Software Co-op: AI/Automation
January 2024 term
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Sanctuary AI

51-200 employees

Human-like intelligence general-purpose robotics
Company Overview
Sanctuary’s mission is to create the world’s first human-like intelligence in general-purpose robots that will help us work more safely, efficiently, and sustainably. The company is committed to augmenting human creativity and has experience launching market-defining innovations rooted previously unsolved and deep scientific problems. Sanctuary hopes in the not-too-distant future, robots will help us explore, and prosper in outer space.
AI & Machine Learning
Industrial & Manufacturing
Robotics & Automation

Company Stage


Total Funding





Vancouver, Canada

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Vancouver, BC, Canada
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Computer Vision
Data Structures & Algorithms
AI & Machine Learning
Software Engineering
  • Gain cutting edge career experience as you implement and evaluate new algorithms as they pertain to sensory systems or task and motion planning
  • Expand your engineering experience as you evaluate new hardware/sensors including cameras, microphones, and touch sensors
  • Achieve company-wide visibility as you contribute to maintenance and evolution of our development and deployment tools
  • Tap into your mentorship skills as you document, communicate, and collaborate on improving system components
  • Your Experience
  • Qualifications and Skills
  • Pursuing or completing a bachelor's degree in computer science or a related technical field, or equivalent practical experience
  • Experience writing software in Python or C++
  • Experience with robotics (ROS, hardware drivers, real-time signal processing)
  • Experience training/deploying machine learning models
  • Experience with computer vision, image processing and/or computer graphics
  • Traits
  • Above all else, a consistently positive attitude and a willingness to do whatever it takes to create robust solutions to complex problems
  • Optimistic listening and conflict resolution capabilities
  • Demonstrated ability to influence others without authority
  • Eager to take on new challenges with tenacity and positivity
  • Patience, persistence, and attention to detail when resolving performance issues
  • Obsession with bringing human-like intelligence to machines
  • Sanctuary-a multi award-winning LinkedIn Top Startup company-is seeking a Software Co-op student. Reporting to the AI Team Lead, you will have the opportunity to tackle a variety of challenges related to the perception, planning, and motion systems of a humanoid general-purpose robot
  • The best candidates for this role have excellent software development and machine learning skills as well as hands-on experience with robotics. In this role you'll be a valued contributor and you'll gain a comprehensive understanding of the design, architecture, and implementation of the simulation platform and machine learning systems that power our general-purpose robots