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We use AI to turn stalled leads into inbound calls

Sr Software Engineer

$120k – $200k • 0.1% – 0.25%
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About Aktify AI:
Aktify AI was founded in 2017 and is based in Lehi, UT. Although we are an early-stage R&D company, we already deliver 10X ROI for our clients (including several large national brands). At Aktify, we are personalizing interactions between brands and consumers at scale with machine learning. Aktify AI uses NLP / NLU and deep learning to deliver natural, human-like conversations via sms texting, instant messaging, email, and web pages. We are creating a world class AI platform to delight consumers and drive improved sales, marketing, and service results for our corporate clients.

About the Senior Software Engineer position:
Aktify is hiring both front-end and server-side software engineers. Apply if you qualify for either role.

Senior Software Engineer (front-end):
As a Senior Software Engineer you will be creating MVC JavaScript frontends with containerized, reactive microservice backends (Python / Flask), supported by REST, and GraphQL APIs. You will use your knowledge of tools like MVC JavaScript (e.g. Vue.js), Bootstrap, SCSS, HTML and CSS to translate UI/UX designs into beautiful functional systems. You will contribute in a significant way to system architecture decisions. You will also provide your ideas and insights to help us improve our systems and products.

Senior Software Engineer (server-side):
The Senior Software Engineer role is focused on building out & scaling up our K8s microservices AI platform based on reactive engineering principles. You will be wrapping our state of the art (and beyond) deep learning models in robust, reactive services on our event driven lambda architecture. You will leverage DevOps and MLOps to avoid repetitive or error prone tasks, and you will contribute in a significant way to system architecture decisions. You will also provide your ideas and insights to help us improve our systems and products

Responsibilities:
front-end: Create beautiful and functional MVC JavaScript, HTML & CSS frontend systems based on specs provided by product and technology.
server-side: Create reactive, independent microservices connected by REST APIs and Kafka.
Contribute your vision and ideas to improve our conventions, processes, software, products and customer experience.
Automate CI/CD and other routine processes such as unit and E2E testing.
Work well with others & help build good team chemistry.
Willing to disambiguate poorly defined requirements and research solutions.
Be a self starter who can take initiative and blaze your own trail when required.

Benefits:
Be part of a well-funded startup with an ambitious culture.
Collaborate with other brilliant people to create visionary solutions.
Competitive salary and stock option grants.
Dental, medical, vision for you & your family.
Company-paid life insurance policy.
Generous PTO and flex scheduling.
Company-sponsored outings and meals.
Paid parental leave.
Fast paced, collaborative, and fun environment.
About our ideal candidate:

Requirements (you have most of these):
Preferred: Bachelors or Masters in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
server-side: 3+ years experience writing server-side code for MVC applications.
front-end: 3+ years experience with major MVC JavaScript framework: Vue.js, Angular, React/Redux.
front-end: expert in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, web components and modern frontend development.
front-end: expert in Bootstrap / Material, SCSS / LESS or equivalents.
front-end: experienced with an E2E testing framework such as Cucumber, Selenium, or Protractor.
front-end: experienced with JavaScript automation tools such as Webpack.
front-end: experienced solving cross browser compatibility issues.
Expert in the design and implementation of REST APIs.
Experienced with Docker and microservices.
Experienced in SQL schema design and writing complex SQL queries.
Knowledge of data structures and algorithms.
Experienced with Agile methodology.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Responsible and meets delivery date commitments on assigned projects.
You collaborate well with others.
Willing to work at our Lehi, UT office.

Optional (bonus points):
Experience with Google Cloud or another major provider (AWS, Azure).
Experience with Python and Flask, SQLAlchemy, and Graphene.
Experience with Kubernetes or Kafka.
Experience with CI/CD pipeline automation.
Experience with Redis or similar high performance caches.
Experience with PostgreSQL, Redis and KVS (e.g. Cassandra, Cloud Datastore).
Experience collaborating with data science or implementing machine learning.
Experience with micro-frontends.
Experience with DevOps, DataOps, Ansible, Terraform, and shell scripting.
Experience with FaaS.

*EEOC statement: *
We are an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to hiring a talented and diverse team with many perspectives, and backgrounds. Decisions are made based on qualifications, merit, and business need. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, age, religion, national origin, gender, color, sexual orientation, veteran status, marital status, or disability status.

Location
Seattle • Salt Lake City
Job type
Full-time
Visa sponsorship
Not Available
Experience
3+ years
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Aktify at a glance

We use AI to turn stalled leads into inbound calls

Aktify focuses on Sales and Marketing, Sales Automation, and Sales. Their company has offices in Salt Lake City, Lehi, Draper, and Sandy. They have a small team that's between 1-10 employees.

You can view their website at https://aktify.com/

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