  • Build products that help millions of Pinners discover inspirations for their lives
  • Contribute to and lead each step of the product development process, from ideation to implementation to release; from rapidly prototyping, running A/B tests, to architecting and building solutions that can scale to support millions of users
  • Work with cross-functional peers(PM, Design) to define the product roadmap
  • Architect robust backend services that would talk to various parts of the Pinterest tech stack as well as our client apps
  • Analyze and visualize data to drive product insights and to inform our decisions
  • Create new signals and incorporate them to further personalize Pinners’ experiences on Pinterest
  • Think creatively to solve the user problem with holistic, simple yet powerful solutions

What We're Looking For:

  • Experiences in building consumer-facing products on multiple platforms with a focus on server-side logic for a rapidly iterating product
  • Proficiency in common backend tech stacks for RESTful API, storage, caching and data processing
  • 4+ years of backend systems development experience
  • Strong command of data that could help improve the user experiences
  • Strong communication skills and great product intuitions


About Pinterest

Pinterest is full of possibilities to design your life. Discover recipes, style inspiration, projects for your home and other ideas to try. 

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