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Founded by Steve Huffman and Alexis Ohanian in 2005, Reddit is an online community where users submit, vote, and comment on content, news, and discussions. Nicknamed "the Front Page of the Internet,"​ Reddit has over 100K+ communities and 52M+ daily active users each month on desktop, mobile web, and our official Android/iOS apps.

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Reddit is hiring a Remote Cloud Services Finance Manager

Reddit is a network of more than 100,000 communities where people can dive into anything through experiences built around their interests, hobbies and passions. Reddit users submit, vote and comment on content, stories and discussions about the topics they care about the most. From pets to parenting, there’s a community for everybody on Reddit and with more than 52 million daily active users, it is home to the most open and authentic conversations on the internet. For more information, visitredditinc.com.

We are looking for a Cloud Services Finance Manager who is interested in charting the future of Reddit. You will work closely withinfrastructure, data, and finance stakeholders to forecast and provide impactful analysis, insights, and recommendations as the primary manager of our cloud infrastructure spend. If you are excited about joining an awesome team that’s creating the future of Finance at Reddit and love having an impact on how mission driven organizations like Reddit operate, this job is for you!

How You’ll Have Impact:

Reddit’s mission is to bring community and belonging to everyone in the world, and you will be pivotal in making that happen. You will be the guiding force behind many of the decisions made at the highest levels of the organization by providing visibility on our cloud spend and drive efficiency in how we are spending.

What You’ll Learn:

As the Cloud Services Finance Manager,  you will work side by side with a world-class org of Technology, Product, and Business practitioners who work together to build the future of Reddit. Cloud spend is one of our most critical spend categories, so it’s an exciting time to get a chance to define the rules around how we spend and be the key driver behind how we spend on Cloud infrastructure. 

What You’ll Do:

  • Daily monitoring and daily and monthly reporting on cloud spend
  • Responsible for partnering with the infrastructure, engineering, and product teams to understand the cloud demand forecast and daily resource management.
  • Develop and maintain cost and forecasting models to provide required insights to current and future cloud spend
  • Review cloud utilization and make recommendations on Reserved Instance strategy and discounts for optimization.
  • Produce reports and analysis from cloud-native and 3rd party tools.
  • Lead and drive tagging requirements to ensure proper tracking and reporting of data.

Who You Might Be:

  • 5+ years finance-related experience 
  • 2+ years experience with at least one public Cloud Provider: AWS, Azure, or GCP including making recommendations related to Reserved Instances, Enterprise Discounts, and Cloud Contract terms.
  • Extensive knowledge of cloud technology and cost components/drivers
  • Experience with large and complex cloud environments.
  • Strong financial background e.g., creating ROI, TCO, and cost optimization strategies.
  • Passion for optimizing cloud costs and efficiencies.
  • Experience performing cloud cost reporting.
  • Experience with BI tools, SQL queries, organizing data, and building reporting dashboards.
  • Entrepreneurial and self-directed, demonstrated ability to innovate and bias toward action in fast-paced environments

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Data Science Manager, Experimentation

RedditSan Francisco, New York City, Remote
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Reddit is hiring a Remote Data Science Manager, Experimentation

“The front page of the internet," Reddit brings millions and millions of people together each month through their common interests, inviting them to share, vote, comment, and create across thousands of communities. 

We are looking for a Data Science Manager to lead our Data Science horizontal on Experimentation and to partner with our Engineering team to drive and implement the vision of Experimentation at Reddit.

Our Experimentation Platform has been used by our Product and Engineering teams to run thousands of experiments in order to ensure that we fully understand our users and create the best possible experiences, as well as to roll out thousands of features in a safe, appropriate way. In 2021, we have rapidly scaled our Experimentation team and are quickly turning the platform intoa world-class framework, capable of even greater scale and effectiveness. 

As the Data Science Manager for Experimentation you will lead a small but growing team and will be pivotal in driving company-wide innovation and rigor, shaping our metrics strategy, and building a strong experimentation culture. The opportunity for impact will be great as you enhance the success and understanding of our products across our diverse and growing user base.

How You’ll Have Impact:

Reddit’s mission is to bring community and belonging to everyone in the world, and you will be pivotal in making that happen. As the 6th largest site on the internet Reddit has a dramatic scale but at 1000+ employees you won’t be stuck making small incremental gains on enterprise systems. You will create organization-wide capabilities to run more advanced experiments and create publication quality research, leverage complex testing and optimization algorithms to grow revenue, and produce more robust results faster to help teams increase their velocity and effectiveness.

What You’ll Learn:

You will partner closely with a world-class org of Engineering, ML, Search, Data Science, Data Engineering, and Analytics practitioners who work together to create a variety of capabilities for Reddit to be more successful in its decision-making and product creation. In particular, you’ll be exposed to and drive adoption of a variety of new techniques in modeling, experimentation, statistical frameworks, and causal inference.

What You’ll Do:

  • Be the main point of contact for Data Science / statistics of experimentation, creating and implementing the roadmap for the stats engine of Reddit’s Experimentation Platform, providing guidance on experiment design, analysis, and metrics 
  • Apply modeling (advanced statistical methods, machine learning) to improve the accuracy of our experimental results (e.g. variance reduction techniques such as CUPED)
  • Be responsible for platform-wide Data Science process & analyses, defining company-wide experiment processes (delegation of authority when certain metrics are impacted, etc.), communicating good experimentation best practices and setting the standard for experiment design for the entire organization
  • Ensure high-quality and trustworthy experiment results and ensure that experimental designs lead to action
  • Collaborate with multiple engineers/product teams across the whole company to find technical solutions to complex experiment design challenges
  • Develop and adopt statistical methods that help Reddit teams better measure their feature areas
  • Perform meta-analysis on experiments to understand macro trends in our product ecosystem and to understand the health of experiments for the company as a whole

Who You Might Be:

  • 5+ years of experience in quantitative or data science roles, preferably for a consumer-facing service/app
  • 1+ years of experience focused on experiment design and/or A/B testing
  • Demonstrated application of the statistical underpinnings of experimentation: hypothesis testing, p-values, causal inference, etc.
  • Familiarity with statistical analysis and programming languages (e.g., R / Python)
  • Proficiency with querying relational databases (e.g., SQL)
  • Results-oriented with a strong customer and business focus
  • Entrepreneurial and self-directed, demonstrated ability to innovate and bias toward action in fast-paced environments
  • Ability to communicate and discuss complex topics with technical and non-technical audiences
  • Ability to tackle ambiguous and undefined problems

 

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Reddit is hiring a Remote Corporate Senior Accountant

Reddit is a network of more than 100,000 communities where people can find experiences built around their interests, hobbies and passions. Reddit users submit, vote and comment on content, stories and discussions about the topics they care about the most. From pets to parenting, there’s a community for everybody on Reddit and with more than 52 million daily active users, it is home to the most open and authentic conversations on the internet. For more information, visit redditinc.com.

The Corporate Accounting team is looking for a Senior General Ledger Accountant to join our growing team. You’ll have the unique opportunity to build processes, collaborate cross functionally, and play a key role in the team’s ability to scale. The Senior GL Accountant will own various functional accounting areas and gain exposure to ad hoc initiatives and projects. In keeping with Reddit values, the successful leader in this role is someone who operates with an open mindset and “values the human” in all interactions. This position reports to the Corporate Accounting Manager and will work cross functionally as a valuable member contributing to the Company’s maturation process.

What You’ll Do:

  • Prepare month-end journal entries, reconcile balance sheet accounts and provide monthly close deliverables 
  • Assist in preparation of the monthly flux analysis for management review
  • Assist with maintaining the integrity of the global chart of accounts
  • Assist with interfacing with the Company’s external auditors and coordination of quarterly and annual audits
  • Assist in developing and maintaining accounting policies and procedures & implementing internal control procedures (SOX) in areas of responsibility
  • Establish effective relationships and work cross-functionally across the organization
  • Drive process improvements and efficiencies for areas of responsibility
  • Participate in special projects, analysis and reporting as required by management

What We’re Looking For:

  • 4+ years of progressive accounting experience in the advertising technology/media industry; ideally, a public/private industry mix
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field required
  • CPA strongly preferred (Active or Inactive)
  • Knowledge of GAAP
  • Possess excellent analytical, organizational, problem solving and prioritization skills 
  • Must have excellent communication skills (written and verbal) and ability to work collaboratively across teams
  • Able to work under time pressure, prioritize a high workload, and meet strict deadlines
  • Positive attitude and open mindset, not afraid to roll up your sleeves
  • Proven ability to succeed in a fast paced and constantly changing environment
  • Team player, strong interpersonal skills including conscientiousness, diplomacy, flexibility, dependability, and, last but not least, a good sense of humor

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Senior Backend Engineer, Economy

RedditSan Francisco, New York City, Remote

Reddit is hiring a Remote Senior Backend Engineer, Economy

The front page of the internet," Reddit brings over 430 million people together each month through their common interests, inviting them to share, vote, comment, and create across thousands of communities. Come for the cats, stay for the empathy.

The Special Projects team at Reddit is exploring a different vision of how the Internet can work. The Internet is the most important public square in history. Billions of people use it every day to connect with each other, share ideas, and do business online. It shapes economies and elections, relationships and futures.

Our goal is to tear down the walled gardens and restore the balance of power online. We believe there are new models for the Internet that put power back in the hands of people, and we believe they will be found. Among large social networks, Reddit has a distinctive product and user base that is uniquely suited to realizing this vision.

We are hiring a Senior Backend Engineer who can move incredibly fast while delivering a quality product. You'll work on the highest impact project in a team of brilliant engineers like yourself. In addition to building technology, you’ll contribute to the product and business strategy.

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience building clean, maintainable, and well-tested code.
  • Familiarity with the whole web stack, including protocols and web server optimization techniques.
  • Experience with large-scale distributed real-time systems (AWS experience preferred but not required).
  • Curiosity and ability to be autonomous to figure out what's important.
  • Excellent communication skills to collaborate with a service-oriented team.
 

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Senior Backend Engineer, Safety Core

RedditRemote, San Francisco, CA, United States
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Reddit is hiring a Remote Senior Backend Engineer, Safety Core

“The front page of the internet," Reddit brings over 430 million people together each month through their common interests, inviting them to share, vote, comment, and create across thousands of communities. Come for the cats, stay for the empathy.

At Reddit, we work hard to earn our users’ trust every day. Anti-Evil is a small and scrappy team, working closely with ops to defend Reddit’s integrity by fighting spam, abuse, bots, and fraud. Anti-evil team members are motivated to find innovative, state of the art solutions, leveraging ML models, data systems and user insights to pursue the highest possible quality and safety standards for users across our products.

As a Senior Backend Engineer on our Safety Core, Signals team, you will be in charge of designing and building scalable and robust systems to detect and mitigate safety violations across the Reddit platform. You will be deeply involved in the technical details of building highly available and real-time risk detection services in close collaboration with product, data science and operations teams to understand ever evolving attack vectors and to keep Reddit a safe and trusted community.

The Safety Signals team is responsible for the creation, evaluation and distribution of safety-related signals to Reddit including feature engineering and data science teams, our Ads and Machine Learning partners. There are still many unsolved problems, and we're looking for talented engineers to solve these challenges with us.

If ensuring the safety of users on one of the most popular websites in the US excites you, then you’ve found the right place. We’re a small, tightly-knit company with one of the highest user: employee ratios in the industry, giving you a tremendous opportunity for both scope and impact.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Architect and implement the anti-evil infrastructure at Reddit.
  • Leverage ML models to identify offending content and take appropriate actions.
  • Increase efficiency through automation, improved signals, workflow streamlining and system optimization.
  • Participate in the full development cycle: design, develop, QA, experiment, analyze, and deployment.
  • Collaborate across disciplines to find technical solutions to complex challenges.


What We Can Expect From You:

  • 5+ years of industry experience as a Software Engineer developing production code
  • Experience with Python is preferred 
  • Preferred Experience in one or more of the following areas: Big Data analysis (Big Query, Presto, Hive), Message Queuing services (Kafka, Amazon Simple Queue Service), Hadoop, and distributed data stores (Hbase, Cassandra)
  • Experience or desire to work on Machine Learning algorithms and end-to-end model development
  • Exposure to design patterns of large, high-scale web applications, such as well-designed APIs, high volume data pipelines, and efficient algorithms
  • Entrepreneurial and self-directed, innovative, biased towards action in fast-paced environments.
  • Able to communicate and discuss complex topics with technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Able to tackle ambiguous and undefined problems.
  • Passion for delivering products end-to-end, from ideation through planning and scoping to implementation and experimental A/B testing

 

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Machine Learning Engineer, Ads Targeting

RedditSan Francisco, New York City, Remote

Reddit is hiring a Remote Machine Learning Engineer, Ads Targeting

Machine Learning Engineer, Ads Targeting

“The front page of the internet," Reddit brings over 430 million people together each month through their common interests, inviting them to share, vote, comment, and create across thousands of communities.

Reddit is the 4th largest website on the internet, generating billions of events and terabytes of data every day. The Targeting team uses those events to generate machine learning systems that supercharge the performance of our ads platform.

We are a team of machine learning engineers, backend engineers and data scientists dedicated to improving Reddit’s ads targeting. The majority of Reddit’s revenue passes through our systems, and every improvement to our predictions translates into big wins for our business. You’ll own full-stack ML projects from ideation to production to turn data into products that millions of people love.

As an early member of the Ads Targeting ML efforts, you will be in a unique position to revolutionize Ads Targeting using Machine Learning techniques including Natural Language Processing, Recommendation Systems, Unsupervised Learning and Transfer Learning. 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Build and deploy machine learning models to improve ML focussed Ads Targeting products such as Lookalike Models, Keyword Targeting, User Interest Matching.
  • Lead analysis and implementation of features and signals.
  • Write production code to ship models to millions of users.
  • Participate in the full software development cycle: design, develop, QA, deploy, experiment, analyze and iterate.
  • Collaborate across disciplines and with other ML teams at Reddit to find technical solutions to complex challenges.

Requirements:

  • 3+ years as a Machine Learning Engineer or Machine Learning Scientist.
  • Up to speed on industry best practices in machine learning.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.
  • Software Engineering practices and the ability to write performant production-quality code.
  • Comfortable with distributed learning, big data and large-scale systems.
  • Degree in a quantitative discipline like Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics or relevant work experience.
  • Prior work experience in Ads ML, Recommender Systems or NLP preferred.
  • Experience building and scaling Nearest Neighbor algorithms/ systems preferred.

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Reddit is hiring a Remote Android Engineer, Core Experience

Reddit is continuing to grow our teams with the best talent. We're completely remote friendly and will continue to be after the pandemic.

The front page of the internet, Reddit brings over 430 million people together each month through their common interests, inviting them to share, vote, comment, and create across thousands of communities. Come for the cats, stay for the empathy.

The Core Experience team at Reddit is focused on bringing a modern and cohesive experience to all of Reddit’s platforms.  We want Reddit users to experience best-in-class UI/UX on every platform.  Reddit should be intuitive for new users and delightful to use for existing users. As an Android Engineer on the Core Experience team you can help us deliver incredible experiences to our users and build tools to enable other engineers to do the same.

What We’re Working On

  • Driving new features from end-to-end through prototyping, validation, implementation, launch, and continuous iteration.
  • Crafting a modern user experience for accessing content and communities on Reddit.
  • Building the technical foundation for future features and experiences.

What We Are Looking For

  • Expertise in Java or Kotlin with 3+ years of experience within Android development.
  • Sound software engineering fundamentals.
  • Embracing the challenges of building data intensive, highly responsive, and fault tolerant apps in the constrained environment of a smartphone.
  • Willingness to buck trends and learn new ways to build software.
  • Passion for developing scalable, well-designed software that improves people’s lives globally.
  • Experience building at least one amazing Android app with a team from start to shipment.

Responsibilities:

  • Build experiences and create the patterns for Reddit’s official Android app that improve our core flows like browsing posts, commenting and creating content.
  • Partner across product, design, and engineering teams to innovate and implement sophisticated solutions to complex challenges.
  • Participate in the full Android development cycle: design, develop, QA, experiment, analyze, and deploy.

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Reddit is hiring a Remote Staff Backend Engineer, Developer Productivity

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Reddit is hiring a Remote Senior iOS Engineer, Apps Platform

Reddit is continuing to grow our teams with the best talent. We're completely remote friendly and will continue to be after the pandemic.
 

The front page of the internet, Reddit brings over 430 million people together each month through their common interests, inviting them to share, vote, comment, and create across thousands of communities. Come for the cats, stay for the empathy.

Apps Platform works as a platform team for all other mobile engineers at Reddit to build on top of. Our customers are primarily other engineers. It’s our job to help improve developer efficiency by providing libraries/APIs/frameworks, monitoring performance, building shared components, improving build tools, etc. In the codebase, we own the core components of the app such as the networking and caching stack. We set the direction in which the codebase builds towards by defining which design patterns and technologies to employ at Reddit. We also frequently moonlight as the ‘catch-all’ team for features that don’t fit neatly into another team’s roadmap. As Reddit’s greater engineering team scales up, Apps Platform is also responsible for innovating and building new processes and methods to continuously support a greater number of customers without linearly scaling the team size as well.

What We’re Working On

  • Driving new features from end-to-end through prototyping, validation, implementation, launch, and continuous iteration.
  • Building the technical foundation for future features and experiences.
  • Retrofitting the Reddit iOS codebase to utilize modern technologies and best practices

What We Are Looking For

  • Expertise in Swift or Objective-C with 5+ years of experience within iOS development.
  • Sound software engineering fundamentals.
  • Embracing the challenges of building data intensive, highly responsive, and fault tolerant apps in the constrained environment of a smartphone.
  • Willingness to buck trends and learn new ways to build software.
  • Passion for developing scalable, well-designed software that improves people’s lives globally.
  • Experience building at least one amazing iOS app with a team from start to shipment.

Responsibilities:

  • Build experiences and create the patterns for Reddit’s official iOS app that improve our core flows like browsing posts, commenting and creating content.
  • Partner across product, design, and engineering teams to innovate and implement sophisticated solutions to complex challenges.
  • Participate in the full iOS development cycle: design, develop, QA, experiment, analyze, and deploy.

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Reddit is hiring a Remote Senior Backend Engineer, Auth & Identity

“The front page of the internet," Reddit brings over 430 million people together each month through their common interests, inviting them to share, vote, comment, and create across thousands of communities. 

The Platform Services team develops and maintains a set of core backend systems which product development teams leverage. These systems provide clear interfaces, low latencies, and high uptime, so that product engineers can focus on the product.

Some of our present and future challenges include:

  • Building systems around authentication and identity to meet the needs of Reddit’s engineering organization.
  • Designing an architecture that is performant, stable, secure, and cost efficient.

As a senior engineer on this team, you’ll be a technical leader. You’ll draw on your technical expertise to ensure these systems have high uptime and strong performance while working with other technical leaders to build a roadmap to match the needs of an ever growing engineering organization.

You Will:

  • Steer: Work with the team to select, scope, and drive high leverage projects that align with Reddit’s goals.
  • Build: Execute on a strategy and create a more performant, more scalable, higher quality architecture around authentication and identity.
  • Amplify: Mentor other individual contributors and be a technical leader 
  • Collaborate: Work together with a variety of cross functional teams across Reddit Engineering.
  • Evolve: Learn and improve your own technical and non-technical abilities.

You Have:

  • 5+ years of experience with large-scale distributed systems.
  • 3+ years of Go experience.
  • History of working with authentication systems is a big plus.
  • Experience identifying and driving high impact projects that align with the company’s strategy.
  • High empathy, excellent communication skills, and the ability to find compromise.
  • History of building clean, maintainable, and well-tested code.
  • History of mentorship and technical leadership.

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Reddit is hiring a Remote Senior Backend Engineer, Computing Infrastructure

"The front page of the internet,” Reddit brings over 500 million people together each month through their common interests, inviting them to share, vote, comment, and create across thousands of communities. Come for the cats, stay for the empathy.

The Infrastructure organization has the mission of building and delivering the compute orchestration environment, storage and data systems, and essential platform services behind all of Reddit. 

The Infrastructure organization is looking to hire a backend software engineer to work collaboratively on a team dedicated to building out Reddit’s multi-cloud compute infrastructure. This is a high impact role where you will contribute to design, implementation, and operations for one of the largest sites in the world. The Compute team’s mission is to provide a platform for teams to independently and effectively run their compute workloads in a performant, reliable, and secure way.

What You’ll Do:

  • Work collaboratively with a team of software engineers and systems engineers to create and maintain the foundational platform for running Reddit’s infrastructure.
  • Design, write, and deliver software to improve the availability, scalability, latency, and efficiency of Reddit’s products.
  • Contribute feedback to the technical and strategic direction of the compute platform.
  • Automate critical aspects of the development process such as service creation and management, as well as critical infrastructure operations.

Who You Might Be:

  • 3+ years of experience developing internet-scale software, preferably in infrastructure roles.
  • Prior experience with cloud infrastructure systems is a plus (Kuberrnetes, AWS / GCE ecosystems).
  • Software development experience in one or more general purpose programming languages; Python, Go, Rust, Java, C++.
  • Excellent communication skills to collaborate with a service-oriented team and company.

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Reddit is hiring a Remote Senior Backend Engineer, Core Services

“The front page of the internet," Reddit brings over 430 million people together each month through their common interests, inviting them to share, vote, comment, and create across thousands of communities. 

The Core Services team facilitates millions of API requests running the Core API Platform for Reddit. Core Services is responsible for the APIs that build our listings, enabling posts, comments, and many more features and data models. 

As a Senior Engineer, you’ll build and scale the exciting features and services needed to create real-time experiences and spark connections, which will fuel the next wave of Reddit’s growth. Your work will directly impact hundreds of millions of users around the world. Join us and help build the future of Reddit!

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and designing new and innovative solutions to scaling Reddit
  • Build platform API projects that scale to the rest of the organization
  • Mentor and coach more junior engineers on your direct team to achieve our mission

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience identifying and executing high impact projects
  • 3+ years of experience with Go or Python
  • Familiarity with api platform service architectures
  • Experience with distributed caching layers, and distributed large scale data storage
  • Excellent communication skills to collaborate with a service-oriented team and company
  • Track record of mentorship and leveling up those around you
  • Kubernetes experience preferred

 

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Reddit is hiring a Remote Senior Backend Engineer, GraphQL

“The front page of the internet," Reddit brings over 430 million people together each month through their common interests, inviting them to share, vote, comment, and create across thousands of communities. 

The mission of the GraphQL team is to develop and maintain an API layer that product development teams across the company can leverage, serving as the client access layer for all of Reddit's rich dataset and driving the next generation of user experiences. This layer provides consistent and clear interfaces, strong contracts, and world-class developer ergonomics so that product engineers can focus on the product.

Some of our present and future challenges include:

  • Building GraphQL to meet the needs of Reddit’s growing engineering organization.
  • Designing an architecture that is performant, stable, secure, and low cost.

As a senior engineer on this team, you’ll be a technical leader. You’ll draw on your technical expertise to ensure these systems have high uptime and strong performance while working with other technical leaders to build a longer term roadmap to match the needs of an ever growing engineering organization. You’ll also look for opportunities to engage with the GraphQL community at large, presenting and sharing Reddit’s accomplishments within the industry, and bringing in good ideas from other peers.

You Will:

  • Steer: Work with the team to select, scope, and drive high leverage projects that align with Reddit’s goals.
  • Build: Execute on a strategy and create a more performant, more scalable, higher quality architecture.
  • Amplify: Mentor other ICs and be a technical leader on the GraphQL team.
  • Collaborate: Work together with a variety of teams across Reddit engineering.
  • Evolve: Learn and improve your own technical and non-technical abilities.

You Have:

  • 5+ years of experience with large-scale distributed systems.
  • 3+ years Go experience.
  • Experience identifying and driving high impact projects that align with the company’s strategy.
  • High empathy, excellent communication skills, and the ability to find compromise.
  • History of mentorship and technical leadership.
  • History of working on an API layer is a big plus.
  • Experience structuring and implementing complex data models is a plus.

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