Adku is Hiring!

The Problem

A robot is located at the top-left corner of a 5x5 grid. The robot can move either up, down, left, or right, but can not visit the same spot twice. The robot is trying to reach the bottom-right corner of the grid.
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We're still early stage, working with clients closely while defining and building our proprietary infrastructure. If you want to be involved in building a company from the ground up (complete with stock options) and enjoy solving problems, please apply! For more about us, click here


Software Engineer

We're looking for motivated technology generalists who can build products from the ground up. As a generalist, you should feel comfortable working on projects across the board. Projects can cover anything from algorithms and web development to infrastructure and server administration. If you are passionate about building a great company, now is a great time to join.


  • Development of maintainable, extendable, and scalable back-end systems
  • Full-cycle project ownership - covering design, development, testing, and deployment
  • Active participation in determining product direction


  • BA/BS in Computer Science or related fields
  • Natural curiosity / passion for software development

Bonus points if you have...

  • Actively contributed to open-source projects
  • Developed in any of the following: Python, Ruby, Java, C++
  • Worked with Amazon Web Services (EC2 and S3)
  • Used/looked into any of the following Python related libraries
    • Infrastructure/Server Admin - Fabric, pip, boto, Tornado, uWSGI
    • Misc - Cython, MRJob, cProfile
    • Web Development - Django, Flask, Jinja2, SQLAlchemy


  • Untracked PTO - you trust us, we trust you
  • Medical, dental, vision
  • Free lunch
  • Full bar
  • Monthly stipend for living nearby