Lead Backend Developer

Mycroft is positioned to be the open source hub of voice interaction, AI and machine learning systems; bridging the gap between data collection and personal data protection. We are looking for someone to take ownership of the backend development of the Mycroft AI ecosystem. This isn’t complete greenfield, but nearly so.

Current technologies: Java, Python, Neo4J, PostgreSQL, Kafka, microservice architecture

In this role, you will:

Control web backend development (API), web frontend development (website), the technologies used to implement and the infrastructure to support it. We are also building the framework for collaborating globally with organizations such as Mozilla and Wikipedia, research institutions and private businesses for on ethical communal data collection and sharing.

You may fit this role if you:

*Want to change the world (seriously)
*Care about personal privacy
*Want to “own” your work -- great responsibility along with great power
*Like to build large-scale software systems
*Still enjoy writing code
*Look forward to the challenges of growing from a team of 3 people to 20+
*Respect the viewpoints and needs of both individuals and business
*Understand the needs of enterprises deploying open technologies
*Don’t like being bored

When applying, include :

*Your work history
*Links to previous open source contributions
*How soon you can relocate to Kansas City

Jobkey:
333
Program:
MassChallenge Boston 2017 Accelerator
Job Type:
A full-time permanent position
Application Email:
eric.jurgeson@mycroft.ai
Startup:
Mycroft AI