Senior Engineer (Tech Lead) - AI Engineering



Software Engineering, Data Science
Posted on Saturday, August 12, 2023

At Forge (NYSE: FRGE), we know our team is our greatest asset. As technology innovators in the private market, our vision is to deliver a richer future for everyone. We live that vision through our values of being bold, humble and accountable. We experience the value that our vision brings to the world every day, helping the teams behind the greatest innovations of our generation, from space travel to planet-saving, plant-based nutrition and more.

Our mission is to empower more people to exercise ownership in the world’s leading private companies via a world-class technology platform with access to the largest network of buyers and sellers in the world. With liquidity solutions, exclusive data and insights, a custody offering, and a vibrant marketplace, Forge’s goal is to build the best-in-class technology infrastructure to power a global private market that is transparent, accessible and seamless for companies, their employees and investors. Through Forge, employees can sell their private shares, employers can reward shareholders with pre-IPO liquidity and individual and institutional investors can participate in private unicorn growth.

Forge's differentiated global marketplace addresses rising demand among individual and institutional investors for exposure to private company stocks and it is building a growing network effect with defensible competitive advantages. The Forge marketplace has over 440,000 registered users and private shares have traded in more than 500 companies since inception, representing over $12 billion in volume across over 21,000+ transactions.

Our ability to offer these powerful financial solutions has generated incredible interest from investors, demand from customers, and a need to grow our team to meet the needs of more companies, teams and innovators in this way. You can learn more about Forge in the following video: “The private market future starts now”.

Role Summary:

We are seeking a highly skilled and innovative engineer to join our AI Engineering team. As a Tech Lead, you will play a crucial role in delivering and developing products powered by our internal AI models and machine learning pipelines. This role will focus on transforming internal research and experiments into actual paid products or integrating them into different services.


  • Design, implement, and maintain responsive full-stack web applications using internal AI & ML models and inference APIs
  • Deploy LLM-based applications and ML/AI models in production, evaluating and improving their performance over time
  • Collaborate closely with Data Scientists, Machine learning Engineers, and across multiple engineering teams to integrate AI solutions into our systems and processes
  • Lead a small multidisciplinary engineering team, gather requirements, and plan actionable tasks
  • Identify new opportunities for AI solutions throughout the organization, and set the direction and roadmap required to implement them

Required Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of software engineering experience
  • 3+ years of working with Machine learning models, MLOps and Big Data
  • Previous experience leading an engineering team or acting as tech lead for a project
  • Proficient with React, TypeScript, Node.js, Python and Postgres

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Fintech or Financial services industry experience with working knowledge of financial regulators
  • Familiarity with cloud platforms and their machine learning services (e.g., AWS, Google Cloud)
  • Experience with LLMs, LangChain and Prompt Engineering.
  • Comfortable working on multiple codebases inside and outside of the team.

Forge is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.