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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 redditinc.com

Reddit is continuing to grow our teams with the best talent. We're completely remote friendly and will continue to be after the pandemic.This role is for our iOS Platform team. 

The mission of the iOS Platform team is to create a performant and high-quality foundation for our iOS native application. Our vision for the iOS Mobile App is to be the best in class. This role will enable us to architect our iOS app to scale for the next 3-4 years of our unprecedented user growth. They will help establish the right standards in iOS development and will help in improving the overall iOS development experience at Reddit. In addition, they will mentor senior iOS engineers across Reddit and will be seen as a go-to person for any challenges on iOS App architecture.

As a Principal Engineer in the iOS Platform team, you will be responsible for designing a solid foundation for our iOS application development. You will have the company-wide scope, impact, and responsibility in shaping the future of iOS development at Reddit. You will champion the technology selection, best practices in Reddit’s iOS application development. In addition, you will act as an Architect for the iOS application at Reddit.

What you’ll do

  • Own the architecture of Reddit’s iOS Mobile App and make it scale to the next 3-4 years of our unprecedented user growth. . Propose ideas/solutions to reach our vision of “making Reddit’s Mobile Apps best-in-class.”
  • Identify the gaps in our current iOS App Architecture, and lead redesign of the iOS platform to improve modularity, performance, and quality.
  • Help us improve the developer experience by reducing the build times, by providing a modular architecture, and improving the developer workflows.
  • Help us build the technical foundation for rapid experimentation without compromising on quality.
  • Mentor iOS developers across the company.
  • Be the go-to person for developers on complex problems in iOS development.

 

What we expect from you

  • Deep experience-based understanding of how to build mobile applications at scale.
  • You are a strategic thinker who thrives on developing a long-term technical foundation and has a passion for developing scalable, well-designed software that improves people’s lives globally.
  • 10+ years of Software development experience with at least 5+ years in designing/developing iOS applications. 
  • Experience in influencing larger (200+ engineers) organizations on technical direction/best practices related to iOS
  • Experience with modern iOS development frameworks such as Texture, UIKit, or SwiftUI.
  • Passion for developing scalable, well-designed software that improves people’s lives globally. 
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams such as design, product, data teams to deliver great user experiences.
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science or a related field, or equivalent technical expertise

 

What You Can Expect From Us:

  • Competitive Healthcare Benefits Package
  • Quarterly Dependent Care or Pet Care Stipend
  • Family Expansion Benefits
  • 4 Months Parental Leave with Flexible Return-To-Work Programming
  • Professional & Personal Development Stipends
  • Unlimited Vacation, Annual Travel Stipend, and 10 Paid Holidays
  • Onsite Wellness Classes and Wellness Stipend
  • 401k Plan with Employer Contributions
  • Monthly Commuter Stipend
  • Monthly Cell Phone Allowance
  • Paid Volunteer Days, plus Reddit For Good Volunteer Opportunities.

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