Who We Are :
Core Infrastructure at Twitter serves the public conversation by providing the foundation upon which Twitter is built. We are responsible for Networking Engineering, Data Center Engineering, Site Operations, and Hardware Engineering.
We design, build, maintain, and operate Twitter’s data center infrastructure with scalability and reliability in mind. We believe passion and personality matter.
As such, we need someone who can drive change at scale, and manage diverse, smart, and driven engineers while balancing personnel challenges with business requirements and priorities.
What You'll Do :
Set the vision and direction for Core Infrastructure to enable Twitter to deliver on its capacity, reliability and financial goals
Create a passion, energy and enthusiasm for owning and solving some of Twitter’s most complex scalability and infrastructure problems
Build and retain a diverse, inclusive and outstanding engineering team through mentorship, guidance and career development
Develop processes, software and technology required to do capacity management and performance programs for all of Twitter
Develop processes, software and technology required to manage a global distributed system using on premises and public cloud substrates
Establish and operate Twitter’s company infrastructure and software efficiency programs
Build products that delight our Engineering users and business partners while balancing capacity, financial, and scalability requirements
Enable predictable and optimized delivery of infrastructure resources across public and private clouds spanning millions of cores and at-scale exabytes of data
Lead partnerships broadly across Engineering, Site Reliability, Finance, and Platform Services to effectively scale and plan for our infrastructure and investments
Define roadmaps to reduce the human toil required to operate Twitter’s large distributed systems
Pursue ground-breaking technologies to bend the curve for Twitter and for the industry
Influence Twitter’s hardware roadmap to drive efficiencies
Who You Are :
10+ years of management experience managing a team of 50+ engineers
8+ years of hands-on technical leadership experience
Ability to establish strong partnerships and communicate with transparency and clarity
Experience in driving change across a large organization
Experience with test frameworks and automation and expertise in manual and automated test planning and execution.
Leads by example; is hands-on and has a passionate drive for success
Has the technical capacity to partner with tech leads
Sets clear expectations and creates a positive work environment based on accountability and ownership
Has excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Works well under pressure and is able to shift priorities as needed
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, a related technical field, or equivalent practical experience required
Passion for user experience and technical efficiency
Twitter is what’s happening and what people are talking about right now. For us, life's not about a job, it's about purpose.
We believe real change starts with conversation. Here, your voice matters. Come as you are and together we'll do what's right (not what's easy) to serve the public conversation.
This role accepts applications for work in the locations as noted above. Roles listing 'Remote US' as a location are not currently available in the following states : Iowa, and Louisiana.
Twitter is a global platform for public self-expression and conversation in real time. By developing a fundamentally new way for people to consume, create, distribute and discover content, Twitter enables any voice to be amplified around the world instantly.
We are committed to an inclusive and diverse Twitter. Twitter is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or any legally protected status.
San Francisco applicants : Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.