Software Engineering Intern (Summer 2021)


San Francisco, CA, USA


Nov 11

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The Galactic Reddit Academy (aka Reddit’s internship program) is ready for liftoff, and we need Software Engineering Interns to join our crew!

Are you a beginner Software Engineer with a dream of both coding and browsing r/catsstandingup at work? You're in the right place! Reddit is in search of Software Engineering Interns to join our next summer internship program!

Not familiar with Reddit? We're a community of nearly 430 million active users, with a mission of helping people of all shapes, sizes and backgrounds discover places where they can be their true selves.

At Reddit, you'll get to:

Work on projects that impact the business. You'll gain exposure to how a real engineering team works, from sprint planning to shipping code.

Be mentored by experienced engineers from all backgrounds. From Dev Bootcamp, Google, Hackbright Academy, Microsoft, and MIT, you'll work with engineers of many different experiences and levels. You'll have a formal mentor on your team guiding you throughout the summer as well!

Contribute to the betterment of Reddit, whether that be through making it easier to create content on Reddit, serving up relevant content to users, fighting evil on the site, improving our mobile apps, or a number of other projects we have in the works.

Come to work every day at our San Francisco office, complete with catered breakfast and lunch, free snacks, a rooftop terrace, and easy access to downtown San Francisco.

Continue making Reddit history as a part of our fourth intern class. Be a part of a new community, earn piles of sweet Reddit swag and get to know the city during sponsored outings over the course of the summer.

We're looking for interns across all of our engineering teams. If you fit the following criteria, we'd love to hear from you!:

  • A desire to work at Reddit HQ in San Francisco over Summer 2021( (Subject to change based on safety guidelines due to the pandemic)
  • Actively working towards a Bachelor’s degree in CS or a related field
  • Graduating between December 2021 and Summer 2022
  • Able to program your way out of a paper bag
  • Authorization to work in the United States
  • You’re over the age of 18

In lieu of a cover letter, please submit response to the following question:

  1. If you could add any feature to Reddit, what would you add and why?

Join Reddit; help build the front page of the internet.

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