Job Description

Title: Staff Software Engineer – Growth

Location: Remote – United States

Our mission is to bring community and belonging to everyone in the world. Reddit is a community of communities where people can dive into anything through experiences built around their interests, hobbies, and passions. With more than 50 million people visiting 100,000+ communities daily, it is home to the most open and authentic conversations on the internet. From pets to parenting, skincare to stocks, there’s a community for everybody on Reddit. For more information, visit

Reddit is continuing to grow our teams with the best talent. We’re completely remote friendly and will continue to be after the pandemic.

“The front page of the internet, Reddit brings over 500 million people each month through their common interests, inviting them to share, vote, comment, and create across thousands of communities.

The mission of the Channels team is to send the right content to the right user at the right time using the right channel. As a core member of the Channels Relevance team, you’ll work with billions of events and terabytes of data generated every day to personalize Reddit notifications for each user on the platform, helping them connect with their communities and discover the best of Reddit.

How You’ll Have Impact

You will own projects from ideation to production instead of being stuck making small incremental gains on enterprise systems. You’ll work with a super talented, cross-functional team of Backend and Machine Learning engineers to build and own the infrastructure that supports personalization of all notification surfaces at Reddit.. We are a team of builders that value impact, personal growth, openness and kindness.


  • 8+ years of software development experience in one or more general-purpose programming languages.
  • Past experience building high throughput, fault tolerant services using modern distributed systems tooling.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, and has a passion to be a mentor / leader to other engineers.
  • Customer focused and self-directed with a bias towards delivering value.
  • Past experience working with data pipelines, and machine learning teams is a plus.


  • Annual Personal & Professional development funds
  • Comprehensive Health benefits
  • Workspace benefits for your home office
  • 401k Matching
  • Family Planning Support
  • Flexible Vacation (please use them!) & Monthly Global Wellness Days
  • 4+ months paid Parental Leave
  • Paid Volunteer time off

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