Algolia

Build Unique Search Experiences

LOCATION San Francisco, CA

COMPANY SIZE Between 25 and 50

# OF ENGINEERS Between 10 and 25

FUNDING $10M - $25M

REMOTE WORK OK? No

EXTENDED EXERCISE WINDOW? No

TAGS SaaS, Search, Developer Tools, YC Winter 2014

What do we do?

Algolia is a Search API that enables developers to integrate, in just a few minutes, a Find-as-you-type search experience in their websites and mobile apps. The rules have changed! We handle the search complexity, so our customers can be focused on building engaging UI/UX that gives relevant results in milliseconds.

Our press coverage

http://techcrunch.com/2015/05/20/algolia-grabs-18-3-million-from-accel-for-its-search-api-on-steroids/
http://highscalability.com/blog/2015/3/9/the-architecture-of-algolias-distributed-search-network.html

Our Founders

Nicolas Dessaigne

Co-founder & CEO    

Julien Lemoine

Co-founder & CTO      

Our tech stack

  • C++
  • Nginx
  • Many others
  • Rails
  • Javascript

Our investors

  • Index Ventures
  • Point Nine Capital
  • Storm Ventures
  • Alven Capital
  • Accel Partners