Back River Search Group

Sr. Software Engineer

Back River Search - San Mateo, CA


Our client is on a mission to change how companies interact with their legal documents. Founded out of Harvard Law and MIT, they have been backed by leading early-stage venture funds.

Our client works by using advanced artificial intelligence models to help companies organize and understand the important business data contained in their legal documents. With their product, information locked away in documents becomes searchable, and key terms can be surfaced to the right people at the right time. Our client's product can be used across all documents across an organization and helps companies reduce costs and improve their compliance and business operations.

You will:

  • Work on a Scrum team in a collaborative environment to build a high-value, enterprise-grade web application
  • Design, implement, and deploy thoughtful REST APIs using Django and Python
  • Build systems to ensure a smooth transition from the research of Data Scientists into production
  • Leverage AWS to help ensure stability and scalability of a rapidly growing product
  • Use your past experience to help instrument the backend with application and performance metrics
  • Mentor teammates to help them learn and grow as a technologists and collaborators

Basic Skills:

  • 3+ years experience working in a software engineering capacity ideally in python, but also open to other languages (Java, C#, C++)
  • Solid Frameworks skills and good database knowledge

Advanced skills:

  • AWS/GCP knowledge
  • Docker Knowledge(used it, and deployed it before)
  • Knowledge on design patterns(Factory, Adapter, Bridge etc)
  • Knowledge on Computer system(How cache, memory works on Linux)


Posted On: Wednesday, August 28, 2019

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