Software Engineer, API

Pinterest, San Francisco

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Pinterest’s APIs are at the core of our product experience, from serving home feed and search requests to supporting Pin creation and browser extensions. We're looking for an engineer to join our API team and be the bridge between client and backend product development and help Pinterest scale in terms of network requests and developer velocity.


What you’ll do:

  • Keep our API service fast, efficient, and available
  • Work closely with client and product engineers on feature development
  • Shape the future of our product development platform


What we’re looking for:

  • 5+ years of experience
  • Significant Python language experience
  • Experience building APIs for a rapidly iterating product
  • Strong communication skills and great product sense

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