Product Engineer - Frontend & Fullstack

Engineering, Mountain View Office

Samaya AI is building knowledge discovery tools for domain experts using AI and Large Language Models. Our platform enables users to answer complex questions and uncover hidden insights from large sets of knowledge-intensive documents.

Founded by Maithra Raghu (formerly at Google Brain) and Fabio Petroni (formerly at Meta AI), Samaya AI has incredible firepower in terms of researchers, engineers, and developers with a breadth of AI experience, including Stanford, Meta AI, Google, Microsoft, and more. 

Join our team as an experienced Frontend / Fullstack Engineer and play a critical role in shaping the future of professional knowledge access. In this role, you'll develop cutting-edge AI products designed to address the complex challenges. Your work will focus on creating seamless, intuitive, and impactful web applications, driving the evolution of our product suite.

Your Opportunity

  • Lead the development of web applications, from conception through deployment, ensuring they meet our high standards for performance, accessibility, and user experience.
  • Design and implement APIs and services that power our applications, working closely with backend teams to ensure seamless integration and data flow.
  • Actively monitor and debug applications in production, identifying and resolving issues to maintain optimal performance and reliability.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional team members, including product managers, designers, and data scientists, to deliver innovative features and products.
  • Champion the continuous improvement of our engineering processes, advocating for best practices in code quality, deployment, and maintenance.

Your first 3 months

  • Become intimately familiar with our product architecture, tech stack, and development processes, contributing to ongoing projects and initiatives.
  • Successfully launch at least one major feature or improvement, receiving positive feedback from stakeholders and demonstrating a significant impact on user experience or product performance.
  • Establish yourself as a key team player, capable of navigating the complexities of a startup environment while delivering consistent, high-quality work.
  • Actively engage in learning and mentoring within the team, becoming a "go-to" technical advisor.

What you’ll bring

  • 5+ years of experience of building and shipping scalable features across frontend and backend
  • Expertise in front-end development, with advanced skills in React, TypeScript, and modern web technologies, ensuring the creation of engaging user interfaces.
  • Solid experience across the full development stack, including Python, Docker, Kubernetes, and cloud platforms like AWS, Azure, or GCP.
  • A passion for building products that delight users, with a strong product orientation and the ability to prioritize features based on user value.
  • The ability to quickly learn and adopt new languages and tools, demonstrating flexibility and a growth mindset.
  • A track record of independence, taking full ownership of tasks and projects, with a commitment to delivering high-quality and impactful work.

What we provide

  • Flexible and hybrid work environment (typically spend a minimum of 2 days in the office per week)
  • Comprehensive health insurance coverage, including medical, dental, vision, and short-term disability
  • Opportunity to rest and recharge with unlimited PTO
  • Support your long-term financial well-being with 401K (US) and Pension (UK)
  • Create your work setup with your office equipment allowance
  • Travel to other locations is encouraged to foster team cohesion and maintain Samaya’s unique culture

If you're motivated to make a difference and possess the drive to succeed but are not sure you meet all the criteria, why not give us a try? 
We are committed to ensuring an equitable selection process for everyone and welcome applicants from varied backgrounds to enrich our team. If you require accommodations or adjustments during our recruitment process, please inform us.

*Samaya AI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor. 

We pride ourselves on working collaboratively in an inclusive, truth-seeking environment, dedicated to changing the way professionals access and use knowledge through generative AI. Join us in shaping the future of knowledge and AI technology! 

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