Wattpad is a global multiplatform entertainment company whose vision is to entertain & connect the world through stories. Since 2006, we've been on a mission to use the power of community & technology to unleash the full potential of stories to the world. Every month 90 million people around the world spend over 23 billion minutes on Wattpad to share & discover stories they can't find anywhere else. Our brand banner includes: Wattpad, Wattpad WEBTOON Studios, Wattpad Books & Wattpad Brand Partnerships. We're proudly based in Toronto, but our reach is global. Come build the future of entertainment & storytelling, & write your next chapter with us!
You will be joining the Fan Ecosystem team. The purpose of Fan Ecosystem is to enable our writers to achieve financial success through Wattpad. You will be working on experiments & features to help writers offer their fans value that they are happy to pay for on an ongoing basis.
Wattpad runs on a large distributed system that handles 45k requests every second. Our monolith is written in PHP & backed by S3, Redis, Memcache, MySQL & Cloudflare. Our microservices are written in Go & are backed by S3, DynamoDB & MySQL. At this scale, caching is paramount so we have multiple terabytes of data across memcached, redis & groupcache.
Your engineering career & happiness are incredibly important to us, so we are always finding new ways to level up your skills. We believe in a team culture that enables empowered engineers to fix problems in the way that they see fit.