Co-Founder / Founding Engineer at SciPhi (W24)
$110K - $185K  •  3.00% - 25.00%
SciPhi is the best way to build retrieval for AI
San Francisco, CA, US / Mountain View, CA, US / Menlo Park, CA, US / Palo Alto, CA, US
1+ years
About SciPhi

SciPhi is an open source platform that makes it easy for developers to build the best RAG system.

About the role

At SciPhi, we're on a mission to define the way developers build, deploy, and optimize cutting-edge RAG (Retrieval-Augmented Generation) systems. Our developer platform aims to define how AI is leveraged across industries, and we're seeking exceptional talent to join us on our journey.

As a Co-Founder / Founding Engineer, you'll have the unique opportunity to shape the future of our company. This is an opportunity to join us at an early stage, have a strong ownership mindset, and make a significant impact.

Your Role:

  • Architect and build the core components of the R2R RAG framework
  • Refine and scale SciPhi's cloud platform to deliver seamless and efficient RAG solutions
  • Design and implement high-performance retrieval pipelines
  • Contribute to defining the product roadmap and strategic direction of the company
  • Engage in cutting-edge research collaborations and publish impactful work

What You Bring:

  • Strong expertise in machine learning, NLP, or related fields, with a passion for pushing the limits of AI.
  • Experience with RAG systems, dense vector search, or LLMs, and a drive to innovate in these areas.
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills and the ability to execute with ambiguous scope, thriving in a fast-paced startup environment.
  • Dedication to achieving excellence and a relentless pursuit of groundbreaking solutions.
  • Evidence of leadership and management capabilities, ready to guide and inspire our team.

Bonus Points:

  • Proven track record of building and shipping successful AI products that have made a tangible impact.
  • Contributions to top open-source projects or research publications, demonstrating your expertise and commitment to the field.
  • Experience with scaling cloud infrastructure and/or training large language models, ensuring the robustness and efficiency of our solutions.

At SciPhi, we value work ethic and believe that bringing together unique perspectives is essential to building transformative products. If you're a qualified and hardworking individual ready to take on a challenging and rewarding role, we'd like to hear from you.


SciPhi is a cloud platform that simplifies the deployment and optimization of production-ready Retrieval-Augmented Generation (RAG) pipelines for developers. Built on top of the robust open source R2R framework, SciPhi enables builders to focus on creating innovative applications rather than managing infrastructure.

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