Full-Time

Machine Learning Research Engineer

Federal

Posted on 6/14/2022

Scale AI

Scale AI

1,001-5,000 employees

Generative AI platform for enterprise data

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Industrial & Manufacturing

Junior, Mid

Washington, DC, USA

Required Skills
Python
JavaScript
Tensorflow
Data Structures & Algorithms
Pytorch
AWS
Natural Language Processing (NLP)
Computer Vision
Google Cloud Platform
Requirements
  • Degree in computer science, or related field
  • US citizenship and US Government Security Clearance is a requirement
  • Extensive experience using computer vision, deep learning and deep reinforcement Learning, or natural language processing in a production environment
  • Solid background in algorithms, data structures, and object-oriented programming
  • Strong programing skills in Python or Javascript, experience in Tensorflow or PyTorch
Responsibilities
  • Take state of the art models developed internally and from the community, use them in production to solve problems for our customers and taskers
  • Take models currently in production, identify areas for improvement, improve them using retraining and hyperparameter searches, then deploy without regressing on core model characteristics
  • Work with product and research teams to identify opportunities for improvement in our current product line and for enabling upcoming product lines
  • Work with massive datasets to develop both generic models as well as fine tune models for specific products
  • Build the scalable ML platform to automate our ML services
  • Be a representative for how to apply machine learning and related techniques throughout the engineering and product organization
  • Be able, and willing, to multi-task and learn new technologies quickly
Desired Qualifications
  • Graduate degree in Computer Science, Machine Learning or Artificial Intelligence specialization
  • Experience working with cloud technology stack (eg. AWS or GCP) and developing machine learning models in a cloud environment

Scale AI specializes in enhancing AI application development for a diverse range of clients, including top tech companies, startups, and government agencies, through its Scale Generative AI Platform. This platform not only expedites the development of AI applications but also integrates comprehensive services such as data collection, curation, annotation, model evaluation, and optimization via its Scale Data Engine. This robust technological synergy allows for effective application of generative models tailored to individual enterprise needs, positioning Scale AI as a leader in facilitating advanced AI solutions.

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$1.6B

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

46%

1 year growth

130%

2 year growth

221%

Benefits

Health, Dental & Vision Coverage - Our health plans give you the flexibility to select the right coverage for you and eligible family members through a variety of plan options.

Easy to use 401(K) - Plan and invest for the future with a 401(k) via Guideline. Scale’s 401(k) plan provides you an opportunity to defer compensation for your long-term savings.

Wellness Fund - We care about the physical, mental, and emotional wellbeing of all Scaliens. Our $100/month wellness stipend can be used for gym memberships, acupuncture, meditation apps, and so much more.

Virtual Social Activities - Being remote has not stopped us from hosting fun virtual events. From trivia night to candle making, we ensure employees are fostering connections & building strong relationships.

Learning & Development - We know how important career growth is for Scaliens, so we offer a $500/year L&D stipend to help support continued development throughout your journey.

Flexible hours allow you to work when you are most productive. You can work with your manager to best plan your daily work schedule.

Generous Paid Time Off - Enjoy time to travel or plan a staycation. We encourage employees to take time off to recharge and prevent burnout. We have a flexible PTO policy where each employee is afforded the flexibility to take planned time-off as needed.

Commuter Benefits - Set aside pre-tax dollars to use on qualified transportation expenses to help ease your commute.

Parental Leave - Balancing work and family is essential, and Scale understands the importance of having adequate leave policies in place to promote a healthy home and work life.

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