New York, NY

Senior Software Engineer, Backend & Cloud Computing

We’re seeking a creative Senior Software Engineer, Backend & Cloud Computing who enjoys implementing large-scale systems to join our Engineering Team. In this role you will collaborate with our world-class team focusing on product development, machine learning and pathology to distribute and execute a variety of computationally expensive algorithms in the cloud at a large scale while optimizing for speed and cost. This is an extraordinary opportunity to be part of a high-performing team and to pursue a life-changing mission with unique technical challenges!


  • Architect, develop and maintain a scalable, reliable and high-performance platform to execute algorithms in the cloud
  • Efficiently schedule and distribute various heterogenous jobs and AI algorithms within a distributed ecosystem, while optimizing for speed and cost
  • Design a system that can handle very large images as input data while optimizing storage space
  • Maintain and enhance current products and services to best serve our customers
  • Implement and test new features while applying software development best practices
  • Work within a cross-disciplinary agile team


  • Extensive experience architecting scalable systems for distributed computing in the cloud
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Experience with message queuing systems (e.g. SQS, ActiveMQ, etc.)
  • Experience with Event Driven Design
  • Experience with data pipelines and executing workflows
  • Experience with Python, or equivalent
  • Experience with Docker containers
  • Experience with Kubernetes
  • Experience with Unix operating systems
  • Experience with continuous integration and continuous deployment (CI/CD)
  • Experience with modern product development practices, including software testing (e.g. unit testing, regression testing).

Nice to have

  • Experience with Domain Driven Design

Minimum qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field, or equivalent years of experience.
  • 5+ years of industry experience as a software engineer developing distributed computing architectures.
  • You are authorized to work in the US and will not require sponsorship in the future.