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OUR STORY


We live at the very precipice of deep learning innovation and are in need of ambitious developers, academics and professionals to collaborate with us. This is where you (hopefully) come in…

WHO WE ARE


DarwinAI is a cutting-edge Artificial Intelligence startup based in Waterloo, Canada. Our technology, stemming from years of scholarship by our academic team (500+ publications including at NeurIPS and CVPR) and led by Dr. Alexander Wong, Canada’s Research Chair in Artificial Intelligence, uses AI itself to accelerate and enhance Deep Learning Development. Our patented IP allows organizations to build AI they can trust, and has been used by Autonomous Vehicle, Aerospace, Defense, Financial Services, and Healthcare clients.

Our core product, called GenSynth, is an award-winning platform that accelerates deep learning in the enterprise using Explainable AI (XAI).

We were named a cool vendor in Gartner’s October 2019 Cool Vendors in Enterprise AI Governance and Ethical Response report. CB Insights also recently named DarwinAI a “high-momentum startup” in its “Game Changing Startups 2020” research report in the “AI transparency” category, and also selected Darwin for its AI 100, CB Insights’ annual list of the 100 most promising private AI companies in the world.

If you would like to apply for a position not listed here, please e-mail us a note with your resume.


Executive Assistant

ROLE DESCRIPTION


DarwinAI, a cutting-edge Artificial Intelligence company in Waterloo, is looking for an experienced and dynamic individual to assist our leadership in taking the company to the next level. As our Executive Assistant/ Operations Coordinator, you’ll work directly with our C-level executives to bring a semblance of order to the whirlwind that defines start-up life.

Specifically, you’ll work with the leadership and operations team on a variety of administrative tasks to keep the trains running on time and our business functioning. This will necessitate working across several areas of the organization with an eye for detail that rivals a deep learning developer (don’t worry - this will make sense one day!).

Our ideal candidate is effervescent, professional and highly capable of managing their workload and prioritizing tasks in a fast-paced start-up environment. This is an excellent opportunity to join a very team-oriented, growing company with competitive compensation and benefits.


RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Manage calendars, meetings and travel for our Executive leadership
  • Collate, organize and manage the plethora of paper and electronic documents that come your way.
  • Integrate seamlessly into our virtual and collaborative workspace while maintaining requisite levels of confidentiality and professionalism
  • Assisting in operation and HR activities as needed; these activities may include items such as preparing contracts, organizing team events, onboarding activities, etc.

REQUIREMENTS


  • Minimum of 2+ years of experience as an Executive Assistant working with senior management
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills, with an ability to become familiar with firm-specific programs and software
  • Proficiency in collaboration and delegation of duties
  • Strong organizational, project management and problem-solving skills with impeccable multi-tasking abilities
  • A keen eye for details is a must
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Friendly and professional demeanour
  • Experience working in a start-up is preferred

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Senior Solutions Consultant

ROLE DESCRIPTION


As DarwinAI’s Senior Solutions Consultant you will report to the Head of Professional Services and lead major enterprise client accounts and engagements.

With enthusiasm and skill, you’ll work with some of the largest companies in the world across healthcare and manufacturing to implement cutting-edge deep learning capabilities using DarwinAI’s GenSynth Platform. Your ability to blend the technical with the interpersonal will help you build rapport with clients, listen empathetically, and mentor when needed, while also getting deep on the technology side to identify pain points, craft new versions of the product, train clients, and more.

You’ll collaborate closely with the rest of the organization to ensure a holistic approach to customer growth and project success.


RESPONSIBILITIES


  • You thrive in environments where you get to blend your technical and non-technical skills - you have the aptitude to get technical (with a history of successful projects in ML, deep insights, big data, or analytics to back it up), but you also do your best work in a customer-facing role
  • You’re excited about driving major accounts and critical AI projects to success with some of the largest companies in the world
  • You’re a mentor at heart; you know that successful client projects require trust, rapport and mentorship, especially while walking that fine line between understanding what clients want and what they need
  • You enjoy a collaborative, cross-functional work environment - you know that working with sales, engineering, product, and business development will ensure customers are satisfied and projects are successful
  • You might not be an expert in AI/ML, but you’re eager to be on the cutting edge of the industry and you have the aptitude and attitude required to learn!

REQUIREMENTS


  • Experience in professional services (or related role) at an enterprise B2B company
  • Understanding of infrastructure and ML development in enterprise. You might not self- identify as the expert, but you’re excited to learn!
  • History of working with customers to successfully complete projects
  • Successful track record of multi-tasking and managing multiple client engagements simultaneously
  • Experience working with engineering teams building deep learning models would be a bonus
  • Experience working collaboratively and cross-functionally within an organization
  • Able to write simple scripts. Bonus if you have Python experience!

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Project Manager (Part Time Contract)

ROLE DESCRIPTION


DarwinAI is a cutting-edge Artificial Intelligence startup based in Waterloo, Canada. Our technology, stemming from years of scholarship by our academic team (500+ publications including at NeurIPS and CVPR) and led by Dr. Alexander Wong, Canada’s Research Chair in Artificial Intelligence, uses AI itself to accelerate and enhance Deep Learning Development.

This exciting opportunity involves one main area of responsibility: to advance our COVID-Net initiative, which is being used by researchers around the world to combat the pandemic.

COVID-Net, which garnered significant coverage when it was released, detects COVID-19 based on chest X-Rays and CT scans. The system has evolved considerably since then, and is being utilized in dozens of hospitals around the world. Your will oversee the continued evolution of the system to increase its scope and efficacy for health care professionals on the front line.

The role will work closely with a product manager who will provide guidance and direction on the project.


REQUIREMENTS


  • Project management experience
  • Efficient project management skills
  • Knowledge and interest / experience in healthcare industry
  • Initiative

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Program Manager for Healthcare

ROLE DESCRIPTION


We are looking for a dynamic individual to join our team and drive our progress in healthcare initiatives. This exciting opportunity involves two key areas of responsibility: to advance our COVID-Net initiative, which is being used by researchers around the world to combat the pandemic; to determine our product strategy in healthcare with a focus on medical imaging.

COVID-Net, which garnered significant coverage when it was released, detects COVID-19 based on chest X-Rays and CT scans. The system has evolved considerably since then, and is being utilized in dozens of hospitals around the world. Your will oversee the continued evolution of the system to increase its scope and efficacy for health care professionals on the front line.

In addition, the core technology behind COVID-Net has applications in the medical imaging domain outside COVID-19. To this end, you will work closely with our leadership to plot our strategy for the space as a whole, exploring such areas as drug discovery, cancer detection, and clinical research.

It will be engrossing, fun, and potentially deeply rewarding.


RESPONSIBILITIES


COVID-Net project management
  • Liaison with providers, clinicians, partners, and investors to achieve project success
  • Plan new iterations of the system in consultation with our Chief Scientist
  • Support onsite and partner implementations
  • Drive thought leadership and PR around the project
Healthcare exploration & strategy
  • Spearhead stakeholder interviews in the clinical, pharmaceutical, and payor spaces.
  • Define MVP requirements around a high-value use case
  • Work with 2-3 clients to develop & test MVP and iteratively improve
  • Work with leadership and sales team on go-to-market strategy

REQUIREMENTS


  • 3+ years of product / project management experience
  • Efficient project management skills
  • Knowledge and interest / experience in healthcare industry
  • Working knowledge of AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning a plus.

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Head of Product Management

ROLE DESCRIPTION


Our core product – an award winning platform that accelerates deep learning in the enterprise using Explainable AI (XAI) – is in need of a gatekeeper. A dynamic individual operating at the precipice of the AI landscape to craft the future of AI development for equally dynamic organizations.

With the support of world-class researchers and talented engineers, you will spearhead our roadmap definition and product direction in a fluid and fast-moving market. You will unearth the nuances of deep learning developer end user journeys and the needs of B2B buyers in order to elevate our product as the defacto standard in its class.

It will be invigorating, challenging, and imminently rewarding.

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RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Cultivate, refine and own our GenSynth platform product and roadmap
  • Work with founders to help shape and refine our vision and strategy
  • Champion the needs of customers within the organization; provide the why behind their asks so our value prop truly resonates.
  • Work with our professional services organization to determine how users are really leveraging the platform. Define KPIs and metrics to track to help drive data-oriented decisions.
  • Balance strategic long-term roadmap ambitions with tactical short-term feature improvements.
  • Drive the execution of features from inception through launch and iteration based on customer feedback
  • Deliver requirements to engineering; stated with precision and prioritized across current and future customer needs.
  • Support key players in our enterprise sales processes.

REQUIREMENTS


  • 3+ years of experience as a Product Manager at an enterprise B2B company.
  • An understanding of enterprise infrastructure and ML development in the enterprise.
  • The desire to fully own the product and the responsibilities of such ownership (consensus-building, decision-making, collaboration, etc.).
  • A passion for harmonizing feedback from customers, stakeholders and teammates.
  • An emphatic disposition towards users – and laser focus on what they want and ultimately need.
  • An analytical and data-driven mindset; supporting decisions with data, comfortable with A/B testing tools, analytics tools, and other front-end tools.
  • Finally, the desire to exercise product management prowess in the exciting realm of Artificial Intelligence

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Full-Stack Developer

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR


Our technical team, which contains an impressive blend of academic and enterprise talent, is in need of talented developers to help design and release our platform. You will be a key resource in helping us implement the User Interface and Visualization elements of our optiimization and explainability platforms, and have expertise with some or all of the following technologies: JavaScript, CSS/HTML, Angular, JSON, ReactJS, Redux and Node.js. Skillsets aside, you are an exceptional and conscientious Full-Stack developer with a talent for creating compelling and seamless User Interfaces that befit our cutting-edge technology. Note that experience with Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning is not required. In fact, this is your chance to familiarize yourself with these technologies by working at the cutting edge with research team that’s won numerous awards in the field (including best workshop paper at the prestigious NIPS conference in 2016 and 2017). It’s an opportunity to work not only with AI, but with ‘AI that builds AI’ – a radical, inventive concept that will usher in the next wave of deep learning tools.


REQUIREMENTS


Our ideal candidate possesses:

Must-have

  • Min 3 years of web development experience.
  • Min 2 years of exp with Angular, NodeJS and Typescript.
  • Must have worked with reactive development.

Preferable:
  • SQL
  • Data Visualization frameworks like D3, C3 etc
  • Basic knowledge of AWS
  • Agile development methodology.

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