Staff Software Engineer
Growth, Channels Foundation
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Remote • United States
- Expertise in one or more of the following:
- Experience with diagnosing and optimizing backend performance, especially in regards to increasing throughput, stability, or automated scaling
- Designing or re-architecting systems to scale to millions of users (more than 100k req/s or op/s)
- Distributed system and cloud infrastructure experience a plus
- A past track record of Quality, for example:
- Enabling a testing culture, such as unit testing, setting up load testing framework, enabling local testing or other automated testing
- Structurally improving the resiliency and fault tolerance of systems or code
- Collaboration skills: you work well with a team, but also help level-up those around you
- You may demonstrate skills in one or more of the following: written/verbal communication, project leadership, mentorship, negotiating conflict, or engineering culture improvements
- You embody our company value of Evolve: you view challenges as learning opportunities and continuously seek to improve
Social news website & forum
Reddit's mission is to bring community and belonging to everyone in the world. The company operates a social news website and forum where content is socially curated by members.
- Comprehensive health benefits
- Flexible unlimited vacation days & monthly global wellness days
- Family planning funds & 4+ months paid parental leave
- Personal & professional development funds
- Paid volunteer time off
- Workspace & home office benefits
Company Core Values
- Evolve: Only by continually improving and learning will we succeed.
- Add Value: We constantly evaluate our work to ensure it’s adding value and bringing us closer to achieving our mission. It’s easy to fall into the trap of conflating activity with value. Adding value requires hard work, but not all hard work is valuable.
- Default: Open The free flow of ideas and feedback is the lifeblood of a healthy organization, and Reddit must embrace it if we are to thrive.