Backend Software Engineer (Core Services) - Server Architecture

TikTok

4.5

(6)

Singapore

Why you should apply for a job to TikTok:

  • 4.5/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.5/5 in supportive management
  • 100% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 100% would recommend this company to other women
  • 100% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Employee well-being is supported via hybrid work, short-term counseling through our EAP and a premium subscription to Headspace.
  • We embrace diversity across all dimensions and provide employees with 9 employee resource groups globally, including our WOMEN ERG.
  • Comprehensive parental leave policy as well as fertility treatment through healthcare providers with a $20,000 lifetime maximum.
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    Position summary

    goal is to build and maintain TikTok's core content metadata management and data distribution system and user interaction system development. In this team, you will have chance to develop features that influence billions of people every day and face super high concurrency system challenges on global infrastructure! If you're looking for a super high concurrency development challenge and cutting-edge tech scenario, this is the team for you!

    Responsibilities:

    1. Responsible for the research and development of the backend business architecture of TikTok's billion-level user products, respond to the optimization challenges of large-scale high-concurrency distributed systems with tens of billions of traffic, and complete the support of global products;

    2. Participate in the demand analysis and technical plan formulation of industry star products, develop high-availability systems, and optimize the architecture for global public cloud and private cloud infrastructure;

    3. Analyze and solve system performance problems, improve the stability and scalability of the system;

    4. Research and develop basic service components to solve common needs and reduce repeated development;

    5. Research and application of new technologies, and promote the application of suitable technologies to production systems.

    Qualifications

    Qualifications:

    1. Bachelor's Degree or above, Major in Computer Science etc and familiar with common data structures and algorithms with solid coding programming ability;

    2. Proficient in 1 to 2 languages such as /C++/Go/Python/Shell/PHP/Java under Linux environment;

    3. Familiar with common open source distributed middleware and common components such as MySQL, Redis, and MQ;

    4. Understand the design ideas of distributed system architecture, including but not limited to service-oriented, asynchronous, highly available, scalable, etc;

    5. Good teamwork and communication skills, positive and optimistic, and strong sense of responsibility;

    6. Great to have: R&D experience in high-traffic and high-concurrency server systems is preferred.

    Preferred Qualification:
    Minimum 3 years relevant work experience from a large-scale internet business

    TikTok is committed to creating an inclusive space where employees are valued for their skills, experiences, and unique perspectives. Our platform connects people from across the globe and so does our workplace. At TikTok, our mission is to inspire creativity and bring joy. To achieve that goal, we are committed to celebrating our diverse voices and to creating an environment that reflects the many communities we reach. We are passionate about this and hope you are too.

    Why you should apply for a job to TikTok:

  • 4.5/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.5/5 in supportive management
  • 100% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 100% would recommend this company to other women
  • 100% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Employee well-being is supported via hybrid work, short-term counseling through our EAP and a premium subscription to Headspace.
  • We embrace diversity across all dimensions and provide employees with 9 employee resource groups globally, including our WOMEN ERG.
  • Comprehensive parental leave policy as well as fertility treatment through healthcare providers with a $20,000 lifetime maximum.