Launched in 2011, Twitch is a global community that comes together each day to create multiplayer entertainment: unique, live, unpredictable experiences created by the interactions of millions. We bring the joy of co-op to everything, from casual gaming to world-class esports to anime marathons, music, and art streams. Twitch also hosts TwitchCon, where we bring everyone together to celebrate, learn, and grow their personal interests and passions. We’re always live at Twitch. Stay up to date on all things Twitch on LinkedIn, Twitter and on our Blog.
Amazon Interactive Video Service (IVS) is an exciting new AWS service for building live interactive experiences using the same technology that powers Twitch’s own live video system. Every day, millions of people across the globe experience the joy of interactive live video powered by IVS. We’re looking for a software engineer to join our passionate and supportive team to help expand the IVS platform with features to bring new interactive experiences to life.
As part of the Interactivity team, you will support a product roadmap of new features that help connect live broadcasters and audiences. You’ll lead a team of experienced engineers in designing, and operating highly available distributed systems. Your efforts will power public-facing APIs for AWS customers and developers, and systems that end-users directly work with at scale. You will work closely with engineers, product, operations, and leadership from across the Video Platform.
You will be thoughtful engineers who communicate clearly and have a demonstrated history of delivering solutions to complex problems. You are passionate about engineering excellence and are committed to building a collaborative team culture where everyone’s ideas are valued.
At Twitch, you will experience the benefits of a fun and supportive environment, while having access to the tools and resources of AWS.
Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build.