Senior Engineering Manager (ML & AI)

Permanent job based in Dublin City Centre, Ireland

Excellent salary level (plus generous benefits including health, pension and bonus)

Job Reference: BBBH17759

Allen Recruitment is assisting a major International “Fortune 500”, multi-billion-dollar company source an experienced Senior Engineering Manager with expertise building and delivering Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence solutions (and leading Software Engineers in the process).

This is a leadership role on a brand-new team based in Dublin City Centre, focused on developing a new, cutting-edge analytic platform and deploying advanced machine learning models. As a Senior Engineering Manager, you will be tasked with driving key, strategic ML / AI projects.

Key Duties:

  • Provide leadership and direction across multiple layers of management and senior level software engineers
  • Drive and support the technology roadmap using modern stack technologies and constantly reviewing evolving solutions for new direction and enhancement opportunities
  • Drive the growth of a large group of Information Technology professionals supporting development projects and programs in a large matrixed organization
  • Provide regular project and organizational communications as well as attending informational meetings to keep staff, colleagues, senior management, external and internal clients apprised of major activities, developments, accomplishments and issues
  • Build and sustain a high-performing organization including; recruitment, retention, performance management, recognition and related human capital activities
  • Develop plans to meet short and long-term objectives, monitoring and ensuring quality results
  • Resolve conflicts and barriers as they arise and take proactive steps to ensure organizational alignment, cohesion and support
  • Escalate issues related to project outcomes to senior management as needed along with insight on recommended resolutions
  • Direct others to resolve business problems that affect multiple functions or disciplines

Required Skills & Education:

  • Degree in Computer Science (required). An additional qualification in Machine Learning, AI, Statistics, Optimization or related discipline (highly desirable)
  • Software development expertise in a mix of the following languages (Python, R, Java, C++, Scala or other object-oriented languages)
  • Working Knowledge of Tensorflow, PyTorch or similar frameworks (highly desired)
  • Real commercial experience in Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence (Speech AI, Natural Language Understanding, Deep Learning, Classical AI (search and planning), Reinforcement Learning, Bayesian Statistics, Causal Inference
  • Test Driven Design & implementation delivering automated tests alongside code (unit, integration, performance)
  • Test Dashboard creation, monitoring, alerting
  • Micro services / SOA / componentized design, development & architectural best practices
  • Strong software design and architecture skills with an eye toward avoiding and reducing technical debt
  • API Design Patterns & Implementation, SDK Development
  • Experience developing & delivering applications within a CI / CD & Agile driven environment & associated best Practices
  • Experience working with Dev/Model Ops
  • Strong Communication & Collaboration skills

This is an excellent leadership role within a world class company building cutting edge Big Data, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence platforms and solutions.

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