Staff Backend Engineer
Payments Platform
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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.
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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
Remote in USA
Experience Level
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FinTech Engineering
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Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 7+ years backend development experience with multiple parts of the backend stack
  • Ability to design and build complex distributed systems operating under high load
  • Technical leadership experience on payment processing systems
  • Experience in developing backend infrastructure projects serving multiple teams
  • Entrepreneurial spirit
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience mentoring engineers, owning team processes, and leading cross-functional projects is preferred
Responsibilities
  • Architect, build, and maintain a generalized payment infrastructure at scale
  • Lead the long-term technical strategy, balancing complex, ambiguous requirements against pressing priorities
  • Champion technical excellence ensuring system reliability, scalability, security, and compliance
  • Skillfully negotiate and manage requirements, ensuring all stakeholders are aligned and that solutions meet the diverse needs of the business
  • Foster a collaborative, inclusive, and high-performance team environment