Senior Backend Engineer

New York /
Engineering /
Full-time
At ASAPP, our mission is to solve complex and challenging problems by building transformative machine learning-powered products. We leverage artificial intelligence to address significant challenges that share three common characteristics: huge economic scale, systemic inefficiencies, and tremendous amounts of data. Our talented teams that drive our product innovation and development are located in New York City, San Francisco, Mountain View, and Buenos Aires.

We're seeking a Backend Engineer for a full-time job opportunity. The ideal candidate will share our passion for developing scalable, easy-to-use products, and have strong experience with either Go, Python, C++, Java, or Ruby. You’ll hopefully have experience with architecture and mentoring (though not totally necessary) -- and you’re ready to really put those skills to work.

What you'll need

    • 7+ years experience building software with either Python, Java, Go, or C++ (we use Go, but we'll teach you if you haven't used it)
    • Self-learner, independent, and have outstanding problem-solving skills
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Totally comfortable with all aspects of backend engineering (and if you have some frontend engineering experience, we also have fullstack roles available

What we'd like to see

    • BS or MS degree in Computer Science
    • Service Oriented Software Architectures
    • Web service development, REST or SOAP APIs
    • Scalable distributed applications experience

Perks

    • Competitive compensation
    • Free lunch daily
    • Fully stocked kitchen and snack room
    • Fitness and wellness perks
    • Learning and development opportunities
ASAPP is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status. If you have a disability and need assistance with our employment application process, please email us at careers@asapp.com to obtain assistance. #LI-DB1