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Senior Backend Engineer (Talent Pool/Expression of Interest)



Software Engineering, People & HR
Posted on Friday, July 5, 2024

About Nanonets

Nanonets has a vision to help computers see the world starting with reading and understanding documents. Machine Learning (ML) is no longer a futuristic concept—it's a present-day powerhouse transforming the business landscape. Nanonets is at the forefront of this transformation, offering innovative ML solutions designed to make document related processes faster than ever before.

From automating data extraction processes to enhancing reconciliation, our solutions are designed to revolutionize workflows, optimize operations, and unlock untapped potential for our clients. Our client footprint spans across brands such as Toyota, Boston Scientific, and Entergy to name a few enabling businesses across a myriad of industries to unlock the potential of their visual and textual data.

We recently announced a series B round of $29 million in funding by Accel and are backed by the likes of existing investors including Elevation Capital & YCombinator. This infusion of capital underscores our commitment to driving innovation and expanding our reach in delivering cutting-edge AI solutions to businesses worldwide.

Read about the release here:

We’re on a mission to hire the very best and are committed to creating exceptional employee experiences where everyone is respected and has access to equal opportunity.

About the role

As a Backend engineer, you should be comfortable with backend (Preferably Golang) . You will be primarily working on shipping new features like new integrations, enabling more machine learning API’s, and building complex workflows. You will also work on optimizing response times, building features that will scale to 100’s of millions of documents we process every month.

What we’re looking for

  • B.Tech/B.E background from a Top-Tier college.
  • Backend experience - Preferably golang
  • Databases - Understanding of data modeling for SQL preferably MySql/PostgreSQL
  • Strong fundamentals in OOP design patterns
  • Agility in shipping features
  • Curiosity and Willingness to learn new things while solving a challenging problem
  • Learning and incorporating best practices in software development, security and design/architecture
  • Bonus if you have working experience with AWS/GCP

Some of the interesting features we have shipped in backend

  • Compile python code into C which could be imported into golang and then shipped as binary for on premise systems
  • Autoscale GPU dependent services with kubernetes with a custom metric
  • Displaying machine learning metrics in simplified ways to end users so they can act based on those metrics
  • Building large number and variety of integrations with relatively generic interface like salesforce, quickbooks, RPA's, external databases
  • Process large number of files in highly distributed manner in golang

(Please note : We will be opening the search for this role soon. Submitting your resume here would mean your profile getting reviewed promptly and on priority when we initiate the recruiting process.)