Director of Cloud-Based AI Engine

Location United States of America
Contact name: Sam Jacobs

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Job ref: 98
Published: 23 days ago


  • Global disruptor in Autonomy space raising the industry standard for drones

  • Products have been received a multitude of prestigious awards

  • Growing exponentially with opportunity to gain meaningful equity in lead up to IPO phase

What you'll do

  • Responsible for leading the algo and/or engineering team to build advanced tools for AI development

  • Design the data driven deep learning pipeline to accelerate Autel’s deep learning model iteration 

  • Lead development on open image data exploration and image retrieval, semi-supervised, auto labeling method, rule based / model based data curation method   

  • Lead efforts on deep learning distributed training improvement and performance optimization

  • Collaborate with infrastructure team, simulation team and perception team on improving the efficiency and efficacy of AI model iteration

  • Mentor team members and develop their career path 

What you'll need to succeed

Must have:

  • Master or Doctoral degree, more than 3 years of deep learning algorithm research and project experience with application in computer vision

  • Experience in applying deep learning into large scale computer vision problems 

  • Experience in open data exploration and curation to improve deep learning models

  • Successful application of active learning and auto-labeling into AI development process

  • Familiar with development of data driven MLOps pipeline to iterate models on incoming data

  • Understands acceleration techniques in distributed training of deep learning models on GPU cluster

  • Have more than one year of experience in leading a team and managing projects

  • Familiar with big data technologies such as Spark, Hadoop, Flink

Nice to have:

  • Had deep learning and/or ML infra experience in robotics field such as autonomous driving