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Software Tech Lead

About The Position

Who are we?

Orca AI is a unique maritime-tech startup in Tel Aviv. We develop a revolutionary AI platform that changes the way ship captains navigate at sea and improve the safety of the shipping industry.

What are we looking for?

  • We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Software Tech Lead highly skilled in architecture and design, information technology, security, networking and equipped with great problem solving skills;
  • A great engineer that will join our fast-growing start-up company that will play a crucial role in leading the architecture and design of key features. 
  • The ideal candidate is a skilled architect with a deep experience in various software technologies who is passionate about code and has a hands-on approach.

What will you do?

  • Lead complex, multi-disciplinary engineering projects
  • Recruit, empower and grow team members
  • Design architecture with scalability, flexibility, and maintainability in mind
  • Work with Product Management, to define and spec requirements.
  • Work along other teams including Algo & System teams to determine, plan and delegate tasks of software projects.
  • Participate in the software engineering, processes and standards with an impact on the whole software group in Orca AI
  • Ensure open communication within the team, and establish genuine trust and working relationships that enable the team to influence.


  • B.Sc. in Computer Sciences or equivalent
  • 8+ years of experience in Software Engineering, preferably in startup environments
  • 3+ years of experience as an architect of a tech lead position.
  • Strong Experience in back end technologies, Python, Docker, AWS-based systems, K8s, SQL and non SQL databases, message queues.
  • Experience in developing a multi threading/tasking applications
  • Experience designing scalable and highly available systems
  • Experience working in a CI/CD environment
  • Experience with test frameworks and test-driven development
  • Experience with AWS


  • Experience with computer vision systems and AI-driven products
  • Experience with video systems (video streaming, media servers)
  • Experience with the following technologies - Gitlab, InfluxDB, RabbitMQ, MongoDB, Pytorch, AWS (SQS, CloudFront, Lambda, EKS)

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