Software Engineer - Machine Learning

Santa Clara, CA /
Engineering – Backend /
Full-Time
Founded in 2017, percipient.ai is a Silicon Valley-based advanced analytics firm building platforms at the cutting edge of the technology world. We utilize state-of-the-art research in Computer Vision, Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning, solving the most pressing intelligence and national security missions.

Among our core values, we believe in:
- The power of data to save lives
- The promise of the human and machine team to protect our values
- The potential of our people to help transform the world

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Job Duties:

    • Implement computer vision models to detect and recognize faces in full motion videos and still images
    • Develop clustering techniques to group people with similar facial features for faster detections
    • Design, implement, and test software using distributed and parallel processing techniques to handle multiple machine learning models in the core product of the company
    • Develop and apply statistical modeling techniques (e.g. Bayesian models and deep neural networks), optimization methods, and other machine learning techniques for computer vision based software applications
    • Design user-friendly software systems around the existing computer vision models and explain designs to rest of the team
    • Provide estimates of timeline and resource requirements for building functionalities for the software systems, and develop these functionalities using Python/C++/Java, SQL and HTML
    • Stay current with latest machine learning, deep learning, and software engineering technologies
    • Pushing the state of the art of company’s computer vision products and services via iterative experimentation and hypothesis testing, and working with researchers, engineers, designers, and other key product stakeholders

Minimum Requirements:

    • Master’s degree or foreign equivalent degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, or a related field and 2 years of experience as Associate Consultant, Associate Researcher, Software Engineer - Machine Learning, Software Engineer, or a related occupation required. Employer accepts experience gained before or after graduate studies.
    • Demonstrated knowledge of statistical techniques, machine learning, deep learning, and implementing and designing statistical models.
    • Required Skills: Optimizing data handling systems; implementing parallel processing; and Java, SQL and HTML technologies.
Additional Information:

Employer’s name: Percipient.ai Inc.  

Job site: 3975 Freedom Circle, Suite 850, Santa Clara, CA 95054

If you are interested in applying for this position, please email resume with Job# SEML1 to percipient-jobs@percipient.ai

Percipient.ai is a proud equal opportunity employer and we are committed to hiring and supporting a diverse workforce. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.