Software Engineer (Remote) - New York at AlphaSights
At AlphaSights, we search through more than 500 million professionals working in the world today to find the small handful of experts qualified to answer our clients' needs. They use these insights to drive amazing progress within their organizations. Our mission is to provide access to dispersed, hidden, and underutilized knowledge. We’ve made terrific progress working in this new space, but we’ve only just scratched the surface on how we can apply technology to this problem.
As a full stack engineer on our Search & Discovery team, you will enable the next generation of our discovery experience by building ambitious web applications, on the edge of what is possible. You'll work closely with users, engineers, product, and designers to arrive at the best solution, immediately see the impact of your work, and get feedback directly from users. We're looking for people who are interested in building software systems to an incredibly high standard, comfortable working across multiple languages, and learning new technologies as needed.
- Write high quality code in both a high level backend language (Kotlin, Ruby, etc) and modern front end framework (React)
- Work with a team of full stack and front end engineers to build our next generation search experience
- Be responsible for the design and implementation of one or more technical areas
You might be a fit if you:
- Have 3+ years of industry experience
- Enjoy working in a collaborative environment
- Demonstrate a solid understanding of OO principles
Bonus points if you:
- Enjoy SQL database optimisation
- Possess strong architectural experience
- Possess in depth knowledge of the JVM
We believe a broad spectrum of experience provides a great perspective on solving problems in new and innovative ways. If your background doesn't check all the boxes above, but you are passionate about front end engineering, we’d still love to hear from you.
AlphaSights is the global leader in knowledge on-demand. We connect investment and business leaders with a dynamic network of industry professionals whose informed perspectives help our clients make superior investment and business decisions. With 1200+ employees and nine offices across the US, Europe, Middle East, and Asia, AlphaSights regularly ranks as one of the fastest-growing companies in the world. Learn more at alphasights.com.
Find even more here: http://engineering.alphasights.com