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Senior Software Engineer, Backend - AIDA



Software Engineering
Mountain View, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 2, 2024
Harness is a high-growth company that is disrupting the software delivery market. Our mission is to enable the 30 million software developers in the world to deliver code to their users reliably, efficiently, securely and quickly, increasing customers’ pace of innovation while improving the developer experience. We offer solutions for every step of the software delivery lifecycle to build, test, secure, deploy and manage reliability, feature flags and cloud costs. The Harness Software Delivery Platform includes modules for CI, CD, Cloud Cost Management, Feature Flags, Service Reliability Management, Security Testing Orchestration, Chaos Engineering, Software Engineering Insights and continues to expand at an incredibly fast pace.
Harness is led by technologist and entrepreneur Jyoti Bansal, who founded AppDynamics and sold it to Cisco for $3.7B. We’re backed with $425M in venture financing from top-tier VC and strategic firms, including J.P. Morgan, Capital One Ventures, Citi Ventures, ServiceNow, Splunk Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners, Adage Capital Partners, Balyasny Asset Management, Gaingels, Harmonic Growth Partners, Menlo Ventures, IVP, Unusual Ventures, GV (formerly Google Ventures), Alkeon Capital, Battery Ventures, Sorenson Capital, Thomvest Ventures and Silicon Valley Bank.

We're thrilled to invite passionate backend engineers to join our dynamic product team within the AIDA product division. As we continue to expand our cutting-edge Generative AI and machine learning product, your role will be pivotal in driving its growth and evolution. Join us in shaping the future of AI-driven innovation in software delivery, where endless opportunities for professional development and impact await.

You will be a part of the AI Developer Assistant (AIDA) engineering team who focuses on building company wide AI products to enhance our product offerings using AI. Check out more about AIDA here: https://www.harness.io/products/aida

  • Driving end to end, design and implementation of features including data instrumentation, pipelines and backend
  • Design, develop, and maintain integrations with multiple AI and cloud systems like Google Vertex AI, Azure, AWS and OpenAI
  • Build software for a first class AI enabled user experience
  • Collaborate with product management, engineering teams and Machine learning engineers for requirements through to delivery
  • Design and implement scalable AI services
  • 3+ years of experience developing backend systems
  • 3+ years of experience in Python with some knowledge of JavaScript ( preferably Typescript )
  • Experience in RestAPIs, RPC, Deploying services
  • Experience in data modeling using NoSQL systems like MongoDB or SQL systems like MySQL, Postgres, etc.
  • Bachelor's degree, CS preferred, or equivalent professional experience
  • Strongly prefer candidates with experience in building Code Generation products using LLMs

Work Location

  • Successful candidates will be expected to come into the Mountain View, CA office at least 3 days a week

What you will have at Harness

    • Competitive compensation
    • Comprehensive healthcare benefits
    • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
    • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
    • Paid Time Off and Parental Leave
    • Monthly, quarterly, and annual social and team-building events
    • Recharge & Reset Program
    • Monthly internet reimbursement
    • Commuter benefits

Harness in the News

The anticipated salary range for this position is $164,000 - $226,000 annually. Salary is determined by a combination of factors including location, level, relevant experience, and skills. The range displayed on each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the position across all US locations. The compensation package for this position may also include equity, and benefits. More details about our company benefits can be found at the following link: https://www.harness.io/company/careers.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

Pay transparency
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