Research Engineer
Preparedness
Posted on 10/26/2023
INACTIVE
OpenAI

1,001-5,000 employees

AI research and deployment company
Company Overview
OpenAI's mission is to ensure that artificial general intelligence benefits all of humanity. OpenAI's mission is to ensure that artificial general intelligence (AGI)—by which they mean highly autonomous systems that outperform humans at most economically valuable work—benefits all of humanity.
AI & Machine Learning
Social Impact
Venture Capital

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$11.3B

Founded

2015

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

91%

1 year growth

167%

2 year growth

532%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
CategoriesNew
Data & Analytics
Requirements
  • Passionate and knowledgeable about short-term and long-term AI safety risks
  • Experienced in ML research engineering, ML observability and monitoring, creating large language model-enabled applications, and/or another technical domain applicable to AI risk
  • Able to operate effectively in a dynamic and extremely fast-paced research environment as well as scope and deliver projects end-to-end
Responsibilities
  • Work on identifying emerging AI safety risks and new methodologies for exploring the impact of these risks
  • Build (and then continuously refine) evaluations of frontier AI models that assess the extent of identified risks
  • Design and build scalable systems and processes that can support these kinds of evaluations
  • Contribute to the refinement of risk management and the overall development of 'best practice' guidelines for AI safety evaluations
Desired Qualifications
  • First-hand experience in red-teaming systems—be it computer systems or otherwise
  • A good understanding of the (nuances of) societal aspects of AI deployment
  • An ability to work cross-functionally
  • Excellent communication skills