Database/Backend Engineer

We are looking for brilliant software engineers who want to have an impact. We’re hiring for the future, so you won’t see all that we are from our website. We take advanced computer vision, run it through complex event processing, and wrap it in intuitive interfaces. If you are confident in your own ability to shape a start up, and excited by the idea of becoming involved on the ground floor, get in touch. We offer a great place to work, equity ownership, no corporate bs, free food, free drinks, free phones and respect engineers as the creative soul of the company.


  • Expert familiarity with one or more SQL or NoSQL implementations.
  • Experience with creating and deploying large real time databases
  • Experience implementing distributed solutions
  • Background developing scalable backend services
  • Expert in C or Python

Bonus points for:

  • Familiarity with Django
Job Location: 
Palo Alto, CA
Winter Park, FL
Job Department: 
Job Classification: 
Full Time

About Sighthound

Sighthound combines machine vision, big data, analytics, and industry-upending intelligence, simplicity, and connectivity to help see obviously valuable information in previously complex data. Our first product, Sighthound Video, is an IP video security camera DVR and intelligent analysis platform that has been taught how to identify people in motion.

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