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Contract, Senior AI Engineer

Remote - South Africa

About Nintex: 

At Nintex, we are transforming the way people work, everywhere.  

Nintex is the global standard for process intelligence and automation. Today more than 10,000 public and private sector organizations across 90 countries turn to the Nintex Process Platform to accelerate progress on their digital transformation journeys by quickly and easily managing, automating and optimizing business processes. We improve their lives though the technology we build. 

Nintex engineers are building more than just software and know the impact one line of code can make. We are the experts that build the industry’s most complete process and automation platform to transform the way people work. If you’re interested, curious and want to learn and do more, the sky is the limit here. We take a solutions-oriented and collaborative approach and we don’t wait to create and carry out opportunities for innovation in our business – and our products. Our work makes the hard stuff appear easy to anyone with clicks-and-not-code process automation. 

We are committed to fostering a workplace that supports amazing people in doing their very best work every day. Collaboration is constant, our workplace is fun, the environment is fast-paced and we value our people’s curiosity, ideas and enthusiasm. We deliver on our commitments, we don't wait to implement ideas or fix issues, and we treat each other with respect and consideration. 

About the role: 

You are comfortable working with technical complexity and building reusable AI components and systems. You pioneer best practices to boost quality and productivity. You can work with high-level technical ideas and ambiguity to deliver successful projects. You mentor team members on the technical front. You demonstrate a deep mastery of AI and a focus on improving systems and processes. You handle large technology teams and crucial product areas. 

Your contribution will be:

  • You use the current AI toolset to design and write high complexity algorithms to solve novel problems with challenging levels of ambiguity. 
  • You are called to advise on challenging performance and resource utilization issues touching on AI 
  • You have regular meetings with Engineering and Product Management to project and define future AI requirements. 
  • You build complex predictive models and use them to make observations and drive future strategic decision-making / forecast future events 
  • You monitor developing AI technologies, assess their applicability to Nintex and suggest appropriate training and tools to management. 
  • You actively seek-out, modify, and improve code outside of the existing architecture patterns and bring them in-line with the relevant Nintex and Product standards. 
  • You triage and debug production issues correctly and independently. 
  • You write automated unit and end-to-end tests to vet your code. 
  • You attend and contribute to team ceremonies and meetings (daily scrum meetings, planning meetings, demos, and development retrospective meetings.) 
  • You provide clear and actionable technical feedback to the team for pull requests and peer reviews. 
  • You manage competing priorities, effectively putting users first. 
  • You promote our culture through the Nintex tenets. 
  • You receive uneventful code reviews for complex algorithms and are brought in to review special cases.

To be successful, we think you need: 

  • 5-7+ years in the data/AI space
  • Experience working across data modelling erc
  • Experience with how to take AI solutions into production
  • Strong understanding of engineering principles

What’s in it for you? 

Nintex employees have the freedom to work how they work best. We are virtual-first across our global workforce. Our people work in the way that best suits them and their teams - whether at home, in an office, or another place that sparks creativity, focus and collaboration. Our work environment is such that our people can successfully deliver their work while adequately supporting their lifestyle and preferences.  

While our offerings differ from country to country, we offer our entire global workforce an array of exciting perks and benefits, including 

  • Global Gratitude and Recharge Days
  • Mindfulness and counseling resources
  • Invention/patenting assistance
  • Meaningful recognition
  • Community impact opportunities
  • Multiple tools through which to learn and grow, and an incredible global community 

View more here: https://www.nintex.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/Global-Perks-and-Benefits.pdf 

Equity Statement: Preference will be given to People Living with Disability who are members of the designated groups in line with the Employment Equity Plan and Targets of the Company.

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