Founding Engineer at FlowDex

A portfolio company of the AI2 Incubator

Seattle, WA 

 

Billions of hours are wasted every year looking for information that you know exists in one place or another. Think about this for a moment, you get an email asking about the status of a project you’re working on and you have to dig through your email, your Google Drive, your chat history, and, and … Likely, it takes 20 minutes just to find the latest and most relevant information, and then you still need to think about how to reply.

We’re fixing this inefficiency in work. Advances in A.I. enables us to link your knowledge together to supercharge the future of work. We need a founding engineer that cares about our purpose and about building a great product. The role will be a key member of our founding employee team, and be an instrumental part of building AI for the next generation of productivity and collaboration software.

In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Get hands on with cutting edge, full-stack, AI to enhance discovery and collaboration while integrating with existing workflows and tools
  • Design and deliver customer facing features from prototype to production. We have a growing list of early adopters waiting for the product, so you’ll be able to get immediate feedback from real customers.
  • Triage critical customer issues and provide technical guidance for customer engagement

To be successful in this role, it would help if you have:

  • Past experience building and scaling products that people have loved
  • A love for wonderful user experience that makes users happy
  • Worked with highly scalable web software systems involving AI and natural language processing
  • Backend server experience using Python or Node.js
  • Frontend experience with React and Redux
  • Worked with complex tech stacks
  • Strong working knowledge of AWS (ECS, EC2, SQS, Lamda, S3, etc)
  • Experience with load testing & scaling
  • Startup experience a plus
  • Based in Seattle a plus

DIVERSITY

At the AI2 Incubator, we are committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive environment and to encourage these values in our wider entrepreneurship community. We provide an environment of mutual respect where equal entrepreneurial support opportunities are available to all founders without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We believe that diversity and inclusion among our founders is critical to the success of our incubator and our spin-outs, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. Invitation to our incubator program is decided purely on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

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About the AI2 Incubator:

The AI2 Incubator helps entrepreneurs come up with ideas, find co-founders, engage pilot customers, refine their product, work with research paper authors to incorporate the latest A.I. techniques into their technology, and raise millions of dollars in venture funding. They have a strategic relationship with the Allen Institute for A.I.—a world-leading research institute with over 200 A.I. PhDs, researchers, engineers, and support staff—allowing them to dive deep into the latest tech and access one of the most talented groups of researchers. 

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