Senior Software Engineer (AI)

R&D - Research and Development Bangalore, KA


What makes us Qlik?


A Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ Leader for 13 years in a row, Qlik transforms complex data landscapes into actionable insights, driving strategic business outcomes. Serving over 40,000 global customers, our portfolio leverages pervasive data quality and advanced AI/ML capabilities that lead to better decisions, faster.


We excel in integration and governance solutions that work with diverse data sources, and our real-time analytics uncover hidden patterns, empowering teams to address complex challenges and seize new opportunities.



The Senior Software Engineer Role


Are you excited about pioneering innovative AI products in the data and analytics realm? Join us as a Senior Software Engineer and play a vital role in shaping Qlik's AI vision strategy.


You'll be integral to a dedicated engineering team crafting cutting-edge AI solutions to empower customers in addressing pressing organizational challenges and embracing AI responsibly.


What makes this role interesting?


  • Driving AI Innovation: Spearhead the fusion of structured and unstructured data to unlock new insights and use cases.
  • Leading Development Initiatives: Lead the development of semantic search capabilities, transforming natural language into analytic queries and leveraging user behavior insights for continual improvement.
  • Innovative Problem-Solving: Innovate with chain-of-thought agents and routers to expand AI's problem-solving capabilities in tackling complex challenges.
  • Collaborative Environment: Collaborate closely with a passionate team focused on AI/ML, driving next-generation technologies and solving challenging software development projects.


Here’s how you’ll be making an impact:


  • Solution Development: Design, develop, and maintain a suite of AI products catering to various use cases, including predictive, generative, and classification.
  • Cross-Functional Collaboration: Partner with data scientists, software engineers, and domain experts to understand user needs and implement user-centric AI solutions.
  • Product Innovation: Work alongside product design teams to deliver essential functionalities aligning with our AI vision.
  • Technology Evaluation: Evaluate and integrate new technologies to enhance the performance, maintainability, and reliability of our machine learning systems.
  • Best Practice Application: Apply industry best practices, including CI/CD, automation, monitoring, and security, to ensure robust software engineering.


We’re looking for a teammate with:


  • Master's or Ph.D. in Computer Science, or a related field.
  • A minimum of 5 years in similar roles building production-quality software
  • Programming proficiency in languages such as Python, Golang, Java, C++
  • 3+ years of experience working with containerization and orchestration tools (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes).
  • 3+ years of experience with cloud service providers and related infrastructure (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud)
  • 5+ Experience working with large-scale data and distributed computing environments.
  • Familiar with SQL programming and SQL / NoSQL databases (such as MongoDB, ElasticSearch)
  • Demonstrated ability to stay abreast of emerging trends and new techniques in the field of software development


Preferred skills and qualifications:


  • Experience with popular foundational models like Llama, Falcon, OpenAI, Hugging Face, Mistral, etc.
  • 3+ years of experience with structured data using popular machine learning libraries and frameworks (e.g., TensorFlow, PyTorch, scikit-learn).
  • 3+ years of experience developing end-to-end machine learning pipelines.
  • Experience building natural language applications or systems
  • Expertise in working with unstructured data sources: RAG, vector databases, knowledge graphs, grounding, prompt engineering, chain-of-thought, pre-training, fine-tuning
  • Familiarity with deep learning and neural network architectures


The location for this role is:


Bangalore, India


Ready to shape the future of AI with us? Join Qlik's passionate team and be at the forefront of AI innovation. Apply now to embark on an exciting journey of pioneering AI products and making a meaningful impact in the world of data and analytics.



More about Qlik and who we are:


Find out more about life at Qlik on social: Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube, and X/Twitter, and to see all other opportunities to join us and our values, check out our Careers Page.


What else do we offer?


  • Genuine career progression pathways and mentoring programs
  • Culture of innovation, technology, collaboration, and openness
  • Flexible, diverse, and international work environment


Giving back is a huge part of our culture. Alongside an extra “change the world” day plus another for personal development, we also highly encourage participation in our Corporate Responsibility Employee Programs


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Qlik is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Qlik via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Qlik. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Qlik as a result of the referral or through other means.