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Senior Backend Architect

Tel Aviv, Israel

Job Description

At Applitools, we’re on a mission to help test automation, DevOps, and software engineering teams release mobile and web apps that are visually perfect. We are a dynamic startup that provides the only commercial-grade, visual AI-based test cloud that validates application user interfaces in a fully automated manner. We are dedicated to helping companies quickly craft software that delights their customers.


We launched in 2015 and currently have over 300 paying customers around the globe, including Fortune 100 companies in software, banking, retail, insurance, and pharmaceuticals. Our service runs on a groundbreaking and creative image processing stack that we developed from scratch in-house.

User experience and software quality is our top priority and we strongly encourage contribution to the developer community. We organize conferences and meetups, give technical talks, lead Open Source projects, and so much more!


As our Senior Backend Architect you will be part of growing team in Applitools' R&D group of top-notch professionals. You will manage projects and collaborate with a range of teams to build the next generation of products that will increase the accessibility of the Applitools’ technology to more markets. Within this role, you will have the opportunity of  several key responsibilities.

  • You will assume complete ownership of backend architecture and development process (Dev thru Test, all the way to Ops) for a brand new product on top of Applitools existing image AI technology.

  • You will work in collaboration with other teams to integrate with core Applitools technologies

  • You will be responsible for establishing processes and working with cloud platforms and technologies like Docker, Kubernetes, and Google Cloud

  • You will have the opportunity to participate in open-source projects - to build on your own personal brand and use the Applitools product to encourage active learning and information sharing within the developer community, about the craft that you are passionate about


  • BA/BSc degree in Computer Science, or equivalent industry experience

  • 5+ years experience with backend development of large-scale distributed systems

  • Extensive experience with cloud infrastructure providers (Azure, Google or AWS).

Preferred qualifications:

  • You have experience with Node.js and Docker

  • You are passionate about testing and building tools to improve quality

  • You love contributing to open-source projects.

Applitools is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Applitools is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities in our job application procedures.