Staff Software Engineer
ML Platform
Posted on 3/15/2023
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Apache Kafka
Computer Vision
Development Operations (DevOps)
Google Cloud Platform
Apache Flink
Natural Language Processing (NLP)
  • 7+ years of work experience in software development and ML or data infrastructure
  • 5+ years of experience building production-quality code incorporating testing, evaluation, and monitoring using object oriented programming, e.g. Python, Scala, etc
  • 2+ years acting as leader and architect in the computation and data storage domains to evolve and refine ML infrastructure
  • Ability to lead, coach, and mentor other engineers
  • Superior organizational skills and cross-functional collaboration
  • Superior communication skills
  • Expert on relevant technology stack, e.g. Go, Python, AWS, GCP, Kubernetes, Kubeflow, Airflow, and Ray
  • Experience designing and developing applications using large-scale data stack, e.g, BigQuery, GraphQL, Kafka, Flink, Cassandra, Redis
  • Experience is recommendation, search engines, or content classification systems
  • Interest in advancing infrastructure for Deep Learning, NLP, or Computer Vision
  • Interest in open source development and working with applied researchers in the advancement of ML Systems
  • Provide technical leadership through engineering lifecycle
  • Serve as top escalation point to resolve complex technical issues
  • Identify and lead strategic initiatives to advance the ML infrastructure at Reddit
  • Guide other engineers in resolving complex technical designs
  • Be the go-to expert in the design and building the high-performance ML platform solutions that address bottlenecks in the model development lifecycle
  • Collaborate with other teams and translate requirements into reliable, scalable platform solutions
  • Set high-standards for a rigorous DevOps approach to maintain and/or improve ML platform components and services health and quality

501-1,000 employees

Social news website & forum
Company Overview
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.