Senior Software Engineer - Growth


  • Location
    • San Francisco
  • Date Posted
  • 15 Apr 2021
  • Function
  • Software Engineering
  • Sector
  • Entertainment

If you're excited about product-driven growth engineering then Discord is the place for you!

Come and build Discord with us, and help bring hundreds of millions of people together to connect and play.

Discord is home to passionate people who value our mission — bringing people together around games. Diversity and inclusiveness are a critical part of how we get there. We believe that with diversity comes a better product, better decisions, and a better work environment. Everyone here is committed to making Discord representative of the world we want to live and play in.

What you'll be doing

  • Working on Discord in React & Python, but also leveraging Rust, Elixir, Kotlin, and Swift.
  • Working with marketing, business development, and product management to deliver features across the UX, API, and services layers.
  • Fearlessly diving into the unknown alongside intelligent engineers challenging themselves and people around them.
  • Supporting and driving our quickly growing revenue streams.

What you should have

  • Minimum of 4 years experience writing Javascript (does not have to be React).
  • Minimum of 4 years experience writing Python or other backend languages.
  • Attention to detail and user experience “feel” and delight.
  • Experience working with business partners.
  • Hunger to learn and grow in skill and impact.
  • Experience collaborating closely with other engineers, as well as designers and non-engineers.

Bonus Points

  • Strong open-source leadership or contributions.
  • Experience making hard tradeoffs between important goals to get the right things built quickly.
  • Direct experience on a growth team.
  • Learn more about our engineering team.