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Senior Backend Engineer, Python
New York, New York, United States

Job Title

Senior Backend Engineer, Python

Job Description

We are looking for an exceptionally skilled Senior Backend Engineer with a solid technical background and able to work in a fast-paced environment and help architect and build the next generation of our backend applications.


  • Design and implement and maintain Microservices using Python hosted on AWS
  • Design and develop cloud based software products conforming to industry best practices.
  • Build systems, services and tools to handle new Ocrolus products and business requirements that securely scale over millions of transactions
  • Collaborate with other teams on security, reliability and automation
  • Support testing process and troubleshooting issues and resolve them.


  • No telecommuting
  • No Agencies Please


  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related field, masters degree preferred
  • 5+ years engineering experience
  • Expert in Python
  • Strong experience in designing and architecting distributed services
  • Solid relational database skills (Postgres, MySQL etc).
  • Can contribute best-practices and architectural leadership to our backend applications and help pick the architecture, frameworks and tooling for our next generation platform.
  • Experience leading and owning projects from beginning to end
  • Experience with agile methodologies and automated testing
  • Familiarity with containerization, microservice architecture, continuous integration and delivery.

About the Company

Ocrolus is a fintech infrastructure company that transforms documents into actionable data with over 99% accuracy. Powered by Artificial Intelligence and a unique human-in-the-loop data validation process, Ocrolus plugs directly into customer workflows via API, eliminating the need for manual data work.

We pride ourselves on being a dynamic, diverse team, unified by shared values of Ownership, Optimism, Objectivity, Humility, Urgency, and Appreciation. We love what we do and the people we do it with, which is why we invite our team to bring their full selves to work every day.

We’re growing rapidly and were recently named #1 Fastest-Growing Fintech Company on the Inc. 5000, and #1 Fastest-Growing Software Company in NY in Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500.

Contact Info

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