Backend Engineer

Arthur is looking for a Backend Engineer who enjoys building and scaling world-class applications. We are building the first platform for Responsible AI and work with leaders in finance, self-driving transportation, and other leading-AI industries. We are backed by the best investors in enterprise software and are growing the top startup team in enterprise tech. 

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The right candidate will be:

  • Excited about building a multi-tenant, high-availability SaaS platform

  • Deep experience building scalable, rest-ful APIs for both front-end interfaces and programmatic consumption

  • Very proficient with Python

  • Has built distributed systems and highly scalable services

  • Familiar with big data technologies

  • Enjoys new technology challenges and is motivated to solve them

  • Works well with SRE/Devops and Front-end teammates.


  • 4+ years software engineering experience with an emphasis on building backend services

  • Experience with backend python frameworks like Flask and Django

  • Understanding of multi-tenant platforms, best practices for managing multiple organizations on a shared platform, securing web applications, and role-based access control (RBAC)

  • Very strong in at least one development language such as Python (preferred), Java, or Scala

  • Experience working with cloud environments such as AWS and GCP

  • CS (preferred) or other technical degree, or equivalent practical experience


  • Experience with machine learning & AI

  • Experience building big data applications using technologies like Spark, Hadoop, and Kafka

  • Have used RDMSs such as postgres and ORM solutions such as SQLAlchemy

  • Familiarity with enterprise authentication technologies such as SAML and LDAP

  • Familiarity with distributed computing and big data technologies such as spark, kafka, hadoop, airflow, etc.

  • Experience running a 24x7 SaaS platform with an SLA 

We offer

  • Working with a small, fast-growing team, lots of opportunity to take ownership and run with projects

  • The opportunity to get in on the ground floor of a rapidly growing startup

  • Generous equity

  • A culture that empowers great people to accomplish great things

  • Full benefits package

  • Flexibility to work out of our NYC or DC offices

Please send resumes to

Adam Wenchel