Senior Backend Engineer - Kyiv, Ukraine

Kyiv /
Engineering - Europe /
Full-Time
People.ai accelerates enterprise growth through the power of AI. With the industry’s only Revenue Intelligence System, People.ai frees all customer-facing teams, including salesmarketing, and customer success, from manual data entry by automatically capturing all contact and customer activity data, dynamically updating CRM and other systems of record, and providing actionable intelligence across management tools to realize the full selling capacity of the enterprise. Some of the world’s best brands are leveraging People.ai to transform their business, including Lyft, New Relic, Okta, Tanium, and Zoom.

At People.ai, we believe that people enrich the world around them in countless ways. We believe that the more time they spend applying their creativity, resourcefulness and critical thinking to activities that matter most in their professional life, the more effective a professional they become. We're developing a deep understanding of the professional world, mapping people, companies, and the information that flows between them through natural language processing and machine learning. Our team is a diverse, outspoken group of creatives and critical thinkers, hyper-focused on driving enterprise growth. We embrace different. We applaud non-traditional career paths. We're inspired by people who have made processes their own. 


As a Senior Backend Engineer, you will work with a vast amount of business data, design APIs, write machine learning and automation code, and build scalable systems.

We value ownership highly—the ability to take an idea through all the stages from conception to shipping a product. This reflects throughout our company, but is especially true in engineering. As an engineer at People.ai, you'll be a part of a highly independent and autonomous team. Since we're building out a robust data layer that needs to be presented elegantly to the end-user, you'll be working with a large array of different technologies and fields. Expect lots of interesting challenges.

Responsibilities

    • Design, implement, test, and maintain features in the following core systems within our platform:
    • A scalable, fault-tolerant system for synchronizing tens of billions of sales data records into Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems.
    • A social graph of the world’s sales data, incorporating hundreds of millions of records relations sales, people, companies, and deals to create actionable advice for sales and marketing teams.
    • An intelligent system for matching sales activity (e-mails, calendar data, calls) with sales data records from Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems, incorporating both complex business rules and using Machine Learning to leverage the company’s social graph.
    • Our core infrastructure, including areas such as user management, authentication, and authorization within our product.
    • Build monitoring and alerting tools to prevent our application from being unavailable; be part of weekly on-call rotations to quickly resolve any infrastructure issues whenever our application becomes unavailable.

Requirements

    • 5+ years of professional experience working on backend systems in an enterprise environment
    • 2+ years experience programming in Python 2.x/3.x Scala or Java
    • Experience with an enterprise-grade stack for scalable apps including messaging broker, in-memory storages, NoSQL, and key-value databases
    • Strong knowledge of TDD, Unit, and automated tests paradigms
    • Strong skills in SQL and RDBMS solutions
    • Understanding of SOA, microservices, and event-driven architecture
    • Experience with containerized applications, Docker, and Kubernetes are appreciated
    • Possess a DevOps mindset, AWS experience is a plus
    • Strong knowledge of HTTP stack and REST principles for integration with 3rd-party vendors
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or in a closely related discipline
People.ai stands alone in our ability to harness business activity to unlock growth for our customers. We’ve been awarded 49 patents and have an additional 50+ under review. We’ve also received validation via Gartner’s Hype Cycle for CRM Sales Technology, inclusion in Forrester’s New XX Wave, the Y Combinator Top Companies List, and the Forbes AI 50 list.

Headquartered in Redwood City, CA, People.ai is backed by Y Combinator and Silicon Valley’s top investors, including ICONIQ Capital, Andreessen Horowitz, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Akkadian Ventures, and Mubadala Capital. To learn more, visit us online at: www.people.ai"

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