Senior Software Engineer


  • San Francisco, CA
  • Permanent
  • SQL

  • Python

  • Javascript

  • AWS

  • node.js

  • HTML

  • CSS

  • Mysql

  • Azure

  • Job Posted: Thursday, September 06, 2018

  • Expires On: Tuesday, March 05, 2019

  • Job Type: Permanent

  • Duration: 1+ years

  • Desired Experience: 6-10 years

  • Work Authorization: Resident/Citizen, Citizen, H1-B, EAD

Rylo is a powerful compact camera that shoots larger-than-life video. Its clear to us that the future of the camera is driven by software. Tools and techniques used in Hollywood films are being replaced by powerful algorithms available at the tap of a button. Join us to help build that future.


See Rylo in action: https://vimeo.com/253508531


Youll be joining us as our first dedicated full stack software engineer. Youll be taking over the current projects from our co-founder Chris Cunningham. Youll report directly to our CEO and cofounder Alex Karpenko. Youll have the opportunity to work cross-functionally with our firmware, iOS, and Android teams.

In your first 90 days youll:

        Take over all current and future full stack engineering projects

        Own our cloud services products

        Determine what tools, languages, and architecture we should use for current and future projects

What youll work on:

        Most of your time youll be designing, implementing and collaborating on a video and image cloud service, which integrates with Web, Android, iOS and embedded clients

        Some of your time will be supporting the shop, APIs, websites, SEO, deployment infrastructure, build system, tests, and more

What we are looking for:

        You have experience with backend languages. We work with javascript and node.js. If you have experience with multiple backend languages like python or ruby wed love to talk with you

        You have experience with databases such as SQL, MySQL, SQLite, or Postgres

        You have experience with cloud platforms. We work with AWS. If you have experience with something similar such as Google Cloud, Azure wed love to talk with you

        You have experience with front end tools like: HTML, CSS & building responsive layouts

Why Rylo:

        Were backed by Accel, Sequoia and Icon Ventures

        Youll work with and learn from a highly cross-functional engineering team. Spanning software across the full stack: backend, frontend, iOS, Android, desktop, and embedded systems.

        Just a year and a half after founding Rylo, we shipped our first camera on time and with a team of only 18. We love what we do and work hard to do it.

        Since launching in November 2017, weve expanded distribution to some of the top retailers, such as Amazon and Best Buy.

        We value: ownership, a thoughtful approach to problem solving, transparency, candor, and a willingness to learn and teach.

        Youll help us build the future of cameras so that anyone can easily capture, edit, and share their favorite memories with the world.

Benefits and perks:

        Your very own Rylo camera on your first day!

        Join our team lunches, happy hours, and off-sites

        Meaningful equity

        Unlimited paid time off

        Flexible work schedule

        Medical, dental, and vision insurance

        Easy access to snacks and drinks