Senior Backend Engineer, Core Services

Reddit Inc.
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  • Experience

    2-4 year
  • Salary

    $110,000-$120,000
  • Location

    United States
  • Job Function

    Senior Backend Engineer
  • Industry

    Information Technology
  • Qualification

    Degree in Computer Engineering

Key Skills

GoLang, Kubernetes-K8s

Job Description

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
  • 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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Company Info.

Reddit Inc.

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

  • Industry
    Information Technology
  • No. of Employees
    800
  • Location
    548 Market St, San Francisco, California 94104, United States
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