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Backend Team Leader

Full-time // Team Leader // Tel Aviv, Israel

Imagen is developing a disruptive technology for the professional photo editing market. We use edited photos from each of our users, to create personalized AI profiles and to reduce and eliminate editing efforts. Creating a personalized profile based on user data gives great value to our users and creates many challenges.


With a very strong market validation, a crazy month-over-month growth, and a top-tier VC backing us, we’re looking for the first team members to join our team. It’s an opportunity to be part of something huge and be a leader in a fast-growing company.

About The Position

An outstanding opportunity to join an A-list team at a cutting-edge innovative AI startup, working on Image editing AI with thousands of happy customers around the globe.

As a Backend team leader you will Build our elite backend team and manage them while maintaining hands-on experience in Backend Engineering (Python), Big Data, and Data engineering development. 


  • Leading cloud native backend team.
  • Managing and optimizing scalable distributed systems on the cloud (storage, servers, API).
  • Designing robust APIs.
  • Optimization of applications for scalability and performance.


  • At least 2 years of proven experience as a team leader - a must.
  • At least 2 years of experience in backend-end server development using Python - a must.
  • At least 5 years of experience in backend-end server development using Python, Scala, Go, or Node.js, of which at least 2 years of python programming experience.
  • Proficiency with one or more cloud platforms - AWS/GCP/Azure. 
  • Experience with SQL or NoSQL databases. 
  • Experience designing RESTful APIs
  • Significant Experience in scalable microservices architectures over the cloud (aka GCP/AWS).

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