"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.
You’ll be joining Reddit’s Apps Infrastructure team. We are a platform engineering team that works on the underlying platform in which world-class features are based on. Our engineers are based in Reddit’s San Francisco office.
Mobile makes up more than half of Reddit’s traffic, and as Apps Infra’s Android engineer, you will help architect and direct the future of the Reddit Android codebase.
Recognize, validate, and evangelize technologies and architectures that align with business objectives
Improve the performance and stability of our most critical features
Work with product owners to identify gaps in platform functionality
Maintain and prioritize platform architecture backlog
Guide and build the technical foundations that will bring Reddit’s Android app into the future
Coach and mentor technical leads / engineers on design principles and skills
Expertise in Java or Kotlin with 5+ years of Android experience
Sound software engineering fundamentals
Excellent communication and analytical skills
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
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 is one of the top ten sites in the United States (source: Alexa), with hundreds of millions of users each month on desktop, mobile web, and our official Android/iOS apps.