Twilio is hiring a

Sr. Software Engineer - Backend (Authy)

Bogota, Colombia

About the job:

  • Senior Back-End Engineer working on the Authy platform.
  • Work on the largest Two-Factor Authentication platform and all of its infrastructure.


  • Generalist, versatile full stack developer with deep back-end and front-end knowledge.
  • Strong Ruby and Linux skills, preferably with hands-on Amazon Web Services experience. 
  • Must be an expert developer in at least two programming languages.
  • Rock solid technical foundation. Algorithms, data structures and systems architecture. 

Bonus points:

  • GO Language and/or C++ proficiency a strong plus
  • Show a demonstrable track record in successful startups or open source software projects

About us:

User identity is core to secure communications, and businesses need a simple and more cost-effective way to validate user identity. Together, Authy and Twilio will address the growing need for stronger authentication methods in an increasingly connected world. Passwords aren't enough anymore. No other security company has gone as far as Authy to provide a secure yet simple user experience. That's why now, as part of the Twilio family, Authy helps more than 1 million people to protect their most important accounts.

Twilio makes communications easy and powerful. With Twilio's platform, businesses can make communications relevant and contextual by embedding real-time communication and authentication capabilities directly into their software applications. Twilio gives businesses the ability to innovate, prototype, create, and connect with their customers at the right time and in the right way. Founded in 2008, Twilio is a public company based in San Francisco, California with other offices around the world.