Senior Software Engineer - Full Stack (Anti-Abuse)


San Francisco, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Software
  • Post Date: 02/24/2021
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  • Company Address: , San Francisco, CA

About Discord

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Job Description

We’re looking for a Protector of the Realm whose responsibility is to defend our users from all manner of unwanted content and behavior. As an Anti-Abuse engineer, you will equip the Trust & Safety team with fully featured tools to keep Discord a safe place for all of our users. Come join the Anti-Abuse team where you will build new systems to stay two steps ahead of the baddies on Discord.

What you'll be doing

    Improve our Trust & Safety team by identifying bottlenecks in their workflow and implementing elegant solutions.
    Build UI's in React and new APIs in Python to allow us to better visualize and act against abuse.
    Move quickly to respond to the evolving landscape of abuse on Discord.
    Take our internal web tools to the next level by always improving the tooling and staying up-to-date on the latest technologies.

What you should have

    4+ years experience writing Javascript.
    4+ years experience writing Python.
    Experience with React, Flux, and Typescript/Flow.
    Experience with databases like Cassandra or Postgres.
    Context switch at a moment's notice.

Bonus Points

    Prior experience working in the Anti-Abuse domain.
    Experience with data warehouses like Druid, BigQuery, and Redshift.
    Deep knowledge of frontend tooling like Webpack and Babel.
    You have a strong moral compass that navigates and motivates you.

Benefits and Perks

    Medical insurance including Health, Dental, Vision
    13 paid holidays
    Unlimited sick days
    Parental Leave and fertility benefits
    Transgender benefits
    Supported-employee clubs and Employee Resource Groups
    Commuter Contributions of $270 a month (pre-tax)
    Daily lunches and unlimited snacks
    Monthly gym and fitness stipend

About Us

Gamers, nerds, moms, dads, engineers, designers, marketers, support. We created Discord to help people come together around games. It's been amazing to watch it grow into what it is today - a place where millions of diverse communities exist and people connect with old friends and new. Diversity and inclusiveness are a critical part of how we get to what's next. We believe that with diversity comes a better product, better decisions, and a better work environment. As we continue to grow, our values keep us dedicated to building a company that is representative of the world we live and play in.

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Disclaimer: Local Candidates Only
This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.