Engineering Manager, Logging Platform

Palo Alto, CA, US | San Francisco, CA, US
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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.

As the manager for the logging platform team at Pinterest, you’ll work on large Kafka deployment to enable the rest of the company to collect log messages and derive insights for product decisions. You’ll be part of the data engineering team, working on some of the most interesting infrastructure challenges with a world-class team of engineers towards the mission of enabling data-driven products and insights at Pinterest.

What you’ll do:

  • Build the team responsible for log collection and transportation.
  • Work with cross functional partners on various data collection and streaming use cases.
  • Work in an agile environment to manage and operationalize Kafka, and Zookeeper deployment.
  • Drive Kafka performance issues out of Operations, in collaboration with various internal organizations.

What we’re looking for:

  • 3+ years of management experience.
  • 3+ years of solid experience in managing, monitoring, scaling and troubleshooting performance issues with Comment end  log ingestion platforms or distributed systems. 



We’re growing rapidly throughout Latin America and Mexico! Check out our open positions and learn more about Pinterest’s exciting opportunities in these regions.

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