Back-End Software Engineer

New Grads Glendale, California


Position Overview

Beyond Limits is seeking a creative and passionate Software Engineer to join our implementation team. This position entails working within cross-functional teams alongside Data Scientists to build out software systems interfacing with cutting-edge A.I. (Artificial Intelligence) technologies. This role has exposure to many different technologies and business verticals creating huge room for learning and professional growth.


  • Implement RESTful APIs defined by the system architect
  • Contribute actively to implementation discussions, demonstrating initiative
  • Evaluate, debug and improve existing complex algorithms for production deployment
  • Implement scalable web microservices for deployment using Docker and Kubernetes in either public or private clouds
  • Collaborate closely with Technical Leads and Data Scientists to implement solutions for our customers’ hardest problems
  • Debug, troubleshoot, and improve live cloud-based applications
  • Write clean and efficient testable code

Minimum requirements:

  • 0-2 years of software design and development experience, demonstrating increasing levels of responsibilities and ownership of a set of modules or applications
  • B.S. in Computer Science or a related degree
  • Strong knowledge of at least one of the following programming languages: Java, Scala Python, C++
  • Experience developing RESTful web APIs
  • Experience debugging and troubleshooting of complex systems
  • Willingness and ability to learn new programming languages, tools and methodologies
  • Ability to work independently in a project, with strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Desired Experience:

  • Skilled in breaking down problems, documenting problem statements and estimating efforts
  • Familiarity with relational databases such as MySQL or PostgreSQL
  • Familiarity with NoSQL databases like MongoDB, Cassandra, and/or Elasticsearch
Please note: This position is located in our Glendale, CA headquarters and is eligible to participate in the company's hybrid 3/2 work model.

About Beyond Limits

Beyond Limits is a pioneering Artificial Intelligence engineering company creating advanced software solutions that go beyond conventional AI. Founded in 2014 with a legacy in space exploration, Beyond Limits is transforming proven technologies from Caltech and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory into advanced AI solutions, hardened to industrial strength, and put to work for forward-looking companies on earth. We leverage this unparalleled innovation portfolio, along with proprietary cognitive technologies, to help companies solve tough, complex, mission-critical problems and transform their business. We apply a unique hybrid approach to AI, combining numeric AI techniques like machine learning with higher order symbolic AI and expert human knowledge to deliver intuitive cognitive reasoning and information. Our cognitive computing technology mimics human thought processes and provides explainable reasoning to aid human-like decision-making.

Beyond Limits provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Beyond Limits complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Beyond Limits expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Beyond Limit’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.