Senior Fullstack Developer

Full Time
Software Engineering
Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

Build/develop the application, server, services, and database that make up the foundational structure of a website Acquire a complete understanding of our SaaS product suite Be involved in end to end product development Proactively improve the architecture and pay technical debts Ensure the highest standards of quality are met Maintain healthy code bade (maintainable, scalable, secure, bug free) Collaborate with our product, QA and client support teams Other tasks as assigned


5+ years work experience with Python and JavaScript development 2+ years developer team leadership 2+ years experience with API configuration experience for mobile SDK

Backend Requirements

Strong in Python 3 and Flask development, including in areas of multi-threading, asyncio and performance optimization Strong relational database skills: writing complex SQL queries Adept at finding the right tool for each task, avoiding the NIH syndrome Experience with Docker Experience with Continuous Integration and Test Automation (we use Gitlab Pipelines with docker-compose and pytest)

Frontend Requirements

Sound knowledge of Webpack and Vue2 Sound knowledge of Websocket development Excellent knowledge of SVG Able to troubleshoot performance problems and memory leaks using Chrome/Firefox's developer tools


Background in natural language processing and/or computational linguistics Previous experience in SaaS or AI companies Fluency in multiple languages

About the Company

Proto is a leader in inclusive chatbots and multilingual contact center automation in emerging markets. Our AI Customer Experience (AICX) solutions serve large central banks to small fintechs that require high-performance natural language understanding for under-resourced languages across Africa to Asia.

What is Proto? Proto was founded in 2018 at the National Taiwan University to deliver impactful and effective conversational AI for under-served markets. We’ve grown across four verticals and over ten countries with the support of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Omidyar Network, RegTech for Regulators Accelerator, National Research Council of Canada, and the African Development Bank. Clients range from the central banks of the Philippines, Ghana, Rwanda, Zambia, and Côte d’Ivoire, to the leading alternative medicare provider in India, to fast-growing fintechs in Nigeria. Learn more at www.proto.cx

Recent Awards 2021 Africa Digital Financial Inclusion Facility Winner 2020 Alliance for Financial Inclusion Fintech Finalist 2019 Central Banking Fintech & Regtech AI Award Winner 2019 Alliance for Financial Inclusion Fintech Finalist 2019 iGaming Asia Congress Innovation Winner 2018 RegTech for Regulators Accelerator Chatbot Competition Winner

About the Team Proto’s team is extremely global with 92% BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and Persons of Colour) and 50% female members working. We’re a remote team of self-starting and entrepreneurial NLP engineers, SaaS sales professionals, and digital nomads. Our management operates established processes for cross-cultural and timezone collaboration, while limiting Zoom to less than an hour a day

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