Staff Software Engineer - Backend (User Platform)
Auckland, New Zealand
Posted on Friday, February 3, 2023
<div><b style="font-size:14pt;">Canva’s Commitment and Mission </b></div><div><b style="font-size:14pt;">Ngā Manawanuitanga me ngā uaratanga o Canva </b></div><div><br></div><div><span style="font-size:11pt;">At Canva, we celebrate diversity. We deeply believe that bringing together diversity of thoughts, perspectives and expression is key to building the best product, team and company. We look for many different skills and abilities, as well as how you can enhance Canva and our culture. So, even if you don’t think you quite meet all of the skills listed or tick all the boxes, we’d still love to hear from you! </span></div><div><br></div><div><span style="font-size:14.6667px;">Our mission at Canva is to empower the world to design and since launching in 2013, we have grown exponentially, amassing over 110+ million monthly active users across 190 different countries and a team of over 3,400 people… and the best bit is that we’ve only achieved 1% of what we know we’re capable of. </span></div><div><br></div><div><span style="font-size:11pt;">Join us and design your future. </span></div><div><br></div><div>About User Platform:</div><div><br></div><div>As a principal backend engineer, you will be collaborating to build up and scale the backbone of Canva’s User Management: the User Platform. </div><div><br></div><div>The user platform team plays an essential role in keeping our services stable and scalable for our millions of daily users.</div><div>You will be involved in designing, building, and maintaining new features to improve and extend the experience for Pro and Enterprise teams and organisations, namely User & Team Management, Single Sign On, Roles & Groups, Permissions and much more to come. This role entails constant collaboration with other teams across Canva, giving you a lot of exposure to what other teams are working on and giving you the opportunity to connect the dots.</div><div><br></div><div> <b>How do we scale our backend systems to enable Canva to support 10x the amount of users we have today?</b> </div><div><br></div><div>We decompose existing services, we build up new ones from scratch and care about software design. We constantly improve the way we get the most performance out of AWS resources, and along the way, we ship<b> new features to improve the user experience for Enterprise and Education</b> customers and their advanced organisational needs.</div>
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