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.
Operating within the Growth division, the upstart internationalization (i18n) team is setting the foundation for Reddit to execute its mission to nourish communities across boundaries, languages, and cultures. As a Staff Android Engineer, you will own the architecture and delivery of a seamless experience for millions of Android users internationally. It’s a rare, ground-floor opportunity to jumpstart a core company initiative, establish a foothold in untapped languages and geographies, and set the stage for explosive international growth for years to come.
If building the Android platform that unlocks the next hundreds of millions of Redditors excites you, then you’ve found the right place!
Architect, build, and maintain the patterns and frameworks that power localized experiences on Reddit’s official Android app.
Provide foundational engineering leadership in localization-related initiatives.
Partner across product, design, and engineering teams to innovate and implement sophisticated solutions to complex challenges.
Spearhead the full Android development cycle: design, develop, QA, experiment, analyze, and deploy.
What We Can Expect From You:
Ownership of pivotal relationships, planning, goal setting, and execution for the Android engineering pillar for i18n.
Thought leadership and evangelism for Reddit’s internationalization initiatives both inside and outside the company.
Fluency in Java or Kotlin and 8+ years of Android development experience.
Expertise in localizing high-scale Android apps, services, and interfaces.
Advocacy and mentoring of junior engineers seeking to accelerate their skills and responsibilities.
Bilingual with English.
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.