AlphaSense is a market intelligence and search platform used by the world's leading companies and financial institutions. Since 2011, our AI-based technology has helped professionals make smarter business decisions by delivering insights from an extensive universe of public and private content—including equity research, company filings, event transcripts, expert calls, news, trade journals, and clients’ own research content.
Headquartered in New York City, AlphaSense employs over 1,000 people across offices in the U.S., U.K., Finland, Germany, India, and Singapore. For more information, please visit www.alpha-sense.com
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About the Role
We are seeking an experienced Engineering Manager to lead a full stack Search Experience team, responsible for delivering the state-of-the-art user interface and search functionalities for our world class AI powered search platform. The ideal candidate will be a Player Coach, leading by example and demonstrating solid computer science and engineering fundamentals, with a focus on scalability. You will have a passion for building innovative and high-performing search experiences, and a strong track record of success in managing and delivering high-quality software.
- Possession of a BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical field.
- A minimum of 7 years of professional experience in software engineering, inclusive of 2 years in a full-stack capacity.
- At least 2 years of experience in leading a full-stack engineering team.
- A competent software engineer with the ability to architect large-scale software systems, craft high-quality code and tests, and troubleshoot complex issues effectively.
- Proficiency in frontend and/or platform software development.
- Prior experience in the search domain will be a big plus.
- Familiarity with React, TypeScript, Node.js, GraphQL, and their respective ecosystems.
- Experience in constructing and deploying scalable cloud-based backend services and APIs.
- Proficiency with cloud-native technologies such as Kubernetes and Docker.
- Exceptional communication skills, with a knack for collaborating with cross-functional teams in a dynamic, fast-paced setting.
- Outstanding organizational, problem-solving, debugging, and analytical competencies.
- Familiarity with iterative Agile methodologies and adeptness in utilizing tools like JIRA, Confluence, and Git.
- Lead and manage a proficient team of engineers, driving the development of best-in-class search features tailored for market intelligence.
- Take ownership of the search UI and backend services, facilitating seamless user searches for financial taxonomy and entities, thus aiding in their work endeavors.
- Take responsibility for ensuring the scalability and reliability of the search functionality, liaising with infrastructure teams to uphold search Service Level Agreements (SLAs).
- Oversee the pipeline designated for the extraction and indexing of financial taxonomy and entities.
- Engage closely with product management to envision and cultivate new search features in alignment with strategic objectives.
- Foster collaborations with AI teams to facilitate the integration of in-house AI algorithms within the search framework.
- Invest in the mentorship and professional development of team members, nurturing a culture of continuous learning and excellence.
What we offer:
- Playing a part in the story of a fast-growing company
- Competitive compensation package
- Interesting career opportunities and training
- Very highly skilled colleagues
- Lunch and recreational benefits
- Occupational health care
Want to hear more?
You can apply by sending your cover letter and resume through the application form.