Senior Software Engineer - Full-Stack

Reddit, San Francisco

Reddit is an American social news aggregation, web content rating, and discussion website.

"The front page of the internet,” Reddit is comprised of thousands of user-run communities, each with its own personality, unique focus, and moderator team. Founded in 2005, Reddit is a place for community, conversation, and connection with over 330 million users worldwide and growing fast!

Reddit is poised to rapidly innovate and grow like no other time in its history. This is a unique opportunity to leave your mark on one of the most influential and trafficked corners of the internet.

As a full-stack engineer, you will deliver exciting new products to our web/mobile sites, ads platform, media services, and more. Your work will have high impact and be seen by hundreds of millions of Redditors each month.

We need smart engineers who can pick up and understand complex technical areas quickly, are enthusiastic about building new products and can write scalable/high-performance code on both the frontend and backend.

Join us and help build the future of Reddit!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Build a world-class experience and the services that power it
  • Engineer efficient and reusable systems that drive complex web and mobile applications
  • Tackle tough design and product problems
  • Work cross-functionally with design, product, and engineering to deliver great user experiences
  • Provide technical leadership in domain areas

What We Can Expect From You:

  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Software development experience in one or more general purpose programming languages (e.g. Python, Ruby, Java, C#)
  • BS degree in Computer Science, a similar technical field of study or equivalent practical experience.
  • Experience working with two or more of the following: web application development, Unix/Linux environments, mobile application development, distributed and parallel systems, and/or developing large software systems
  • Experience with best web practices including A/B testing
  • Working proficiency and communication skills in verbal and written English.

What You Can Expect From Us:

  • Competitive Healthcare Benefits Package
  • Quarterly Dependent Care or Pet Care Stipend
  • Family Expansion Benefits
  • 4 Months Parental Leave with Flexible Return-To-Work Programming
  • Professional & Personal Development Stipends
  • Unlimited Vacation, Annual Travel Stipend, and 10 Paid Holidays
  • Onsite Wellness Classes and Wellness Stipend
  • 401k Plan with Employer Contributions
  • Monthly Commuter Stipend
  • Monthly Cell Phone Allowance
  • Paid Volunteer Days, plus Reddit For Good Volunteer Opportunities
  • Catered Meals & Snacks
  • The opportunity to bring goodness into the world, one subreddit at a time

About Reddit

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. 

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