Freshworks Inc. is the parent company behind the suite of products which includes Freshdesk, Freshservice, Freshsales, Freshcaller, Freshteam, Freshchat, and Freshmarketer. The company’s suite of products is designed to work tightly together to increase collaboration and help teams better connect and communicate with their customers and co-workers. Founded in October 2010, Freshworks Inc. is backed by Accel, Tiger Global Management, CapitalG, and Sequoia Capital India. Freshworks has its HQ in San Bruno, California and global offices in India, UK, Australia, and Germany. The company's cloud-based suite of SaaS products is widely used by over 100,000 customers around the world including Honda, Bridgestone, Hugo Boss, University of Pennsylvania, Toshiba and Cisco.
Research, Recommend and implement best practices of text based relevance systems that can scale.
Develop new ranking features and techniques and build upon the latest results from the research community.
Work with product management to analyse functional requirements and work towards taking this to production.
Understand the existing use cases of search and work with the team to develop strategies to improve search relevance.
Design and work to operationalize new search usage metrics and patterns to identify opportunities to improve search relevance.
Write clean, testable, readable and maintainable code that scales. Take ownership of your code and features, from design through deployment and support.
Hands-on experience in positions focused on Machine Learning, Information Retrieval, Natural Language Processing, Text analysis, Learning to Rank, etc.
Experience in implementing mathematical models and algorithms to improve search results
Expertise in collecting, cleansing and reshaping unstructured/raw datasets.
Good understanding of Data structures and algorithms and ability to write high performance code.
Ability to quickly respond to the changing needs and roll out functionality in small, usable increments.
Solid understanding of the Software as a Service (SaaS) model
Solid engineering and coding skills. Ability to write high performance production quality code. Experience in Java, Python, Scala or similar languages is a plus.
Experience on improving search relevance using Lucene/Solr/Elasticsearch or any other similar product.
Experience on Service Oriented Architecture and RESTful APIs