Staff Backend Engineer

Staff Backend Engineer

The company

  • Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning
  • From 15 to 50 employees

The job

Staff Backend Engineer

This position was filled!

Qui sont-ils ? est une Deeptech ayant pour ambition de faciliter le travail grâce au langage. Elle a développé une intelligence artificielle unique et à contre-courant des modèles actuels omniprésents sur le marché des solutions d’automatisation. Cette technologie fonctionne ainsi sans entraînement ni données personnelles, est transparente par nature et 100% française.

Fondée en 2016 par 4 entrepreneurs issus des secteurs de la technologie, de la communication, de la philosophie et de l’art, est une startup qui s’est rapidement agrandie. Portant un projet fort et différencié de la majorité des entreprises technologiques, elle a su faire adhérer des personnalités à fort potentiel à sa vision éthique de l’intelligence artificielle, et ainsi embarquer aujourd’hui plus de 20 collaborateurs en 3 ans.

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Descriptif du poste

  • Advocate for improvements to product quality, security, and performance that have particular impact across your team and others.
  • Solve technical problems of the highest scope and complexity for your team.
  • Exert significant influence on the overall objectives and long-range goals of your team.
  • Actively seek out difficult impediments to our efficiency as a team (“technical debt”), propose and implement solutions that will enable the entire team to iterate faster
  • Provide mentorship for all Engineers on your team to help them grow in their technical responsibilities and remove blockers to their autonomy.
  • Develop features and improvements to the products in a secure, well-tested, and performant way
  • Drive innovation on the team with a willingness to experiment and to boldly confront problems of immense complexity and scope.

Profil recherché

We are looking for a staff backend engineer to empower our unique symbolic NLU AI.
Ideally, the profile would be a product-oriented engineer:

  • proactive with product ideas & opinions
  • interested in the business, user behavior and data
  • with curiosity and a keen interest in “why?”
  • strong communicators and great relationships with non-engineers
  • offering product/engineering tradeoffs upfront
  • pragmatically handling of edge cases

We believe in end-to-end product feature ownership and so we adopted and adapted the Shape Up methodology. You will be heavily involved in every step of the product: inception, planning, design, development, release & maintenance.


  • Significant professional experience with PHP, SQL, Symfony & Doctrine.
  • Significant experience with QA, CI & CD practices
  • Demonstrated capacity to clearly and concisely communicate about complex technical, architectural or organizational problems and propose iterative solutions
  • Experience with performance and optimization problems and a demonstrated ability to both diagnose and prevent these problems
  • Positive and solution-oriented mindset.
  • Effective communication skills: Regularly achieve consensus with peers, and clear status updates.
  • Share our values: candor, excellence-driven, sustainability and kindness
  • French: fluent (french work environment), English: proficiency (written and spoken)

Nice to have

  • Comfort working in a highly agile, intensely iterative software development process
  • Self-motivated and self-managing, with great organizational skills.
  • Product company experience

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