Computer Vision / Video ML Engineer - NYC

New York City – Engineering /
Full-time /
Medal enables millions of gamers to capture and share their best gaming moments and create memories together. Medal's 1M+ daily active users create 3M+ videos per day on our desktop and mobile applications. Your work will have a real impact on millions of people around the world!

This role will be responsible for embedding Medal's database of billions of gaming clips to be contextualized more easily in the product, in addition to augmenting the embeddings via automated annotations and computer vision to create rich context around the clips.

From a product perspective, this work will be used to improve library and social search functionality, and inform the ML recommendation system in Medal's social feed. In the future, the work will be used to improve the quality of the video editor via automation.

What we're looking for:

    • Depth of XP: 4+ years of video machine-learning, with a focus on image embedding and computer vision. Bonus for applicants who have XP in generative AI, familiarity with high throughput video inference/feature extraction
    • In-person: Looking to hire in NYC to contribute alongside the product team. 3+ days in the office
    • Ownership & attention to detail: You see things through, and can be responsible for end-to-end quality of complex features.
    • Code Performance: Excellent understanding of code performance and performance implications in production
    • Be result-driven: Everything we do is driven by the metrics and performance of the feature. We move fast and ship regularly
    • Measuring with metrics: Comfort with A/B testing and measuring results with usage metrics
    • Gaming: A passion for games and the gaming communities, and a user of Discord and other gaming-adjacent products. XP working on gaming-related projects is a plus

Our stack:

    • ML technologies: GCP, Bigquery, OpenCV, PyTorch, KubeFlow Pipelines, Airflow
    • Desktop Front-end: Electron, React, Redux, & other modern web-based technologies
    • Recorder: C# and C++
    • Mobile: Swift for iOS, Kotlin for Android
    • Backend: Java, Redis, RabbitMQ, Kubernetes, Docker
    • Infra: Terraform, Salt, GitHub Actions, CircleCI for IaC and CI/CD

Please include the following:

    • Links to apps you’ve released/portfolio, and a description of your contributions
    • Resume
    • LinkedIn (Twitter if relevant)
    • Github
$140,000 - $275,000 a year
The pay range for this position at the start of employment is expected to be between $140,000 and $275,000 per year. However, base pay may vary further depending on individualized factors for candidates, such as job-related knowledge, skills, experience, and other objective business considerations. Moreover, stock options will be issued. Our packages are strong for top-tier talent. The total compensation package for this position may also include other elements, including a bonus and a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits.