Full time

Backend Software Engineer

About Tenyx

At Tenyx, our journey is guided by a team of AI and machine learning veterans from industry giants like Google LLC, Apple Inc., Amazon.com Inc., IBM Corp., and Salesforce Inc. At the heart of our mission lies the delivery of voice AI agents that redefine customer service for enterprises. Join us in reshaping the future of customer service with technology that speaks to the needs of both businesses and their clientele.

About the role

As a Senior Backend Engineer, you will lead the design, development, and maintenance of scalable and efficient backend systems that power our ML voice products. Collaborating closely with Product, ML, and Research teams, you'll play a crucial role in shaping the future of our product and company.


  • Design, develop, and maintain scalable, efficient, and robust distributed systems.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with Product, Design, ML, and Research teams.
  • Uphold coding practices and ensure code quality.
  • Implement and enforce security and compliance standards.
  • Mentor junior engineers to foster their growth and development.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • 4+ years of experience in similar roles, demonstrating proficiency in backend engineering.
  • Expertise in fundamental data structures and algorithms.
  • Demonstrated experience in building and maintaining large distributed systems.
  • Strong understanding of distributed systems design principles and event-driven architectures.
  • Familiarity with infrastructure frameworks and tooling such as Kubernetes, Docker, Terraform, and Helm.
  • Experience with relational and NoSQL databases.
  • Exceptional problem-solving and interpersonal skills.
  • Deep self-awareness and integrity, with a self-motivated and resilient attitude.
  • Nice to have: Previous experience with production Python within the last 5 years, audio/video streaming, or ML/ML-adjacent products.


At Tenyx, we prioritize your well-being and growth with a robust benefits package. Enjoy retirement benefits, comprehensive health coverage, and unlimited vacation flexibility. Stay active with gym reimbursement and become a stakeholder with company equity. Our hybrid work environment offers the best of both worlds, promoting productivity and flexibility. Apply now to be part of our team!

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