Senior Backend Engineer
Graphql
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Reddit

1,001-5,000 employees

Online community for diverse interests and discussions.
Company Overview
Reddit, Inc. is a leading company that fosters a vibrant and diverse online community with over 100,000 communities. With its user-driven content submission, voting, and commenting system, Reddit offers a unique platform for individuals to connect, share, and explore their interests. Joining Reddit means becoming part of a dynamic team that empowers users to dive into anything they are passionate about.
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$2.1B

Founded

2005

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

14%

2 year growth

32%
Locations
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Desired Skills
Kubernetes
AWS
Google Cloud Platform
CategoriesNew
Backend Engineering
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 5+ years of experience designing and developing large-scale distributed backend systems.
  • Proficiency in one or more general purpose programming languages (preferably Go).
  • Experience identifying and driving high impact projects that align with the company's strategy.
  • Capability with essential cloud infrastructure (Kubernetes, CI/CD, AWS, GCP).
  • High empathy and excellent communication skills to collaborate across the organization.
  • Specific GraphQL backend experience is a plus.
  • Experience structuring and implementing complex data models is a plus.
Responsibilities
  • Work collaboratively with a team of software engineers to create and maintain the foundational platform for Reddit's GraphQL infrastructure.
  • Design, build, and deliver solutions to improve GraphQL's functionality, scalability, and efficiency.
  • Investigate and tune the operation of our platform operating at massive scale.
  • Contribute feedback to the technical and strategic direction of the GraphQL platform.
  • Guide and support fellow engineers within the team as a mentor and leader.
  • Share on-call responsibilities with the GraphQL team.