Staff Software Engineer, Anti-Evil

Reddit Inc.
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  • Experience

    2-4 year
  • Salary

    $110,000-$120,000
  • Location

    San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Job Function

    Staff Software Engineer
  • Industry

    Information Technology
  • Qualification

    Degree in Computer Engineering

Key Skills

Python Programming, Java Programming, C++, JavaScript

Job Description

At Reddit we work hard to earn our users? trust every day. Anti-Evil is a small and scrappy team,  working closely with ops  to defend Reddit’s integrity by fighting spam, abuse, bots and fraud. Anti-evil team members are motivated to find innovative, state of the art solutions, leveraging ML models, data systems and user insights to pursue the highest possible quality and safety standards for users across our products.

If ensuring the safety of users on the 4th most popular website in the US excites you, then you?ve found the right place. We?re a small, tightly knit company with one of the highest user:employee ratios in the industry, giving you a tremendous opportunity for both scope and impact.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Architect and implement the anti-evil infrastructure at Reddit.
  • Build real time data systems to process large datasets in parallel on massive clusters.
  • Leverage ML models to identify offending content and take appropriate actions.
  • Increase efficiency through automation, improved signals, workflow streamlining and system optimization.
  • Participate in the full development cycle: design, develop, qa, experiment, analyze, and deployment.
  • Collaborate across disciplines to find technical solutions to complex challenges.

What We Can Expect From You:

  • 7+ years of experience as a Software Engineer or Data Engineer developing production code.
  • Experience in one or more of the following areas: machine learning / artificial intelligence, pattern recognition or large-scale data mining.
  • Experience with Kafka, Hadoop/Hbase/Pig or Mapreduce/Sawzall/Bigtable
  • Programming experience in one or more of the following languages: C, C++, Java, JavaScript or Python; designing, implementing, testing, and maintaining highly complex systems and subsystems
  • Results-oriented with a strong customer and business focus.
  • Entrepreneurial and self-directed, innovative, biased towards action in fast-paced environments.
  • Able to communicate and discuss complex topics with technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Able to tackle ambiguous and undefined problems

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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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