Senior Software Engineer - San Francisco

About Amicus AI

Amicus is an AI startup dedicated to revolutionizing the professional services industry. Our mission is to automate mundane and repetitive tasks in legal firms, consulting firms, and similar sectors, freeing up professionals to focus on higher-value activities. Our innovative approach leverages the latest in AI technology to create solutions that are fundamentally transformative.

Do you thrive in a high velocity, collaborative environment, fueled by curiosity and a never-ending desire to break status-quo? If so, let’s chat. 

About the Role  

As an early member of our engineering team, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the direction of our product and technology. We are seeking exceptional candidates who are driven by challenges, thrive on hard work, and have a deep technical expertise that can contribute to the high-velocity growth of our startup. This role is perfect for someone who is gritty, self-directed, and passionate about creating impactful technological solutions in a fast-paced environment.

Exciting Challenges:
  • Be part of the team that pushes the boundaries of AI and creates the world’s first AI lawyer. Partner with like-minded engineers from other companies to solve common problems (ex. RAG, fine-tuning approaches etc.).

  • Help build our engineering team!

What You’ll Do
  • Lead the design, architecture and development of our UI/ Frontend technology stack, ensuring scalability, reliability, and performance meet our business needs

  • Take ownership of end-to-end product development, from frontend user interfaces to backend server systems, ensuring seamless integration and functionality

  • Establish and enforce coding standards, best practices, and ensure the quality of the codebase through code reviews and testing

  • Building new features and services with React/ Next.js and Python

  • Use AI to build workflow products for Law Firms

What You’ll Need
  • 5+ years of experience in designing and developing large-scale web applications using Typescript/React or related technologies

  • Comfortable diving into both frontend and backend components

  • Experience working with relational databases (MySQL, PostgreSQL)

  • Previous experience in a startup environment or as a founding Software Engineer

  • Passionate about using AI to solve problems and build products

  • Experience using Python is a plus (we use this for our backend services)

Pay Transparency

Amicus strives to recruit and retain exceptional talent from diverse backgrounds while ensuring pay equity for our team. Our salary ranges are based on paying competitively for our size, stage and industry, and are one part of many compensation, benefits and other reward opportunities we provide.

There are many factors that go into salary determinations, including relevant experience, skill level and qualifications assessed during the interview process, and maintaining internal equity with peers on the team. The range shared below is a general expectation for the function as posted, but we are also open to considering candidates who may be more or less experienced than outlined in the job description. In this case, we will communicate any updates in the expected salary range.

Lastly, the provided range is the expected salary for candidates in the U.S. Outside of those regions, there may be a change in the range, which again, will be communicated to candidates.

Salary range: $150,000 - $200,000 USD

  • Competitive salary 

  • Significant equity as a founding employee

  • Medical, dental, and vision plans for both employees and their families

  • Life insurance

  • 401k plan

  • Unlimited paid time off 

  • Flexible working hours and the ability to work 100% remotely

  • Company computer and custom setup as needed


Job Profile


North America


United States


401(k) Plan Ability to work 100% remotely Company computer and custom setup Competitive salary Flexible working hours Life Insurance Medical, Dental, and Vision plans Significant equity Unlimited Paid Time Off


MySQL PostgreSQL Python React Typescript

  • Build new features and services with React/Next.js and Python
  • End-to-end product development
  • Establish coding standards and best practices
  • Lead UI/Frontend tech stack design and development
  • Use AI to build workflow products for Law Firms

5 years


America/Anchorage America/Chicago America/Denver America/Los_Angeles America/New_York Pacific/Honolulu UTC-10 UTC-5 UTC-6 UTC-7 UTC-8 UTC-9