IT Client Platform Engineer

San Francisco

We’re looking for an experienced IT Client Platform Engineer to join the IT organization at Pinterest. You'll help lead our endpoint management and application engineering and administration efforts to optimize our portfolio of end user services. We use best of breed tools to get the job done, some of which you’ll need to write yourself. This position is based in San Francisco, California.

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What we’re looking for :
  • Scripting, automation, and software development experience (Objective-C/Swift, Xcode, Continuous Integration), Python and Ruby preferred
  • IT systems generalist with senior level experience in configuration management, deployment, automation, applications, and security
  • Strong fundamentals in mobile (iOS/Android), MDM, AWS, UNIX/Linux, macOS, Windows, and TCP/IP
  • Ability to work with commercial and open source tools to extend our world class hybrid model
  • Empathy for end users, passion for frictionless user experiences, and a pulse for the future of client engineering

What you’ll do :
  • Provide technical guidance for our client platform engineering efforts: macOS, Windows, iOS and Android (including employee computers and on-prem and AWS hosted servers)
  • Build helpdesk focused tools to improve efficiency around the most common requests/incidents
  • Develop automation workflows and integrations to make our applications work better
  • Work with the IT and Security teams to drive better security practices across our applications and to provide training, documentation, and learning opportunities
  • Service ownership of our G Suite enterprise application platform and other high impact applications

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