Lead Back-End Developer

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Job description

A U.S.-based company that is working to provide a quick, scalable, and targeted platform that helps businesses in testing their products and find problems before customers do, is looking for a Lead Back-End Developer. The developer will be creating a highly distinctive solution in the AI sector while collaborating with seasoned founders, team members, and engineers. The company is currently operating in stealth mode while developing a generative AI product with a focus on building tailored chat and agent engagement solutions that help businesses in releasing better products more quickly. The company has managed to raise more than $19mn during their Series B round of funding. This position requires a significant overlap with the PST time zone. 


Job Responsibilities:

  • Iterate and improve the product frequently while shipping fast and learning from users
  • Lead back-end implementation, actively participate in product and design discussions, and directly learn from them
  • Build a ground-breaking AI solution while collaborating closely with knowledgeable founders and a talented team of developers
  • Thrive in a tight-knit startup setting 
  • Actively participate in the ongoing improvement and growth of the Flask-based server architecture
  • Create trustworthy Python code that is effective, reusable, and maintainable for the back-end services
  • Adapt the current stack to new goods, tools, and technology as they develop
  • Work directly with front-end developers and other team members to make sure that web technologies like JavaScript, TypeScript, and React are integrated seamlessly
  • Conduct code reviews, give feedback to coworkers, and participate in a continuous improvement culture
  • Improve the performance, scalability, and stability of the present Flask server infrastructure

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science (or equivalent experience)
  • At least 4-7+ years of relevant experience as a back-end developer
  • 4-8+ years of experience working with Python back-end development
  • 3+ years of experience working with technologies for web development, like JavaScript, TypeScript, React, etc.
  • Exceptional teamwork skills and a commitment to the ownership and accountability culture
  • Strong capacity for problem-solving, adaptability, and a desire to learn
  • Nice to have an interest in generative AI and to stay informed about the latest advances in this field, such as ChatGPT, ChatGPT Plugins, Langchain, AgentGPT, Pinecone, etc.
  • Excellent spoken and written English communication skills

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