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Amsterdam, New York, Remote
March 16, 2022
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Senior Back-end Engineer

As a Founding Front End Engineer, you will be creating engaging UIs for CX teams. Your work will provide the first touch point for our enterprise customers to interact and improve the experience of tens of millions of their end-users.

About Fini

Fini helps companies interact with their customers by turning their knowledge base into an AI chat.

This is a chance for you to join an early stage start-up and play a key role in shaping the company. This amount of freedom and influence in a young YC-backed company with highly driven founders will be difficult to find anywhere else.

The opportunity

As a Founding Backend Engineer, you will be creating and scaling the backend and APIs of our ML embeddings and chatbot creation services. This will be in close collaboration with the founders, customers and engineers.

What you will do

  • Lead backend engineering by designing and building scalable components
  • Be involved in creating technical roadmaps and executing on them
  • Actively participate in technical designs and architecture discussions
  • Directly work with the founders, engineers and and end-users for feedback
  • Help us with recruiting as we grow (we want more superstars like you!

Who you are

  • 3-5 years of experience as a Backend Engineer
  • Experience defining architectural direction and leading execution on technical decisions
  • Ability to mentor others via code review, pair programming, and technical guidance
  • Clear communicator, able to simplify complex jargon to a lay audience

Nice to have

  • Experience with AI / ML / NLP systems
  • Experience with UX / User Research

Tech stack

  • Frontend is React
  • API is NodeJS
  • ML services exist as Python Flask APIs
  • All hosted on GCP (runtime) and Supabase (DB, auth)


We are currently only considering candidates we have previously worked with. As such the process will be lightweight and mostly focused on team culture fit.

The team

  • We’re a fast paced team, eager to come out on top in the B2B Generative Bots race
  • Highly diverse, representing 10 languages between the 3 of us
  • We’re hungry to build lasting impact for our customers with our smarts, drive and light hearted approach.
  • We love working with driven colleagues, companies and customers alike
  • We take our work seriously but are never too far from sharing a good laugh :)

Why Fini

We are backed by the most well-known venture funds in the world, YCombinator and Matrix Partners. As such, we provide you - a future Finian - with competitive compensation, great benefits, serious equity, a flexible work schedule and the latest gear to bring your code to life. 

Even if your experience doesn’t match every bullet point, we’d still love to learn more about you and why becoming a Finian is your next career-defining moment.

The role is remote but includes a kickoff together in-person in Amsterdam.

Fini is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on gender, religion, race, mental disability, sexual orientation, age, or any other status. All applicants are considered based on their qualifications and merits. At Fini, we inspire an environment of mutual respect and we believe diversity and inclusion are crucial to success.

Amsterdam, New York, Remote
March 16, 2022
We look forward to hearing from you
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