Job Details
Department

Product Development

Location

Edinburgh

Job Type

Engineer

We are looking for a Research Engineer to join our team and help us develop and further enhance multi-modal (with an emphasis on Computer Vision) features to our conversational AI platform.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Extending Alana’s capabilities primarily using Computer Vision by processing images and video
  • Enhancing the existing user experience via Visual Conversation and Visual Question Answering 
  • Writing effective, scalable, and well documented code
  • Training and testing machine learning solutions
  • Error analysis of models

We are ideally looking for a candidate with the following qualifications and experience:

  • Experience in Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing and Computer Vision
  • Experience with Deep Learning methods in NLP and Language and Vision (e.g., BERT-based Language and Vision models)
  • Experienced in at least one of these frameworks: PyTorch, Tensorflow, AllenNLP, Keras
  • Team spirit
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • MSc or PhD in AI, Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field

Although not required, candidates with any of the following knowledge/skills will be highly considered:

  • Industry experience as a Python Developer
  • Experience with major cloud platforms such as AWS, GCP, Azure

Like many businesses, our team is currently working remotely – decisions won’t be made based on location.