Senior Engineering Manager, Enterprise Search (15618)- United States OR Canada (Remote)
Senior Engineering Manager, Enterprise Search
Location: United States OR Canada (Remote)
Who You Are
You are a highly skilled Senior Software Engineering Manager with a strong background in search engines and natural language processing. The ideal candidate will have a passion for solving complex problems, an in-depth understanding of search algorithms, and expertise in leveraging NLP & LLM techniques to enhance search capabilities. In this role, you will be responsible for leading a team of software engineers, driving technical initiatives, and collaborating with cross-functional teams to deliver high-quality search engine solutions.
Your Next Challenge
- Lead a team of software engineers specializing in search engines and NLP, providing guidance, mentorship, and fostering a collaborative and innovative environment.
- Drive the development of advanced search algorithms and techniques, leveraging NLP to enhance search relevance, query understanding, and information retrieval.
- Collaborate with product managers, data scientists, and UX designers to define requirements, prioritize tasks, and deliver search engine features that meet user needs and business objectives.
- Architect scalable and reliable search systems, ensuring high availability, fault tolerance, and efficient query processing.
- Stay up to date with the latest advancements in LLMs, search engine technologies, NLP techniques, and industry best practices, and apply them to drive continuous improvement in our search capabilities.
- Conduct code reviews, provide technical guidance, and promote engineering best practices to maintain code quality, scalability, and performance.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including data engineering, infrastructure, and quality assurance, to ensure seamless integration and deployment of search engine solutions.
- Manage project timelines, resource allocation, and prioritize tasks to meet delivery deadlines.
- Identify and address technical challenges and risks proactively, proposing creative solutions and mitigations as needed.
- Foster a culture of innovation, collaboration, and learning within the engineering team, promoting knowledge sharing and professional development.
What You'll Need
- Bachelor's or master's degree in computer science, Software Engineering, or a related field.
- Minimum of 10 years of experience in software engineering, with 5 years in leadership roles.
- Strong knowledge of search engine architectures, algorithms, and information retrieval techniques. Experience in image processing and image search is nice to have.
- Proficiency in OO programming languages such as C#, Java, Python, or C++.
- Experience with NLP libraries and frameworks, such as NLTK, SpaCy, or TensorFlow.
- Proven track record of successfully leading software engineering teams and delivering complex projects.
The starting salary range for this position at time of posting is USD 113,000 to USD 134,000 per annum. Getty Images has different ranges in different locations within the US, and this range represents the starting base pay range. Actual compensation will depend on factors including but not limited to: qualifications, geographic location, skills, experience, certification, business needs, performance, and level of responsibility along with the requirements of the position. The company reserves the right to modify this pay range at any point in the future. Getty Images is committed to the health and well-being of its employees and benefits for full-time permanent employees may include participation in the company incentive program, equity, and benefits package which is inclusive of medical, dental, vision, 401(k) match, paid company holidays and time off, and paid parental leave. Visit our career site to learn more about our career opportunities and Diversity & Inclusion commitments.
Are you passionate about search engine technologies, NLP, and leading talented engineering teams? We would love to hear from you. Join us in our mission to move the world through imagery!
Benefits at Getty Images
We provide Medical, Vision, and Dental insurance for you and your family. We partner with Meritain (An Aetna Company), and CVS Caremark to provide you with two options for medical coverage - a POS plan and an HSA-qualified (Health Savings Account) Plan. The POS plan comes with a $200 per year Getty Images contribution to an FSA account. If you enroll in the HSA plan, Getty Images will give you $1400-$2400 per year to spend on any qualified health expenses. Dental insurance is available through Delta Dental. Vision Insurance is available through VSP. All full-time employees working at least 25 hours per week will become eligible for health benefits the 1st of the month following their date of hire. Contributions to health care accounts are prorated based on the date of hire. For more information on these benefits, you may request an electronic copy of our Benefits Guide.
Time off Work/life balance is important to us
We provide flexible time off and 10 sick days each calendar year. Additionally, we pay 4 weeks of fully paid Parental Leave for new parents, with primary caregivers eligible for an additional 8 weeks of fully paid leave.
Company Paid Holidays
Employees enjoy company-paid holidays for each of our global locations.
Disability and Life Insurance
We automatically enroll and pay for Basic Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance (AD&D) up to 2 times your annual salary. We also provide you with fully paid Short-Term Disability and Long-Term Disability Insurance.
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Getty Images does not require employees to be vaccinated against Covid-19, but vaccination or testing may be mandated by the relevant local laws with which Getty Images will comply. If this position involves contact with third parties, attendance on site for events, travel and/or work in our offices, those actions will be subject to any to relevant local laws, venue or customer requirements, or travel requirements regarding vaccines or testing (and exemptions thereto).
Getty Images does not require employees to be vaccinated against Covid-19, but vaccination or testing has been mandated by the Biden administration and that mandate applies to our US workforce. If this position involves contact with third parties, attendance on site for events, travel and/or work in our offices, those actions will be subject to any to relevant local laws, venue or customer requirements, or travel requirements regarding vaccines or testing (and exemptions thereto).
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