Lead Backend Engineer
Remesh is one of the world's leading conversation platforms for engaging and understanding large groups of people - including customers, employees, prospects, or constituents. The Remesh platform uses AI and machine learning to analyze, understand, and segment participant responses to questions and prompts, online and in real time. Through this process, our customers are able to quickly draw out actionable insights as they engage thousands of participants simultaneously.
We are a team of passionate, motivated, and intelligent people, with a touch of quirk (i.e., we are fun!). We are all united by a mission to build a platform that can help people truly understand each other - across political, geographical, and cultural divides - to help make the world a better, more understanding place.
As of March 2018, Remesh has secured $10 million in Series A funding. We are excited to be disrupting the $70+ billion insights industry. We know what we're building is special, and we're looking for energetic people to help us create something extraordinary.
We seek a highly-skilled backend engineer to lead our team to automate key workflows on our machine learning platform and build integrations with third-party data providers.
The role comes with immediate ownership and impact which should strongly motivate the right candidate. Major responsibilities include developing our integration strategy with a variety of data providers, designing our own API for integrations for resellers, and automating mission-critical internal workflows.
Successful candidates will possess solid knowledge of software engineering best practices, Linux, open-source software, and cloud architecture and design. Good communication skills and empathy are highly desired, as this engineer will lead other engineers and work with our product and other technical teams. Creativity and good problem-solving skills are also highly desired.
- BS or MS in Computer Science or Engineering
- 5-10 years minimum of professional experience in a Backend role
- 5 years minimum developing on one of the following cloud platforms: Google Cloud (preferred), AWS, Azure
- 2 years minimum leading engineering teams or managing engineers on projects
- Strong backend engineering background, with specific experience designing B2C platforms and managing close integrations with 3rd-party SaaS services
- Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
- Django experience
- Machine learning experience
The Benefits of Working with Remesh
- Medical Dental Vision Coverage
- 401K plan
- Flexible work arrangements pending supervisor approval
- An enviable snack pantry
- An energetic team that celebrates, often
- Stipend for ongoing learning
- An office in the heart of Manhattan’s Flatiron District