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Senior Android Engineer

San Francisco
Engineering
Full-time

Reddit is looking for an engineer who is passionate about Android and great mobile software to work on building a new generation of apps for redditors As part of a two-person Android team you'll be responsible for: * Building a clean, consistent new generation of android apps * Writing lots of exceptional code delivering features to redditors * Writing code that will be shared with other teams * Working closely with multiple teams inside reddit (Design, Product, Infrastructure, etc) Qualifications that you'll need to succeed in this role: * An exceptional and pragmatic programmer who understands the use cases and patterns of native, backend, and web developers * Strong knowledge of mobile software and user flows * Strong knowledge of HTTP in general * Strong knowledge of the core concepts of mobile hardware * Be extremely self-motivated and able to work independently * Ability to integrate knowledge and use of unfamiliar technologies rapidly * Be capable of abstract thought : be prepared on the interview! Some whiteboarding is in your future! Bonus Points: You have a history of developing mobile products across multiple platforms, strong python or C, and have contributed to the open source community

This is a full-time position working for reddit, Inc. in San Francisco, CA. We host thousands of unique communities where millions of people share content and engage in conversations every day. reddit is #56 on the list of most traffic'd sites - #10 if you count page views. Ellen Pao is our CEO and Alexis Ohanian is back as Chairman. We're a small, diverse, close-knit team (around 70 people), that values collaboration and creativity. You'll love coming to work every day. We're a team of motivated people on a mission to build awesome products that our community will love, while respecting user privacy and expression. As an employee of reddit, you will receive a salary, equity, and our standard benefits package which includes unlimited vacation days, medical, dental, vision and a 401k. We also provide free lunch (there is such a thing), and pay for things like the gym and your mobile phone bill. Most importantly, you'll get a custom reddit alien (aka snoo). Join us and help share the goodness of reddit with the world!