Ai Engineer

Sunnyvale, CA (Hybrid)
Product /
Full Time /
Hybrid
Sonatus is a well-funded, fast-paced, and fast-growing company whose technologies and software help automakers build dynamic software-defined vehicles. With two generations of solutions already on the road with a top global OEM, our vehicle and cloud software solutions are at the forefront of the digital transformation of vehicles. The Sonatus team is a talented and diverse collection of technology and automotive specialists hailing from many of the most prominent companies in their respective industries.

Sonatus seeks a highly motivated AI engineer to join our team and help us accelerate software innovations for next-generation software-defined vehicles. We are passionate about putting our customers first and creating products that solve real-world problems.

Location-wise, candidates should already reside within the SF/Bay Area, CA region as we promote a hybrid work model with 2-3 days in office requirements (for synergy, collaboration, engagement, and camaraderie with peers and management).

Duties and Responsbilities

    • Lead the effort to leverage existing AI models and frameworks to solve business problems across domains.
    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand requirements and translate them into AI solutions.
    • Fine-tune and optimize existing AI models for specific use cases and applications.
    • Explore and experiment with various AI models, libraries, and techniques to find the best approach for solving specific problems.
    • When necessary, develop custom solutions using AI techniques such as machine learning, deep learning, natural language processing, and computer vision.
    • Work closely with data scientists and software engineers to integrate AI solutions into existing systems and workflows.
    • Continuously monitor and evaluate the performance of deployed AI models and make improvements as necessary.
    • Document and communicate technical designs, processes, and best practices.

Qualifications and Experience

    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or related field. Master's or PhD preferred.
    • Minimum of 5+ years of experience in leveraging existing AI models and frameworks to solve real-world problems.-
    • Strong programming skills in languages such as Python, Java, or C++.
    • In-depth knowledge of machine learning algorithms, deep learning frameworks (e.g., TensorFlow, PyTorch), and other AI technologies.
    • Experience with data preprocessing, feature engineering, and model evaluation techniques.
    • Proficiency in software development best practices, version control systems, and agile methodologies.
    • Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to think critically and analytically.
    • Strong communication skills and ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
    • Experience with cloud platforms (e.g., AWS, Azure, Google Cloud) and containerization technologies (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes) is a plus.

Desired Skills and Experience

    • Experience in the Automotive Industry is highly desireable
Consider being part of the Sonatus team and receive the following:

Benefit Offerings include:
- Competitive compensation and equity program
- Health care plan (Medical, Dental & Vision)
- Flexible and Dependent Care Expense program
- Retirement plan (401k)
- Life Insurance (Basic, Voluntary & AD&D)
- Unlimited paid time off per year
- Hybrid office work arrangement/flexibility

Perk Offerings include:
- Complimentary lunches, snacks, and beverages during on-site working days
- Wellness benefit allowances (towards gym membership and fitness programs)
- Internet reimbursement
- Computer Accessory Allowance

Employee Engagement Offerings:
- Departmental team building and outings
- Employee Referral Program
- Culture/Employee Satisfaction Surveys - Feedback matters!
- Peer Award Program (monthly)
- Innovative Award Program (annual)


Sonatus is a fast-paced and innovative company seeking team members who are passionate about making a difference. We encourage you to apply if you are ready to take your career to the next level.

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