Principal Engineer

Medellín, Antioquia /
Landing AI – Engineering /
Full time
Landing AI, an Artificial Intelligence company founded by Andrew Ng, helps enterprises transform into great AI companies. Landing AI will empower companies across multiple industries, focusing initially on manufacturing. This is a chance for you to get in on the ground floor of an exciting AI company and contribute to the technical future of AI technology.

Our company is growing fast, and we are looking for a Principal Engineer to join us in the process of designing end to end AI systems. In this role you will be responsible for abstract customer problems and translate them to software architecture and development roadmaps. This is the perfect position to influence the technology direction of a vibrant AI startup. 

Here’s what you will do:

    • Translate complex problems into crisp architecture designs and development roadmaps.
    • Take an active part of technical conversations all around the engineering teams.
    • Influence the direction of our AI platform.
    • Mentor engineers about technical direction.
    • Build and Deliver high-quality applications. You will be working together with other engineers to build world-class AI-powered applications.. 
    • Collaborate with the product, business and leadership team to strengthen our offering.
    • Being part of our data and software infrastructure design and development. You will be responsible for proposing the proper mechanisms for service provisioning, continuous development/integration, and service monitoring.

Here’s the background & skill sets you should have

    • Proven experience influencing technology direction of teams/product/company.
    • Solid computer science foundations, including data structures & algorithms, OS, Computer Networks, and databases. Programming is as natural as speaking your first language.
    • Strong ability to transform complex ideas into successful architectures and running code.  You eat complexity for breakfast.
    • Good communication skills. You should feel comfortable having (and influencing) deep technical discussions.
    • Experience in setting scalable infrastructure including among others data pipelines and databases, data streaming, SQL, NoSQL, DFS, etc.
    • Machine Learning knowledge or experience.
    • (Bonus) Experience in setting up industrial quality service infrastructure and multi-region data centers.
    • (Bonus) Expertise in software and network security.
    • (Bonus) Product Oriented Mentality.

What you get working with us

    • Being part of a world-class technical team working alongside with offices in different parts of the world.
    • The opportunity to join Landing AI as a strong AI company worldwide.
    • Access to state of the art infrastructure and technology.
    • Our company is deeply passionate about professional growth of our team. By working with us, you will have access to top-level training, weekly technical reading groups lead by Andrew Ng and other senior engineers, and the opportunity to try high impact ideas.
To be successful at Landing AI, you will have to fit well with our Landing AI Principles. Please take time to read and understand them as they define who we are and what we look for in our candidates.

This position is open for remote candidates as well as candidates looking to relocate to our Medellín office.