Senior Frontend Software Engineer (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) at Alegion

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will build and enhance Alegion’s AI Training Data SaaS Platform and related software products. A key member of Alegion’s Software Engineering team, you will have the opportunity to impact everything from user-facing browser applications to the backend systems and data stores and everything in between.
  • Participate as a technical member of an Agile team to develop Alegion’s AI Training Data Platform
  • Develop clean, well-designed, reusable, scalable code following TDD practices
  • Ensure the reliability and high availability of Alegion’s critical systems, applications, and services
  • Collaborate with architects and software engineers on architectural reviews and design discussions
  • Work closely with the Product Owner to groom user stories, including providing implementation details, estimating effort, and contributing to acceptance criteria
  • Strive to achieve a high level of unit, integration and acceptance test coverage
  • Pair program with fellow engineers and perform code reviews of their design and code
  • Share knowledge with peers in dev shares, code dojos, and lightning talks
  • Embody Alegion’s cultural values in your everyday work and interactions
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical field
  • Mastery with front-end JavaScript frameworks (e.g. ReactAngular)
  • Proven experience building highly customized and scalable UI components
  • At least 5+ years working as a Software Engineer
  • 2+ years experience designing and building distributed, large-scale SaaS enterprise systems
  • Experience with Java or C#
  • Hands-on experience with AWS or other cloud infrastructure technologies
  • Experience with microservices, containerization and infrastructure automation
  • Experience practicing OOP, TDD, CI/CD in an Agile software development environment
  • Start-up experience and entrepreneurial spirit highly preferred
  • Machine learning, Computer Vision, and crowdsourcing experience a big plus, but not required
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal, written, presentation)
  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrable experience with React and Java (Code examples or screen shots)
  • Experience with streaming platforms (e.g. Kafka, Kinesis)
  • Machine learning, Computer Vision, and crowdsourcing experience a big plus, but not required

We have methodically built a strong team of talented software engineers from the best companies in Austin and other locations. We adhere to the Alegion Engineering Manifesto, a set of principles we follow in our everyday execution and interactions. Our software engineers work in small, co-located Agile teams, each team with a dedicated Product Owner. We constantly iterate on what we build and how we execute. We value learning and continuous improvement above all.
The pillars of our Engineering organization:
  • Technical Excellence
  • Flawless Execution
  • Innovation
  • Continuous Improvement
Do you want to help work in the most exciting and impactful technology space of our time? Do you want to serve those who want to work and create new opportunities in the global workforce?
Alegion is transforming how enterprises execute on Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning projects, while transforming the way people work. Our AI training data platform integrates human intelligence at scale into the creation of high-quality training data, the validation and scoring of AI models and real-time exception handling. We do this through our advanced data and task management platform and our growing network of on-demand trained human data specialists. By combining human intelligence and artificial intelligence, Alegion processed large-scale and complex data tasks provide the context, emotion and humanity that machine intelligence cannot achieve while delivering the highest quality results, at scale, and at the most effective cost.
Alegion’s AI Training Data Platform is a robust technology system that supports a wide array of data processes designed specifically for AI, ML, NLP, Computer Vision and Deep Learning systems. It provides the ability to define and configure complex data task workflows including multi-step and conditional paths for text, photo, video and audio. It also manages the distribution of tasks to human data specialists based on required skillets and other criteria and has built-in quality control processes that provide exceptional data quality, predictable pricing and scale to process large volumes of data-intensive tasks.
  • We have a well-defined mission, and strongly-held core beliefs and cultural values
  • We promote a workplace where employees can make an impact beyond financial results
  • We believe in being truly Agile in every decision, action and interaction
  • We recruit talented employees who are a strong fit for our culture and high-performing teams 
  • We value learning and teaching, and heavily invest in employee development and growth
  • We foster a collaborative, team-focused and autonomous work environment
  • Competitive total compensation package
  • 14% Employer Contribution - Employee Provident Fund (EPF)
  • Competitive health and insurance benefits (Including Dental & Optical)
  • Monthly Transport & Phone Allowance
  • 25 days company-paid holiday
  • The Intermark Tower, Jalan Tun Razak, 55000 Kuala Lumpur
  • Across from Ampang Park LRT