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Full-Time

Head of AI

Research Manager

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Wayve

Wayve

201-500 employees

Develops AI software for autonomous vehicles

AI & Machine Learning
Robotics & Automation

Expert

Vancouver, BC, Canada

Category
Applied Machine Learning
Robotics & Autonomous Systems
AI Research
AI & Machine Learning
Required Skills
Natural Language Processing (NLP)
Computer Vision
Requirements
  • Prior experience as a manager of research teams (10-15+ people)
  • Passionate about fostering personal and professional growth in individual team members
  • Experience with roadmap planning, stakeholder management, requirements gathering and alignment with peers towards milestones and deliverables
  • Strong knowledge of Machine Learning and related areas, such as Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Computer Vision, etc.
  • Industry experience with machine learning technology development
  • Experience driving a team and technical project through the full lifecycle
  • Passionate about bringing research concepts through to product
  • Research and engineering fundamentals
  • MS or PhD in Computer Science, Engineering, or similar experience
Responsibilities
  • Develop career plans and growth trajectories for team members
  • Ensure team members have a strong impact and are set up for success
  • Ensure projects are resourced effectively
  • Offer coaching and technical mentorship to direct reports
  • Bring technical & project management expertise to accelerate progress
  • Challenge the status quo
  • Prioritize effectively and keep processes lean
  • Maintain a culture of collaboration, impact, innovation, and health
  • Grow the team by hiring complementary skill sets
  • Contribute to day-to-day operations of the Science team

Wayve is pioneering AV2.0, an embodied AI software that enables self-driving vehicles to learn from experience and drive in any environment without detailed maps or programmed rules. Their technology uses machine learning to develop autonomous systems, partnering with fleet operators to bring scalable AV solutions to logistics and delivery services.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$1.3B

Headquarters

London, United Kingdom

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

29%

1 year growth

37%

2 year growth

93%