Inference/C++ Backend Engineer

Paris/London
Engineering /
Full-time /
Hybrid
We are seeking an experienced backend engineer to join our development team.

Your mission will be to:
- Architect and optimize the inference backbone of our platform.
- Drive the acquisition and automation of benchmarks at micro and macro scale.

The ideal candidate should possess:
- Proven experience in C++ and Python, with a strong focus on backend development and performance optimization.
- A strong understanding of infrastructure, continuous integration, and continuous development principles.
- Interest in applying backend development skills to AI-driven solutions, involving large language models.
- The ability to independently craft top-tier solutions focused on backend systems while considering the overall user experience.
- Eagerness to quickly adapt to emerging technologies within a dynamic development landscape.
- The desire to gain insights into AI software intricacies and contribute to the team with their backend development expertise.

The ideal candidate will play a pivotal role within our AI engineering team, collaborating closely with the team lead to drive the development and implementation of innovative products. You will contribute your backend expertise to shape the future of AI-powered applications, working alongside a dynamic team to turn vision into reality.

We value strong candidates with verifiable accomplishments.


We're a small team, composed of seasoned researchers and engineers in the AI field. We like to work hard and be at the edge of science. We are creative, low-ego, team-spirited, and have been passionate about AI for years. We hire people that foster in competitive environments, because they find them more fun to work in. We hire passionate women and men from all over the world.

Developers are using our API via la Plateforme to build incredible AI-first applications powered by our models that can understand and generate natural language text and code. We are multilingual at our core. More recently, we released le Chat, as a demonstrator of our models.