Backend Engineer (Search)

Position: Backend Engineer (Search)
Job type: Full-time / In-person
Location: Mountain View, CA or London, UK

Samaya AI is seeking an experienced Backend Engineer to join our team and help us develop and deploy efficient and powerful search and cutting-edge neural retrieval systems. As a member of our team, you will be responsible for developing performant backend retrieval systems while working with machine learning and large language models (LLMs).


  • Implement and optimize search and neural retrieval systems
  • Scale architectures while optimizing performance and accuracy
  • Assist with cloud orchestration and infrastructure
  • Develop and maintain production environment
  • Curate and manage large-scale data ingestion and indexing pipelines


  • Strong programming and engineering skills, with versatility across the backend stack
  • Track record of working with large-scale information retrieval systems
  • Passion, independence, and a willingness to take ownership of tasks
  • Passion for solving challenging problems

About Samaya AI

Samaya AI is dedicated to changing the way professionals access and use knowledge through the use of generative AI. Our team consists of top-tier ML scientists, software engineers, and full-stack developers working collaboratively in an inclusive, truth-seeking environment. Join us in shaping the future of knowledge and AI technology!

How to apply?

Email with the following information: name, email, phone number, resume/CV, LinkedIn profile, and website (if applicable).