Founding Software Engineer

AI Start-Up

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  • / San Francisco
  • / Permanent
  • / $180,000 - $220,000
REF: VCO10656

Senior Backend/AI Engineer

Up to $220,000
San Francisco – Hybrid – 2-3 days in office
*US Citizens/Green Card holders/TN only*

About the company 

They are an exciting AI start-up helping businesses to tailor LLMs to their data and are well-funded and backed by VCs and Angel investors.

Role Summary 

As a Senior Backend/AI Engineer, you will be joining the founding team, playing a key role in driving their technology.

Key Responsibilities

  • Working with vector embeddings, knowledge graphs and foundation models
  • Owning large parts of the core tech stack
  • Partnering with customers to ensure they are receiving exceptional service
  • Driving 0 to 1 products independently

Experience Required 

  • 3+ years of experience in Software Engineering or similar with a focus on AI and LLMs.
  • Strong experience developing LLM-powered applications.
  • Experience working within a start-up environment.
  • Strong Python development skills.
  • Desire to work with early users and shape a product alongside them.
  • A love for discovering high-impact opportunities and executing them.


  • Opportunity to solve large problems while taking ownership
  • Unlimited PTO and flexible hours
  • Health benefits
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