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AI Research Manager

Duolingo English Test

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1,001-5,000 employees

Language learning app with gamified lessons

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics

Compensation Overview

$187k - $384kAnnually

+ Equity

Senior, Expert

Pittsburgh, PA, USA

AI Research
AI & Machine Learning
  • Demonstrated expertise as a Technical Lead or Manager.
  • Advanced degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field with a focus on machine learning or artificial intelligence.
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills, with the ability to manage and inspire a team.
  • Deep understanding of machine learning concepts, frameworks, and best practices.
  • Lead a team of AI researchers and engineers building new AI-powered features to enhance the authenticity, accuracy, efficiency, and security of the test.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with software engineers, language assessment experts, psychometricians, product managers, and others.
  • Be responsible for the overall planning, execution and success of sophisticated technical projects.
  • Advance the state of the art in assessment, and share your work with the research community through publications and presentations.

Duolingo offers a language learning app that utilizes gamified, data-driven lessons and incorporates insights from language learning scientists, machine learning engineers, and AI experts to enhance its effectiveness. The platform's technologies include gamification, data-driven learning, and insights from language learning scientists, machine learning, and AI.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Medical, dental, and vision for employees as well as eligible partners and dependents

Mental health benefits such as therapy sessions and coaching to support you to be your best self

Fertility benefits to support your family planning journey

Fully paid parental and adoption leave

Fully paid subscription to and paid backup days for dependents and your fur family

401(k) with generous match and immediate vesting

20 days of PTO, with two additional weeks off for winter break

Yearly professional development stipend

Transportation reimbursement for however you get to work

Lunch prepared daily by our in-house chefs

Annual international retreat for all full-time employees

On-site gym and massages

On-site game/break room