PicsArt is looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to join our AI team and help us build and scale our AI Infrastructure. The ideal candidate will be a strong software engineer with experience in developing and deploying scalable and reliable microservices. In this position, you will have the opportunity to develop services that will be hit by massive amounts of live traffic. Many of PicsArt's tools are backed by our world-class team of AI Researchers. Today they empower PicsArt's image editing tools, search and recommendation engine. As Python is tightly integrated with the AI/ML ecosystem, it became our main language of choice for building our services and infrastructure. Backend engineers who don’t have experience with Python but are willing to switch to it are also welcome to our team. Knowledge of Machine Learning is not required.
BS/MA degree in Computer Science or other quantitative fields;
5+ years of professional experience in software development;
Experience in building scalable microservice;
Knowledge of Computer Science,Algorithms, Data Structures, Distributed systems, OOP, OOD;
Advanced written and verbal English communication skills.
Develop state of the art microservices that serves our AI tools to more than 150M monthly active users;
Work with the Infrastructure team to build CI/CD pipelines;
Work closely with stakeholders PM’s and Researchers to deliver new features;
Mentor and review other engineers.
Our Tech Stack includes but not limited to:
Google Cloud Platform;
What we seek and value most in our candidates:
Professionalism in both soft and hard skills; motivation to grow, learn and share, positive attitude, flexibility, transparency, ownership and the most important - passion and commitment.
You will be working in an environment with more than 1000 servers in 4 data centers on different continents, delivering over 95 billion monthly requests and 10Pb monthly traffic.
PicsArt is the world's largest creative platform for social media editing, with more than 130 million monthly active users and influencers. PicsArt community creates, remixes and shares nearly 1 billion images every month; the company has amassed one of the largest open-source collections of content in the world, including free-to-edit photos, stickers and more. PicsArt is available in 30 languages for free and as a subscription on iOS, Android and Windows devices. Headquartered in San Francisco with offices in Yerevan, Armenia, Los Angeles, and Beijing.