Backend Engineer at Onclusive
Burlingame, CA, US

At Onclusive, we are passionate about building software that solves important problems in marketing. We partner with the most valuable companies in the world to transform how they use data and technology to drive marketing and brand decisions. Our software has been used to strategize responses to brand crisises, discover new content and influencers, and gain an edge in the global online business world.

As a Backend Engineer, you will apply your technical knowledge and Big Data analytics on Onclusive’s billions of online content data points to solve challenging marketing problems. You also spend time working on projects that affect many parts of the organization, including leading projects, automating processes, coding custom tools, contributing bug fixes to various products, and advocating for features with the product team that are vital to the success of Onclusive. Backend Engineers are integral to the success of Onclusive.


  • Implement core features of multiple data-intensive production applications across different software stacks.
  • Build highly scalable, distributed systems efficiently using open source tools.
  • Explore and implement complex caching strategies for quick delivery of vast amounts of data.
  • Work with technologies like Ruby on Rails, Python, Redis, MySQL, Elasticsearch, etc.

Key Qualifications

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or related field and/or equivalent experience in the space.
  • Exceptional software engineering talent.
  • Experience with web applications, databases, distributed systems, and machine learning is a plus.
  • Passion for learning and implementing new technologies and software engineering practices.
  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment and effectively adapts to change.
  • Self-motivated team player with fresh ideas when it comes to product innovation.
  • Creative, energetic and self-driven.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Vision Insurance


  • Monday to Friday


  • Machine Learning: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Elasticsearch: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Ruby: 3 years (Preferred)
  • MySQL: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Python: 3 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location
  • Fully Remote

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
  • Innovative -- prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativity