North America & Latin America Opportunities

Senior Software Engineer – Back End

Beyond Limits is a pioneering Artificial Intelligence engineering company creating advanced software solutions that go beyond conventional AI. Founded in 2014 with a legacy in space exploration, Beyond Limits is transforming proven technologies from Caltech and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory into advanced AI solutions, hardened to industrial strength, and put to work for forward-looking companies on earth. We leverage this unparalleled innovation portfolio, along with proprietary cognitive technologies, to help companies solve tough, complex, mission-critical problems and transform their business. We apply a unique hybrid approach to AI, combining numeric AI techniques like machine learning with higher-order symbolic AI and expert human knowledge to deliver intuitive cognitive reasoning and information. Our cognitive computing technology mimics human thought processes and provides explainable reasoning to aid human-like decision-making.  

Position Overview 

Beyond Limits is seeking a creative and passionate Senior Software Engineer to join our team. This position entails working within teams to build out cutting-edge software systems interfacing with cutting-edge A.I. (Artificial Intelligence) technologies. This role has exposure to many different technologies and business verticals creating huge room for learning and professional growth.

Job Duties/Responsibilities   

  • Develop Java-based software using industry best practices 
  • Writing and implementing efficient and reusable code in Java 
  • Identify opportunities to improve existing Java code 
  • Implement RESTful APIs defined by the system architect
  • Evaluate, debug and improve existing complex algorithms for production deployment
  • Implement scalable web microservices for deployment using Docker and Kubernetes in either public or private clouds
  • Collaborate closely with Technical Leads and Data Scientists to implement solutions for our customers’ hardest problems
  • Write clean and efficient testable code
  • Planning, designing, debugging, and coding software solutions for Java application development

Minimum Qualifications   

  • 8+ years of software design and development experience, strong fundamentals in computer science with experience in data structures, algorithms, and software design 
  • BS or MS in Computer Science or a related degree 
  • The ability to work independently when required in a project, with a strong ability to problem solve 
  • Experience with RESTful API design 

Preferred Qualifications 

  • Experience with containers (Docker) and orchestration (Kubernetes) 
  • Hands on experience with the following relational databases: MySQL, PostGRES 
  • Technical familiarity with NoSQL databases like MongoDB, Cassandra, and/or Elasticsearch
This position is located in our Glendale, CA headquarters and is eligible to participate in the company's hybrid 3/2 work model.
The hiring range for this position in Glendale, CA is listed below as a yearly salary. The base pay actually offered will take into account internal equity and also may vary depending on the candidate’s geographic region, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience among other factors. A bonus and/or company stock options may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to the full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the level and position offered.
Hiring Range
$160,776$170,500 USD

Beyond Limits provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Beyond Limits complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.  
Beyond Limits expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Beyond Limit’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up-to and including discharge.