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Senior Backend Platform Engineer - Golang/Python/Kubernetes

  • Location

    New York, USA

  • Sector:

    Data Engineering

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    US$200000.00 - US$300000.00 per annum + Equity + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Lewis Adams-Dunstan

  • Email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -012022-90362_1641483132

  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Startdate:


Lewis Adams-Dunstan is looking for Staff/Senior-level Backend Platform Engineer (Think SRE) for his fully remote client.

In this role you'll report directly to the Chief Technology Officer and will be primarily responsible for building and scaling complex distributed systems on the cloud using #GO / #Python and #kubernetes.

This is a fast-paced, start-up environment with a focus on speed, quality, and iteration from proof of concept to release.

Specific tasks will include:
- Writing production-ready code
- Delivering new features, improving system stability, and increasing overall performance
- Evaluating, strengthing, and documenting technical architecture, tools, and processes

This is a home-based position. The details around how this will work will be discussed during the interview.


The Candidate:
The perfect person for this Senior Backend Platform Engineer role will need direct experience in writing readable/testable/efficient code in GO or Python and managing k8s operations.

We also need you to have prior experience of:
- The delivery of new features to improve system stability and increase overall performance
- Partnering with engineering and product leaders to develop the platform architecture
- Using your experience to inform the technical direction for large-scale projects
- Quality assessment, implementing automation, driving continuous delivery, and reducing time to production while proactively reducing technical debt
- Mentoring and coaching engineers on system design, operating in high uncertainty, and problem-solving to create a supportive, inclusive environment in which each engineer can grow

Is that you? If so, send me your resume: lewis.ad@darwinrecruitment.com


The Package:
The range for this role is between $180,000 - $300,000 per annum (depending on skill level and experience), and it comes with some REALLY impressive benefits. When I say that they're truly market-leading, I have never seen anything like this in all my years!

People join this company for many reasons, such as they:
- Want to build something cutting edge
- Want to feel the impact of their work
- Want to work with world-class engineers
- Want to feel the impact of their work
- Want to feel valued

The company works continuously to build a truly diverse and inclusive workforce and culture. They welcome and encourage candidates from all aspects of diversity to apply for this role.


The Company:
They are a groundbreaking start-up company built by some of the most talented engineering pioneers in the US, that gives people and businesses the opportunity to build and train state-of-the-art AI models on hundreds of cloud gpus and tpus from anywhere in the world... Remotely
Interested? If you think you're right for this Senior Backend Platform Engineer role, then click the 'Apply Now' button, send us your resume and we'll consider you for the first round of interviews.

Darwin Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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