• Specializations
    Data Science • Python
  • Location
    Odessa, Ukraine
  • Job Type
    fulltime
  • Created
    18 days ago
  1. Project & Team

    Powow AI is a funded, early-stage AI technology startup. We are developing innovative products using the latest advancements in AI to revolutionize how business is done. Based in New York City, our founding team brings a wealth of business management, technical innovation, and prior successful startup experience.

    Our development office is in Odesa, Ukraine. We are not a “services for hire” firm — we are developing our own innovative products that aim to address core challenges in the world of business. We are looking for developers to join our fun and collaborative team, who will grow with the firm and continue to advance our product capabilities in the coming months and years.

  2. Job Description

    Responsibilities

    • Design and implement deep learning models in Python, primarily in NLP domain

    • Deploy models for use in web applications

    • Find creative solutions to AI challenges using the latest methods in machine learning

    • Improve accuracy of existing deep learning methods and models

    • Follow latest research in machine learning, apply it to current challenges

    • Ensure an effective deep learning workflow

    • Manage small team of junior data scientists


    Required skills

    • 2+ years of experience with Machine Learning / Deep Learning (non-commercial experience such as Kaggle also counts!)

    • Experience with one or more deep learning frameworks, such as TensorFlow, PyTorch, or Caffe

    • Experience using Python to solve AI problems (Pandas, NumPy)

    • Strong understanding of machine learning principles and solution development workflow

    • Ability to lead a small team of junior data scientists


    As a plus

    • Experience with NLP methods and libraries (spaCy, other)

    • Entries in Kaggle competitions

    • A degree in math, statistics, or computer science

    • Online coursework or certifications in data science

    • Team lead or senior team member experience



    We offer

    *** A unique opportunity to join a well-funded start-up at the earliest stages and grow with us ***

    + The MOST interesting projects

    + The LEAST bureaucratic environment

    + The MOST fun, collaborative co-workers


    • Competitive salary, commensurate with experience

    • Long-term employment, work only on our own products (no clients or outsourcing)

    • Powerful GPU-enabled servers dedicated to model training

    • Huge opportunity for growth in knowledge, skillset, and responsibilities

    • Firm-supported courses, additional training

    • A fun, supportive, and collaborative team

    • Office in the very center of Odesa, close to everything

    • We speak both English and Russian — we’ll help you sharpen up your English on the job!

    • Potential for international travel, including customer visits in the US

  3. Key Competencies & Technologies

    Deep Learning Machine Learning Natural Language Processing Python PyTorch TensorFlow