Senior Back End Engineer

  • Location

    New York City

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering

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  • Salary:

    $190,000 (D.O.E)

  • Contact:

    Hannah D'Souza

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A Series A NYC based startup, who have developed an online platform that enables its users to design digital picture frames utilizing AI are looking for a Senior Backend Engineer, working with Ruby on Rails.  


The Company are post Series A ($15m in funding) and have experienced over 300% year on year growth.  The product applies state-of-the-art computer vision and machine learning technology to thousands of photos every day to automatically sort and curate users' libraries. 


Role and Responsibilities

  • Develop the backend system, which powers a network of thousands of picture frames 

  • Utilize machine learning and computer vision techniques applied to the photo database 

  • Identify and prioritize problems and opportunities in the tech stack 

  • Work across mobile and web application 

  • Build features in the internal API's 

Skills and Experience 

  • 3+ year’s Back End Engineering experience (2+ years Ruby at scale)

  • Experience with ActiveRecord and ActionController 

  • Experience with AWS, including EC2, S3 

  • Experience with Python too would be ideal 

  • Machine Learning frameworks i.e. Caffe 

  • Experience with Computer vision, OpenCV 

Salary - D.O.E plus equity and bonus and unlimited PTO