Senior Backend Engineer, Moments
Remote job description
Reddit is a community of communities where people can dive into anything through experiences built around their interests, hobbies, and passions. Our mission is to bring community, belonging, and empowerment to everyone in the world. 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 and with over 50 million daily active users, it is home to the most open and authentic conversations on the internet. For more information, visit redditinc.com.
The Moments team at Reddit helps us achieve our mission by building great experiences for discussing and participating in cultural moments that matter to our users. And we go beyond by creating our own cultural moments on the platform, like r/place, that can spark community collaboration and awareness of Reddit. We have plenty to build and learn, so this is an exciting time in our team's journey.
As a Senior Software Engineer, you'll play a leading role building and scaling the exciting features and services needed to create joyful, engaging, and international experiences, 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!
- 5+ years backend development experience with multiple parts of the backend stack, from databases to networking to computing infrastructure.
- Ability to design and implement complex distributed systems operating under high load.
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and the ability to collaborate effectively with technical and non-technical teams in a fully remote environment.
- Experience developing consumer-facing public applications is preferred.
- You embody our company value of Evolve: you view challenges as learning opportunities and continuously seek to improve.
- Annual Personal & Professional development funds
- Comprehensive Health benefits
- Workspace benefits for your home office
- 401k Matching
- Family Planning Support
- Flexible Vacation (please use them!) & Monthly Global Wellness Days
- 4+ months paid Parental Leave
- Paid Volunteer time off
This job posting may span more than one career level.
In addition to base salary, this job is eligible to receive equity in the form of restricted stock units, and depending on the position offered, it may also be eligible to receive a commission. Additionally, Reddit offers a wide range of benefits to U.S.-based employees, including medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401(k) program with employer match, generous time off for vacation, and parental leave. To learn more, please visit https://www.redditinc.com/careers/.
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Company name: reddit
Remote job title: Senior Backend Engineer, Moments
Job tags: Distributed Systems, databases, infrastructure