Reddit is hiring a

Privacy Engineering Manager


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

"The front page of the internet,” Reddit brings over 430 million people together each month through their common interests, inviting them to share, vote, comment, and create across thousands of communities. Come for the cats, stay for the empathy

Reddit is poised to rapidly innovate and grow like no other time in its history. This is a unique opportunity to leave your mark on one of the most influential and trafficked corners of the internet.

Reddit  is looking for a  Privacy Engineering Manager  to work directly with business teams to ensure our products and services  protect user privacy by design.  Stakeholders include legal, security engineers, software engineers, and product leads in Advertisement and beyond.

Privacy Engineering provides consultative guidance across the scope of products, infrastructure and process, closely partnering with Reddit’s product and engineering teams to embed sound technical privacy practices in everything we build and help uncover risks before they become issues. Your work will enable other product and engineering teams to adopt privacy by design while preserving overall development velocity.

What You'll Do:

  • Manage a team of Privacy Engineers
  • Guide Product and Engineering teams during product development to ensure that their data collection and usage practices are transparent, protect user privacy, and mitigate risk.
  • Build and maintain relationships with core partners and key leaders across Legal, Engineering, and Product teams.
  • Play a critical role in Reddit’s product design process and launch cycle.
  • Perform reviews of critical product designs and implementations to ensure privacy and security 
  • Develop roadmaps to drive strategy of the Privacy Engineering team 

What We Can Expect From You:

  • 3 or more  years of experience leading a Privacy Engineering team at a large company 
  • Passion and experiences for consumer privacy, product development and data protection
  • Knowledge of one or more scripting or compiled language including Python or JavaScript , and data technologies for high-performance data intensive cloud applications 
  • Strong collaboration, communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Ability to track and manage multiple projects, as well as thinking strategically 
  • Self-Motivated and ability to work in a fast-paced dynamic environment
  • Practical experience driving change across compliance and privacy within a tech or consulting firm
  • Entrepreneurial mindset, with a proactive approach to risk mitigation
  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, a related technical field, or equivalent practical experience


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


Reddit is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please contact us at [email protected].

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