Jun 18, 2022

Senior Backend Engineer

$140,000 - $180,000 yearly
  • Kanary
  • Remote
Mid-Level Backend

Job Description

Kanary's mission is to help people protect their privacy online. Our first service finds exposed data and automates the removal process. Our vision is to build easy to use, interconnected privacy products. We believe people need better tools to prove authenticity without exposing identity.

About the Role

We're a small team looking for exceptionally talented and mission-driven developers to join us. This backend engineer will be a founding member of our team. For the right person, this role could grow into the VP of Engineering.

The challenges you'll work on:

  • Build systems to control the schedule, load, and politeness of our crawler
  • Implement secure protocols, architecture, and encryption to protect member data
  • Abstract code into dynamic and scalable configuration
  • Improve application reliability as data volumes grow
  • Design and develop partner APIs


  • Expertise in Python, or Go
  • The right person will know what they're best at but be flexible to jump in wherever they're needed
  • Enjoys taking ownership over ideas and problems to help the team build the best solution and move quickly


  • Today, we use Go, Python, Django, React, Selenium, Celery, Postgres, Redis, Kubernetes, hosted on AWS. Tomorrow, we'll experiment, iterate, and use the right tool for the job.

Tech Stack

GoLang, Python

Min Years Of Experience




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