Staff Backend Engineer, Developer Productivity

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 mission of the Developer Productivity team is to design, develop, and support tools and processes that make common developer workflows efficient and reliable. 

Some of our present and future challenges include:

  • Building a strong cloud staging development story for the entire company.
  • Re-envisioning our service frameworks and tooling integrations to increase developer efficiency, confidence, and service reliability.

As a staff engineer on this team, you?ll be most immediately responsible for building and driving a vision for our service framework in multiple language implementations. You?ll draw on your technical expertise and leadership skills to ensure this framework and the existing constellation of developer tooling is cohesive and provides maximum value to an ever growing engineering organization. You?ll look for ways to bring in good ideas from other peers and also for opportunities to engage with org, presenting and sharing the team’s accomplishments.

Responsibilities

  • Steer: Work with the team to select, scope, and drive high leverage projects that align with Reddit’s goals.
  • Build: Execute on a strategy and create more efficient, more reliable developer workflows.
  • Amplify: Mentor other ICs and be a technical leader for the DevProd team.
  • Collaborate: Work together with a variety of teams across Reddit Engineering.
  • Evolve: Learn and improve your own technical and non-technical abilities.

Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience identifying and driving high impact projects that align with the company’s strategy.
  • 3+ years of Go experience.
  • 3+ years experience working on developer tools, library development, API design.
  • High empathy, excellent communication skills, and the ability to find compromise working across the entire engineering org.
  • History of mentorship and technical leadership.
  • Kubernetes experience is a big plus.

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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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