Staff Backend Engineer, Core Services

Reddit Inc.
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  • Experience

    2-4 year
  • Salary

    $110,000-$120,000
  • Location

    United States
  • Job Function

    Staff Backend Engineer
  • Industry

    Information Technology
  • Qualification

    Degree in Computer Engineering

Key Skills

GoLang, Kubernetes-K8s

Job Description

The Core Services 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.

We are hiring a Staff Backend Engineer who can move 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 of building out our platform API and its core projects that serve all of Reddit Engineering.

Responsibilities:

  • Leading a team of engineers to do the highest quality and impactful work
  • Designing and architecting the future of Reddits core model architecture to meet scaling needs
  • Collaborate with other Staff level engineers and architects across the organization
  • Mentor and coach more junior engineers on your direct team to achieve our mission

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience identifying and leading 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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