Senior Engineering Manager, Enterprise Search (15618) Canada, (Remote)
Remote - Canada /
Technology – Enterprise Search /
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.
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
Extended Health Insurance
Time off Work/life balance is important to us
We provide flexible time off plus 3 sick days each calendar year. Additionally, we offer 16 weeks paid Maternity Leave for birth mothers, and 4 weeks fully paid leave for other new parents.
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.
Employee Assistance Program
Employees have access to free, confidential assistance for everyday problems such as stress management, financial coaching, marital or family issues, substance abuse, occupational problems, and referrals for legal, childcare, and eldercare services. Employees can seek additional discounts on other wellness activities such as travel, gym memberships, and sports! Through our EAP services, employees are also eligible for 3 free counseling visits and life coaching sessions.
Group RRSP Matching Program
Save for retirement by making contributions consistently and conveniently through payroll deductions. Plus, Getty Images will match 100% of your contributions, up to a maximum of 3% of your base salary! Contributions are taken from your gross pay BEFORE payroll taxes are calculated resulting in an immediate tax reduction. Participation is voluntary so you must enroll in the plan for contributions to begin.
Learning & Growth
We value continuous learning and development to help everyone develop their skills. Enjoy mentorship, curated training & more.
Who We Are:
Getty Images is a preeminent global visual content creator and marketplace. Through Getty Images, iStock, and Unsplash, we offer a full range of content solutions to meet the needs of any customer—no matter their size—around the globe.
Getty Images encompasses the largest and best path to market for visual creators through their premier brands including its core, Getty Images; iStock, a value offering of creative stills and videos providing a significant volume of exclusive content to small and medium-sized businesses; and Unsplash, a free offering of creative stills servicing the fast-growing and broad-based creator economy.
Help us move the world with images! Bringing award-winning imagery to everyone, Getty Images has customers in almost every country in the world, with websites in 23 languages, bringing the world’s best content to media outlets, advertising agencies and corporations, small businesses and increasingly, direct to consumers.
Getty Images works with over 516,000 contributors and image partners to provide comprehensive coverage of more than 160,000 news, sport, and entertainment events around the globe. With over 520 million assets, of which over 320 million are digitized, encompassing the latest global news, sports, celebrity, music and fashion coverage; exclusive conceptual creative images; and the world’s largest commercial archive. New content is added daily, with 8-10 million new assets added each quarter.
Getty Images offers the most exclusive and unique creative and editorial visual content globally. The breadth and quality of our content allow our customers and partners to tell their stories with greater creativity and accuracy, thereby eliciting more emotion and enabling more action. Getty Images moves the world —whether the goal is commercial or philanthropic, revenue-generating or society-changing, market-disrupting or headline-driving. Getty Images offers the highest quality and most diverse visual content, based on industry-leading expertise and innovation.
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