Python 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.


  • 1+ years of proven experience in a development role. More years, more senior role.
  • Experience building Python applications
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experience scaling applications in Amazon Web Services
  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related experience

Bonus points for:

  • Startup experience
  • Familiarity with one or more of the following: nginx, video processing, mysql, computer vision
  • Knowledge of C
  • You hack for good or code stuff for fun

Great benefits, compensation and ownership stake.

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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