Associate Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
Posted on Friday, May 17, 2024
Do you enjoy working with a dynamic team to develop a revolutionary and unique product?

Are you energized by pushing boundaries and challenging the status quo?

Do you take pride in building clean, scalable code that empowers AI innovation?

At Paradox, we believe when you get the people thing right, you can build teams that can change the world. We’re helping organizations around the globe reimagine hiring with our first-of-its-kind recruitment technology. From our Conversational ATS to our best-in-class hiring assessments, Paradox is laser focused on building world class products and a team that our clients love. Our high-performance culture and triple-digit growth have been recognized on Deloitte’s "Fast 500" technology companies, the Inc 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies, and as a Forbes Best Startup Employers. And we’re just getting started. We are looking for top performers who have a track record of success and want to build a company and create the future together.

Our Tel-Aviv-based team is committed to spearheading innovative projects using cutting-edge technologies such as Large Language Models (LLM) to create novel hiring solutions for Paradox's global clients. As part of our team, you'll be at the forefront of our mission, directly influencing the hiring experiences of millions of candidates worldwide.

Sound like your perfect fit? We want to hear from you!


As an Associate Software Engineer, you will be responsible for researching and implementing Large Language Model (LLM) technologies to help strengthen and scale Paradox’s conversational AI capabilities. In this role, you will:

  • Dive deep into Large Language Model (LLM) technologies, actively researching and experimenting with new solutions to drive innovation in hiring practices.
  • Implement practical applications of LLM research findings into end-user-facing applications, creating scalable and impactful tools that directly impact clients.
  • Adopt lean methodologies to swiftly meet business objectives, swiftly iterating based on client feedback and being unafraid to take risks and learn from failures.
  • Deeply understand product challenges to make intelligent and efficient software-building decisions.
  • Collaborate closely with our global R&D, Product, and Design teams located in the US and Vietnam. This role includes the exciting opportunity for international travel once or twice a year, fostering cross-cultural cooperation and growth.

Required Qualifications

  • 2+ years of professional experience in backend-oriented software development
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering or equivalent years of experience
  • Demonstrated experience in Python or related back-end technologies
  • Deep interest and foundational knowledge in Large Language Models (LLMs) and Prompt Engineering
  • A passion for learning, constantly staying up to date with innovative technologies
  • Ability to multitask, organize, and prioritize work
  • Willingness and ability to work in a fast-growing, dynamic environment using cutting-edge innovative technologies
  • Ability to work from our Tel Aviv office
  • Authorization to work in Israel

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in a cloud-based environment: AWS, RESTful API, Nginx, Docker, CI - Jenkins, SQL/Postgres, Kubernetes

Why You Should Work At Paradox

  • Work side by side with passionate, purposeful people - Talent is our DNA and we pride ourselves on having the best!
  • Ability to make a big impact on a growing organization and drive your own growth
  • The opportunity to be part of the team building the next big thing in recruiting technology
  • Internal and external professional development, coaching, and continuous education opportunities