Altana AI enables trusted commerce by providing the single source of truth on the global supply chain. Our AI platform connects and learns from billions of data points to help governments and the private sector build safe, resilient, and sustainable supply chains.

Positioned at the intersection of international relations, national security, sustainability, and global commerce, Altana is building a world-scale natural language processing and machine learning platform that serves as the single source of truth on the global supply chain. Similar to how Facebook built a social graph, and Google a knowledge graph of the internet, Altana is building the world's most comprehensive knowledge graph of global commerce, covering trillions of dollars of B2B commercial activity across 400 million companies worldwide. This knowledge graph powers Altana’s AI platform - the Altana Atlas - which is used by the world’s largest governments, enterprises, and logistics providers to manage cross-border commerce, map the sustainability profile of millions of products, target security threats, and build more resilient supply chains.

The Engineering team is looking for talented Software Engineers to help build this vision. You’ll work closely with our Back End Engineers and Data Scientists on projects to analyze and observe world-scale datasets, write code that can scale to produce never before seen insights, and construct APIs to deliver our product vision.

 

This position can be worked remotely, but you should be comfortable working on New York time.

 

Responsibilities

  • Build products that enable the world's leading governments, logistics providers, and enterprises to move towards safer, more resilience, and more inclusive global commerce
  • Develop new user facing features for the Altana product suite including workflows for network exploration, risk assessment, graph analysis, and transaction screening
  • Build re-usable code and libraries for data exploration, visualization, and analysis
  • Collaborate closely with product and design to prototype, develop and launch new features and enhancements to customer experience 
  • Analyze and propose technical solutions to invent, enable, and enhance our product offerings
  • Be responsible for automating, testing, and deploying your work
  • Collaborate with fellow engineers and data scientists across the organization
  • Write TypeScript and JavaScript UIs for the web
  • Use React, Redux, and Leaflet libraries for graph and map visualizations

 

About You

  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science, Data Science, or equivalent experience
  • You have 5+ years of real-world professional experience writing web front end applications
  • You have a track record of ownership and delivery of projects with major organizational impact
  • You care deeply about engineering excellence, clean code, and knowledge-sharing
  • You have strong written and verbal communication skills

   

Nice to have, but not required

  • Experience with Cytoscape, Bloom, or other graph visualization libraries
  • Experience with CI/CD tools and processes
  • Working knowledge of cloud services like AWS, Azure, or GCP

 

Technologies we love

  • Languages: TypeScript, JavaScript
  • Tools: Github, Swagger/OpenAPI, AWS
  • Datastores: Elasticsearch, Postgres, Redshift, ArangoDB

 

 

Why it’s great to work at Altana

  • We love to collaborate, and we win as a team!
  • We are committed to engineering excellence
  • We value personal and professional development
  • We learn from diverse backgrounds and perspectives
  • We impact the world, from enabling developing countries to identifying drug traffickers

Altana is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to inclusion across race and ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, physical ability, veteran status, and national origin. We offer a comprehensive healthcare package and paid parental leave of 2 months for the primary caregiver and 1 month for the secondary caregiver.

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