Senior Technical Architect | AI/ML Autonomous Startup

  • Location

    Mountain View

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering, Data Science

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  • Salary:

    Market Competitive

  • Contact:

    Kiel O'Mara

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  • Duration:


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  • Consultant:

    Kiel O'Mara

My client is a very well-funded ($180m) global, expanding startup focused on 'Cognitive Automation'. Their technology understands how your business works, makes real-time recommendations, predicts outcomes, and takes action autonomously - Essential for the self-driving future.

I am looking for someone to step in and lead the growing cloud architecture.


  • Design, build and maintain modular, efficient, secure, reusable, and reliable code automation
  • Be a key player in major architectural adoption and mentor team throughout the product development lifecycle
  • Provide technical leadership and oversight for more than 1 scrum teams
  • Drive Technology roadmaps and take up research/POC work for new tools/technology solutions to support product roadmap
  • Identify bottlenecks in applications and devise solutions to ensure the best possible performance, quality, scalability, security, and responsiveness of the applications
  • Collaborate cross-functionally in all phases of the development life-cycle
  • Participate in design and code reviews

What You'll Bring:

  • 11+ years of experience in building architecture and design for large scale enterprise application on cloud
  • Expertise with Java, J2EE, SQL, multi-threading, caching techniques and microservices
  • Experience utilizing CI/CD techniques
  • Knowledge and basic experience with mobile application development and architecture (iOS and Android)
  • Hands-on experience in SQL, data modeling and data structures for high-volume and high-velocity data
  • Experience in JavaScript frameworks; such as Angular, ReactJS, etc - Preferred
  • Proven track record in building products on big data systems such as Spark, RabbitMQ, Apache Kafka, and other Big data technologies
  • Experience building large scale distributed, fault-tolerant systems
  • Experience in NoSQL datastores (Cassandra/MongoDB/Redis) and basic knowledge on Columnar database
  • Good interpersonal skills and have experience working with global teams
  • Willingness and ability to travel to customer sites as needed

Nice to Have:

  • Startup experience with successful growth (i.e. series C - IPO)
  • Experience taking manual infrastructure to fully automated, immutable
  • Experience in the Autonomous space

On Offer:

  • Up to $250k base 
  • Equity
  • Bonus

Excellent benefits package