Senior Software Engineer - Frontend Platform & Infrastructure

AlphaSense

AlphaSense

Software Engineering, Other Engineering
Helsinki, Finland
Posted on Thursday, March 7, 2024

About AlphaSense

AlphaSense is a market intelligence 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 company filings, event transcripts, news, trade journals, and equity research. Our platform is trusted by over 3,500 enterprise customers, including a majority of the S&P 500. Headquartered in New York City, AlphaSense employs over 1,200 people across offices in the U.S., U.K., Finland, India, and Singapore. For more information, please visit www.alpha-sense.com.

Check out what we’ve built so far

The Role

We are looking for a Lead/Senior Frontend Engineer to join our Web Infra team. Our team’s mission is to accelerate frontend engineering across the whole company, influencing developer experience & practices of 15+ engineering teams, building a range of tools and solutions, most prominent of which are our micro frontend development & delivery platform and the component library.

As a perfect candidate you’ll have expert level knowledge of the frontend ecosystem, be familiar with design patterns applicable to building modern frontend applications at scale, and a passion for writing modern, testable and maintainable code.

An ideal candidate will possess

  • Proven experience building architecture and tools necessary to maintain and scale the development, build, test and delivery environment of a frontend platform leveraging Typescript, Webpack, NodeJS, Jest and similar libraries
  • Great leadership skills exemplifying effective communication, driving for alignment across disciplines, and results-oriented mindset
  • Experience in authoring reusable, composable, and extensible components using React and MUI v5
  • Proven expert level knowledge on how to build performant single page applications which are easy to maintain, test, and scale, with focus on React.

We also value

  • Experience driving cross-team engineering initiatives
  • Experience with Rust-based development tooling
  • Experience using TypeScript and GraphQL
  • Experience in backend/full-stack development

What we offer

  • Playing a part in the story of a fast growing company
  • Interesting career opportunities and training
  • Relocation support for single employees, couples and families
  • While we do have an office in Helsinki, we’re a distributed company. We value outcomes over time, and offer flexible working arrangements. We usually meet at the office once a week.
  • Private healthcare services from Terveystalo
  • 2 weeks of vacation granted up front, and possibility to use vacation days as they accrue
  • Access to gym room, gaming room, free parking near the office, mobile phone, Lunch benefit, mobile plan, home internet, remote work equipment, and many more....

You can apply by sending your cover letter and resume through the application form.