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Backend Engineer



Software Engineering
Toronto, ON, Canada · Remote
Posted on Friday, June 30, 2023

About Us :

Penfield is the industry’s first human-machine intelligence platform for Cybersecurity, modelling Cybersecurity Analysts actions and processes in real time. The platform augments their workflows to improve speed, accuracy, knowledge sharing and automation of manual processes.

At Penfield, we work with some of the world’s premier researchers in the areas of Machine Learning, Cybersecurity and Human Computer Interaction. These are some of the most promising and exciting computer science disciplines. Implementing and combining this research is both novel and challenging. Apply for this position if you’re a generalist, who is comfortable working on the technological frontier.

Job Description:

As a Backend Engineer your focus initially will be on building integrations. You will learn the inner workings of our platform and will be responsible for looking at new data sources and determining how to parse and use them, working closely with the rest of the backend team.

We are looking for a candidate who has experience with most of the following:

  • 5+ years of engineering experience working with external APIs and/or building integrations
  • Strong experience using Python or JavaScript
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, software engineering, or related degree
  • Strong communication skills

While we are based in Toronto, we are open to remote or hybrid-remote employees
At Penfield.AI, we are committed to building and fostering an environment where our employees feel included, valued, and heard. We strongly encourage applications from Indigenous people, racialized people, people with disabilities, people from gender and sexually diverse communities and/or people with intersectional identities.