Geomagical Labs is a visual AI company. We're pioneering "indoor imagination" applications for hundreds of millions of users. With our products, consumers can capture photorealistic, portable 3D models of their spaces, and decorate them with virtual furnishings from anywhere, enabling digital ecommerce of the massive home retail industry.Founded by successful serial entrepreneurs, and located in downtown Mountain View, California, Geomagical Labs has a well-funded, multi-year roadmap, and an exclusive, strategic partnership with IKEA, the world's largest home furnishings retailer.

Geomagical Labs

United States

Python Backend Lead Engineer

Geomagical Labs is crafting advanced AI algorithms into exciting consumer experiences for a well-known and beloved global brand, with hundreds of millions of users.

We have an opening for a high-impact Python backend lead engineer who is excited to help organize and lead a team to build cloud services, APIs, data pipelines and tools for mass-scale, AI-powered, consumer apps. This could be a great opportunity for an ambitious, hands-on, backend engineer with strong systems architecture skills and interests in mass-scale platforms, backend infrastructure, performance engineering, data analytics and machine learning.


  • Organize and lead a small team of backend platform engineers --- guiding the architecture, planning & tracking the team’s projects and defining roadmaps.
  • Design and develop reliable and high-performance backend APIs to power our customer facing services.
  • Create internal applications and tools to support the company’s engineering teams
  • Benchmark and optimize performance of key APIs, microservices, and databases.
  • Build infrastructure to measure, monitor, and enhance our real-time AI and service pipelines and key business analytics.
  • Mentor and develop engineers within the Platform Engineering team as well as serving as an engineering bar-raiser across company-wide engineering organizations.
  • Interface with other teams in the IKEA family to integrate our capabilities into new IKEA websites and services.


  • Excellent health & retirement benefits. Full medical, dental, and vision coverage.
  • Strong people-first culture with generous PTO, a focus on improving each other, and an actively shaped team culture to ensure a happy and healthy working environment for all.
  • Opportunity to work in a dynamic R&D team of successful serial entrepreneurs, software developers, computer vision & AI researchers, AR & graphics engineers.
  • Headquarters located in downtown Mountain View, California --- an easy walk from restaurants, coffee, the Stevens Creek Trail, and Caltrain commuter rail.
  • Location is flexible - you are able to work from any location, as long as you have reliable internet access and can work most hours of a Pacific Time work day.