Senior Backend Engineer (Remote)



Software Engineering
Posted on Saturday, June 22, 2024

Senior Backend Engineer

About the Company:

Clarifai is a leading, full-lifecycle deep-learning AI platform for computer vision, natural language processing, audio recognition, and large language models (LLM). We help organizations transform unstructured images, video, text, and audio data into structured data at a significantly faster and more accurate rate than humans would be able to do on their own. Founded in 2013 by Matt Zeiler, Ph.D. Clarifai has been a market leader in AI since winning the top five places in image classification at the 2013 ImageNet Challenge. Clarifai continues to grow with employees remotely based throughout the United States, Canada, Argentina, India, and Estonia.

We have raised $100M in funding to date, with $60M coming from our most recent Series C. We are backed by industry leaders like Menlo Ventures, Union Square Ventures, Lux Capital, New Enterprise Associates, LDV Capital, Corazon Capital, Google Ventures, NVIDIA, Qualcomm and Osage.

The Opportunity:

As a Senior Engineer, you build the systems and services behind the Clarifai magic. Model workflow engine development and Retrieval Augmented Generation (RAG) systems.


You will help customers build systems that are able to perform automated tasks and retrieve private information using large AI models


  • A minimum of 6 years backend software development experience.
  • Experience with one or more OOP programming languages and with one or more relational database management systems.
  • Clarifai has lots of projects, experience in juggling multiple projects is highly preferred.
  • Think fast! Move fast! We hope you thrive working in a fast paced environment.
  • We prefer that you have experience working on a distributed team; great communications skills and transparency will help everyone on the team.
  • Agile experience.

Great to Have:

  • Experience with GO or Python
  • ML related experience