Founding Backend Engineer

San Francisco, California
Engineering /
Full-time /
On-site
At Exa, we're building search for the AI world. Our customers range anywhere from AI startups using our search to power their AI models, to large AI labs using Exa for high quality datasets. This makes the business side very interesting and dynamic.


Desired Experience

    • You have extensive experience with some high performance language (C++, rust, etc.)
    • You’re comfortable optimizing the crap out of a system

Example Projects

    • Recreate google-level search over 10 billion pages in 1 month
    • Revamp our document parser to work for any website
    • Make a custom vector database run over a billion vectors in under 100ms