Full-Time

Director of Engineering

Cloud Platform

Posted on 4/25/2024

AlphaSense

AlphaSense

1,001-5,000 employees

AI-powered market intelligence search platform

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Financial Services

Senior

London, UK

Required Skills
Kubernetes
Microsoft Azure
AWS
Go
Elasticsearch
MongoDB
Google Cloud Platform
Requirements
  • Proven experience as a senior technical leader in a Cloud or Kubernetes Platform team or similar role
  • Deep expertise on Kubernetes, cloud infrastructure (AWS, GCP, Azure), and databases (MongoDB, Clickhouse, Elasticsearch)
  • Experience in software development with a high-level language (e.g. Golang)
  • Thorough understanding of the CNCF landscape and trends in the space
  • Ability to lead distributed teams across different geographies
  • Excellent communication and servant leadership skills
  • Knowledge of operational best practices for Kubernetes environments
Responsibilities
  • Provide strategic technical direction and oversight for engineering teams in the Cloud Platform function
  • Guide development and life cycle management of Kubernetes clusters
  • Support extension of Kubernetes with cloud-managed and self-managed resources
  • Facilitate knowledge sharing and best practices in cloud platform management
  • Support and mentor team leads/managers for continuous improvement
  • Collaborate with other Senior Engineering Managers or Directors
  • Drive recruitment, development, and retention of top talent
  • Ensure support for teams to meet commitments and strategic planning
  • Promote a collaborative environment and improve operational processes
  • Advocate for architectural best practices in cloud platform development
  • Engage in company-wide initiatives to support Platform Engineering and Operations mission

AlphaSense offers a market intelligence and search platform powered by AI and NLP technology, allowing users to extract insights from millions of documents such as equity research, company filings, event transcripts, and expert calls. The platform enables easy tracking of companies, topics, and industries across a wide range of content, saving time on manual work and facilitating more in-depth analysis.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$770M

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2011

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

16%

1 year growth

57%

2 year growth

109%
INACTIVE