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Staff Software Engineer, Internal LLM Tooling

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About Pinterest:

Millions of people across the world come to Pinterest to find new ideas every day. It’s where they get inspiration, dream about new possibilities and plan for what matters most. Our mission is to help those people find their inspiration and create a life they love. In your role, you’ll be challenged to take on work that upholds this mission and pushes Pinterest forward. You’ll grow as a person and leader in your field, all the while helping Pinners make their lives better in the positive corner of the internet.

Creating a life you love also means finding a career that celebrates the unique perspectives and experiences that you bring. As you read through the expectations of the position, consider how your skills and experiences may complement the responsibilities of the role. We encourage you to think through your relevant and transferable skills from prior experiences.

Our new progressive work model is called PinFlex, a term that’s uniquely Pinterest to describe our flexible approach to living and working. Visit our PinFlex landing page to learn more.

We are looking for inquisitive, well-rounded Full-stack engineers to join our data engineering team to develop internal tooling leveraging LLM solutions and collaborating with various teams to introduce cutting-edge LLM use cases. You will have the unique opportunity to work on numerous greenfield LLM projects, creating tooling that will substantially improve the productivity of Pinterest employees and influence future prompt engineering experience.

What you’ll do:

  • You will be leading a small team of engineers to build and maintain LLM tools for internal productivity.
  • You will team up with our Data Science, Machine Learning, and Product Teams to shape the future vision for prompt engineering tooling.
  • You will conduct thorough research and analysis of the latest industry trends in LLM developments and introduce cutting edge use cases for internal use cases.

What we’re looking for:

  • 5+ years of experience in full stack web development, particularly familiar with tech stacks such as Flask, Celery, React.
  • Proficiency in software development languages such as Python and Javascript/Typescript.
  • Expertise with building enterprise tooling solutions from the ground up.
  • Passion for the application developments and hands-on experience in building many internal tools.
  • Familiarity with LLM concepts and use cases and experience with building LLM related tooling are nice to have.

Relocation Statement:

  • This position is not eligible for relocation assistance. Visit our PinFlex page to learn more about our working model.


Our Commitment to Diversity:

Pinterest is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit. We want to have the best qualified people in every job. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic under federal, state, or local law. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you require an accommodation during the job application process, please notify for support.

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