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 1,800 enterprise customers, including a majority of the S&P 500. Headquartered in New York City, AlphaSense employs over 450 people across offices in the U.S., U.K., Finland, and India. For more information, please visit www.alpha-sense.com.

Check out what we’ve built so far: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V5d2ELsTvkw

AlphaSense culture: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OvkCzvolyaY

The role:

We are seeking an experienced Product Owner with past experience of being a Cloud Native Developer to help develop the next big thing in data analysis and search solutions.

You would join our Enterprise Cloud Platform team and help develop solutions there which allow deployment of AlphaSense product across multiple public clouds in a hybrid setup.By applying all your experience in Product Ownership, Cloud-Native and Software Engineering, your role would be to define requirement definition, prioritization and facilitate efficient internal and external communication to support effective transparent execution. This is a key role for our organization as we prepare for building Enterprise products from scratch. Your experience in empowering high-performance teams in a distributed environment is essential.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Work with Customers, Engineering, Sales, Product Management, Customer Success and various stakeholders and Prepare Roadmap for Enterprise Cloud team 
  • Organize the backlog of the team and help create and break down Epics into Features, Stories
  • Prioritize Stories for teams Sprint, Quarterly plannings and clarify any requirements related questions from the team
  • Execute Acceptance tests after development completion and give concurrence to take stories to production
  • Drive and coordinate Alpha, Best and final releases for customers together with all stakeholders needed
  • Manage Risks & Dependencies
  • Understand Technical Debt, Architecture runway and prioritize Epics related along with Business Features, Epics

What we are looking for:

  • A minimum of five years of professional track record in software development
  • Practical experience of applying microservice architecture patterns
  • Years of experience in Docker, containers orchestration (Kubernetes preferable) and Public Clouds
  • Knowledge of Cloud-Native landscape
  • Higher education degree in relevant technical discipline such as CS or Engineering considered a plus
  • Experience with an iterative Agile methodologies is essential
  • Minimum 2 years of Product Owner experience OR a strong understanding of the role
  • Ability to understand the technical requirements and designs that team is working on is required as this team works on extremely Technical projects
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work both in a team environment and independently
  • Deep understanding on how organizations constantly need to revamp architecture and manage technical debt is valuable for this role
  • Experience working in a multi-site setup is preferred
  • Excellent leadership skills and servant leader mentality

What we consider a plus:

  • Experience of working in Kanban 
  • Experience of working in Scaled Agile
  • Worked on immutable infrastructure and applied IaC principles, with Terraform as a plus

What we offer: 

  • Playing a part in the story of a fast growing company
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Interesting career opportunities and training
  • Very highly skilled colleagues
  • Tea, coffee and soft drinks at office
  • Gym, game room, parking or public transport benefit
  • Hybrid work supported 100% 
  • Home internet and mobile phone
  • Lunch and recreational benefits
  • Occupational health care

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

If you have questions, our Director of Delivery operations (Phani Manthena) is happy to answer them by email via pmantena@alpha-sense.com

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