Principal Engineer
Data Platform
Posted on 11/7/2023
INACTIVE
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

$1.3B

Founded

2005

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

12%

2 year growth

30%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
AWS
Google Cloud Platform
CategoriesNew
IT & Security
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Deep understanding of how to build a sustainable data environment at a large scale engineering organization
  • 10+ years of Software Development experience with at least 5+ years in a cloud environment (AWS/GCP)
  • Experience in influencing larger (500+ engineers) organizations on technical direction/best practices
  • Passion for developing scalable, well-designed software that improves developer’s lives while also seamlessly supporting scale and reliability
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams such as design, product, business & data teams to deliver great experiences
  • Strong focus on user experience, usability, scalability, reliability and quality. You are an undying advocate for the user, and you have a deep intuition for how people & machines interact with software at scale
  • High empathy, excellent communication skills, and the ability to find compromise working across the entire engineering org
Responsibilities
  • Own the design & evolution of our data environment and make it scale to the next 3-4 years of continued scale and growth of Reddit
  • Identify gaps in our current designs and lead redesigns of Data Platform to improve Developer Velocity and Reddit growth
  • Mentor backend developers across the company.
  • Be the go-to person for developers on complex problems in backend service development.
Desired Qualifications
  • Comprehensive Health benefits
  • 401k Matching
  • Workspace benefits for your home office
  • Personal & Professional development funds
  • Family Planning Support
  • Flexible Vacation & Reddit Global Days Off
  • 4+ months paid Parental Leave
  • Paid Volunteer time off