Full-Time

Head of Applied AI

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Descript

Descript

51-200 employees

AI-powered video and podcast editing platform

Data & Analytics
AI & Machine Learning

Senior

Montreal, QC, Canada + 1 more

Requirements
  • PhD or Master’s degree specialized in Deep Learning or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years in managing AI teams and 5+ years of experience with building deep learning models
  • A track record of leading and shipping research projects in production
  • Experience in managing and mentoring research scientists
  • Strong knowledge of deep learning (and ideally generative models)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Responsibilities
  • Leading research projects and ensuring their timely completion
  • Collaborating with other teams to integrate AI technologies into real-world products
  • Mentoring and managing a team of research scientists and engineers
  • Developing and implementing research strategies
  • Staying up-to-date with the latest developments in AI technology and incorporating them into our research
  • Representing the company in conferences and events

Descript provides an all-in-one video and podcast editing platform with AI-powered features, including GPT-4, multitrack audio editing, screen recording, and transcription. The platform aims to streamline the editing process and make video a fundamental tool for communication.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$100.1M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

20%

2 year growth

63%

Benefits

Healthcare package

Catered lunches

Unlimited vacation time

Remote work option