Senior Data Scientist, Frontend Platform Analytics at Reddit (Remote)

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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

The Clients Platform organization at Reddit is focused on bringing a modern, performant, high quality and cohesive experience to Reddit’s iOS, Android and web frontend platforms.  

As a Data Scientist in the Clients Platform org, you will partner with cross functional teams to ensure data is a key part of our decision making process and power the stories we share org-wide about our user’s attributes and actions, including where you’ve discovered interesting opportunities. Ultimately, your work analyzing user trends, identifying behavioral insights, and showcasing the results to directly impact the product roadmap will help to shape the future of Reddit’s front end platforms. 

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


  • Partner with senior leaders in Product to define the right vision for how Reddit should be thinking and talking about the core user experience based on how users actually interact with the site
  • Leverage analytics to understand key user journeys to inform decisions about the future of the product
  • Develop and maintain KPIs related to the user experience, performance, and quality, and monitor how they change with updates/new releases by creating custom automated reporting (e.g. dashboards)
  • Analyze and interpret metrics resulting from A/B tests, and contextualize the results for cross-functional stakeholders across Product, Design, Research, and Leadership teams
  • Build and own data analysis products and analytical processes (ETLs, data collection and aggregation, experiment measurement) to support with the activities described above
  • Lead and/or partner with other PMs and DS on time-sensitive investigation into metrics variation for platforms within the Clients Platform ownership 

What We Can Expect From You:

  • 2+ years of experience in analytics roles, including communicating insights to stakeholders
  • Bachelor’s degree or above in a STEM major 
  • Proficiency in SQL required, additional experience with python or R preferred 
  • Experience with dashboarding tools and data visualization (e.g. Tableau, Mode, PowerBI, Looker, etc)
  • Familiarity with experimentation and causal inference analyses
  • Consumer product, consumer goods, or e-commerce experience preferred but not required

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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What are Reddit Perks + Benefits

Reddit Benefits Overview

Reddit is all about diving into your passions and interests. Our benefits are flexible, putting your wellness needs first, so we can build a vibrant culture where we work and thrive together.

Volunteer in local community
Reddit encourages its employees to take advantage of its Volunteer time-off policy which gives employees eight hours per month to make an impact in their communities via volunteer work.
Friends outside of work
Intracompany committees
Daily sync
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Unconscious bias training
Diversity manifesto
Diversity Employee Resource Groups
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Reddit offers a 10% discount on pet insurance.
Wellness Programs
Reddit offers personal, professional, and workspace wellness programs.
Team workouts
Mental Health Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Reddit will fund up to $5,000 per year towards your day care FSA.
Generous Parental Leave
Non-birthing parents receive up to 16 weeks of paid parental leave. Birthing parents receive 22+ weeks of paid parental leave.
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Reddit offers up to 17 weeks of paid family medical leave.
Adoption Assistance
Reddit will reimburse up to $25,000 for adoption and surrogacy expenses, and provide up to 16 weeks of paid bonding leave.
Company sponsored family events
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
In addition to an unlimited vacation policy, Reddit offers one paid wellness day off per month.
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Reddit will fund up to $150 per month towards your parking and public transportation costs to commute into the office.
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
Enjoy free lunch in all of our offices!
Stocked Kitchen
All of our offices are stocked with delicious snacks and beverages!
Happy Hours
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Utilize your personal wellness stipend to fund your fitness and take advantage of nationwide discounts for Classpass.
Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Continuing Education stipend

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