Software Engineer, Service Framework

San Francisco

The Cloud Management Platform team provides a foundation of SOA (service oriented architecture) at Pinterest by owning open-source based RPC frameworks for several programming languages, as well as in-house implementation of key common features such as service discovery, dynamic configurations, rate limiting, and log archiving. As an engineer on the CMP team, you’ll solve problems around RPC standardization, performance and dev workflow velocity, resource efficiency optimization, and micro service related framework and tooling.

What you’ll do :
    • Build critical services and tools to help developers build scalable, high-performance micro-services with high productivity
    • Standardize RPC practice and advocate best approaches across the company
    • Optimize existing systems/services to improve performance and efficiency
    • Work with service developers closely to understand their new requirements and address them in a scalable and language-agnostic way
    • Be an active participant of the open-source community, working with and building state-of-the-art RPC related framework and toolings
What we're looking for :
    • 5+ years of experience on RPC framework related development
    • Rich experience on building highly scalable, highly available distributed services
    • Excellent problem solver and communicator

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