Yes, We Are Hiring!

We seek ambitious and dedicated individuals at all levels of experience, ranging from Bachelors to post-Ph.D. Ideal candidates are curious and adaptable, and deliver results with minimal guidance. For all positions, location is flexible.

We are most interested in candidates who:

1) have extensive AI expertise, especially in reinforcement learning and/or robotics;

2) have strong system-building skills;

3) are passionate about helping us make continual learning practical in a broad range of applications.

For candidates at the Ph.D. level, 1) is more important. For candidates at the Bachelors and Masters level, 2) is more important. 3) is essential for everyone!

We are a small startup founded by some of the world’s leaders in machine learning and funded by a significant strategic investment from the Sony Corporation. We offer flexible work arrangements and excellent benefits. We are a distributed company, with team members all around North America and some in Europe, who collaborate closely using online tools. You must be comfortable working remotely to be effective on our team.

Please email resumés to- [email protected]. See below for position-specific job listings. 

DevOps Engineer

We are seeking a DevOps Engineer to be key part of the Cogitai’s engineering team. As a member of a small startup, the person in this role will be responsible for all aspects of Cogitai’s IT and development infrastructure. You will work collaboratively with software engineering to deploy and operate our systems. You will help automate and continuously improve our operations and processes. You will also help build and maintain tools to deploy and monitor our production systems into the cloud.

Our ideal candidate would love finding the best way to make computing systems work to the advantage of the company. You should be attracted to being the first person in a new team. You should feel comfortable working at all levels of the application stack to install and debug systems, with security as a first principle. You should thrive working with others and moving quickly to solve real-world problems.

We are a small startup founded by some of the world’s leaders in machine learning and funded by a significant strategic investment from the Sony Corporation. We offer flexible work arrangements and excellent benefits. We are a distributed company, with team members all around North America and some in Europe, who collaborate closely using online tools. You must be comfortable working remotely to be effective on our team.

Please email resumés to – [email protected]. See below for position-specific job listings.

Some key functions of the DevOps Engineer role are:

• Manage IT tools (google suite, Slack, video conferencing, etc.).
• Manage development tools and processes (Github, Jira, etc.)
• Manage CI platform with Docker and CircleCI.
• Design tools to automate deployments to production systems (AWS and GCP).
• Design and build tools to monitor and measure production systems.
• Build additional tools and integrations as necessary.
• Research and implement new tools to improve the company.

Basic Qualifications:

• BS Degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
• Solid understanding of Unix/Linux, networking, and Web systems.
• Experience with Programming or scripting Unix systems.
• Experience with secure system configuration and security principles.
• Experience with large-scale 24/7 production environments.
• Highly organized and detail-oriented.
• Systematic approaches to problem solving.
• Solid verbal and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Proven ability to troubleshoot and identify the root cause of issues.
• Demonstrated skill and passion for operational excellence.
• Ability to retain composure under stressful conditions, and get the right things done.
• Real-world experience developing and operationalizing systems.
• Experience hooking complex systems to reporting dashboards.

Software Engineer – Platform

We are looking for software engineers to build our continual learning platform. The perfect candidate is a backend or systems engineer with understanding of data pipelines to build and maintain Cogitai’s data ingestion and processing frameworks. We are looking for developers who feel comfortable moving fast and working with cloud-based technologies to build for scalable, sophisticated machine learning technologies.

Software Engineer – AI

We are looking for software engineers to help build our AI platform. The perfect candidate has a background building production AI systems, particularly ones that incorporate deep learning or reinforcement learning. We are looking for developers who are able to balance good software engineering practice with the need to move quickly in a dynamic research field.

Research Scientist – AI

We are looking for research scientists with expertise in reinforcement learning, deep learning, or both. The ideal candidate is a star researcher with solid software development skills to bring their ideas to life. We are looking for scientists with broad knowledge of the field and a passion for bringing these technologies to market to solve real-world problems.