Founding Engineer (Backend)

  • Location

    New York

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering

  • Job type:


  • Contact:

    Charlie Kerr

  • Contact email:


  • Consultant:

    Charlie Kerr


Our client is building a product taht enables developers and companies to expand to new ventures by launching API-first products. Developers can build subscriptions and pricing infrasctructure for API's. Our client platform acts as a service for API developers and reduces teh time to market for API companies from months to only hours. 


  • Building a new API for our users, or iterate on existing APIs and SDKs
  • Improve on existing architecture and cache systems.
  • Build out a ton of asynchronous jobs and task queues
  • Build and iterate on stream processing pipelines (Kafka) and ML operations.
  • Building new tools for our partners and users.


  • 3+ years of experience of building scalable and performant backend systems
  • Enjoy and have experience improving product experiences and building backend systems
  • Experience working with caches and cache optimization techniques
  • We work mostly in Python, with some Go, Java and Node.js.
  • Hold yourself and others to a high bar when working with production systems
  • Experience with Git, CI/CD and testing frameworks.