Backend Engineer

San Francisco, CA, United States


Role Location

  • San Francisco, CA, United States


< 10 people


1479 Folsom St
San Francisco, CA, 94103, US

Tech Stack

  • Python
  • PostgreSQL
  • React
  • React Native
  • Airflow
  • Flask
  • Elastic Search
  • Redis
  • Redux
  • AWS Lambda
  • Numpy
  • Pandas

Role Description

At Mira, data and intelligent inference is at the very foundation of our product. We process millions of records per day of diverse modalities and have over 20 models in production geared towards creating a better user experience. We want you, our data engineer, to build out the industry's largest knowledge graph and help us make a smarter consumer search and discovery experience.

As a data engineer, you will:

šŸ¤– Build and productionize data pipelines to support inference algorithms for computer vision, natural language processing, user behavior modeling and recommendation systems

āš” Deploy and maintain real-time inference algorithms on a serverless web stack

šŸ“ˆ Analyze/interpret metrics and build informative dashboards for monitoring our growth and user behavior

šŸ’„ Build within an state-of-the-art data ecosystem including Airflow, Spark, Scipy and PyTorch

šŸš€ Blast off with a talented and dedicated group of developers, data scientists, product designers and beauty enthusiasts from Stanford, MIT, Facebook, Palantir, etc.

Some skills we consider critical to being successful in this role at Mira:

šŸ Data hacker chops++. Python, Pandas, Postgres, Airflow, Spark, etc.

šŸ§  Strong interest in working with AI/ML systems

šŸ—„ Solid understanding of relational databases

šŸ“² Solid understanding of RESTful APIs and web server technology

ā­ A passion for delivering delightful consumer experiences

āœØĀ  (+) Experience with Spark, Hadoop, or other big data processing engines a plus

āš›ļø Ā  (+) Experience with AWS a plus

šŸ’•āœØšŸ’… Candidates with a passion for beauty/cosmetics and from marginalized communities are encouraged to apply! šŸ’…āœØšŸ’•

About Mira

At Mira, we're building the next-generation consumer search and discovery platform for the $450B global beauty industry. Find the insights that matter about products you care about; engage with the world's biggest collection of beauty content and an authentic and enthusiastic community.

Company Culture

We are high energy and passionate group that goes on frequent social outings and make good humor a part of our daily routine. As a group of engineers and designers in the beauty industry, we have incredible dedication to producing a high quality product while maintaining a fun, positive and creative culture reflective of the demographic we serve.

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