Software Engineer (Rust)

About us: At Aleph Alpha, we are shaping Europe's first AI engineering landscape. We research, develop and deploy a new generation of AI technology. In doing so, we safeguard personal and organizational sovereignty over data and give control over normative value alignment back to the developer. Therefore, we have a social responsibility to commit to the highest ethical standards and accountability. To foster our engineering potential and to further transform industries within Europe, we cooperate with academic, public and industry partners. We are proud to be an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, and believe in equal opportunity. We trust that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us creative and innovative. By applying with us, you gain the opportunity to join a fast-growing AI research & development start-up pioneering Artificial General Intelligence (AGI) technology. You will be part of an international team of experts working with academia, industry, and government to build the next generation of AI solutions for language, vision and strategy.

Your profile:

  • Experience building AI models using platforms such as Keras, TensorFlow, Cloud
  • Experience developing high-quality software in a general-purpose programming language (Python, C, C++, Go, etc)
  • Infrastructure such as AWS, GCP, Azure or any other large scale cloud platforms
  • Driven, proactive, accountable, reliable team player
  • Experience with GPUs in large scale networks strongly preferred
  • Experience with Rust and Python libraries are a plus
  • Ability to communicate professionally with other Engineers and teams

Your responsibilities:

  • Analyze, design, plan and implement with a modern technology stack based on the rust eco-system
  • Solve challenges around data intensity, algorithmic complexity and infrastructure scaling
  • Research new technologies and build prototypes & experiments to assist technology strategy
  • Contribute to the team and open-source projects
  • Shape use-cases to bring the next generation of AI into production on cutting edge environments
  • Learn and teach new and (unfortunately sometimes) badly documented technology
  • Work with our backend and UI/UX engineers and help them shape a stable production environment

Benefits of working with us:

  • Get insights on the development of innovative technology for non-trivial challenges
  • Be part of a dynamic start-up with a rapidly growing team
  • Work with international experts from science and industry
  • Grow continuously on your individual career path
  • Take on responsibility and shape the company and technology
  • Flexible working hours and above-average compensation
  • An inspiring working environment with short lines of communication, horizontal organization, and great team spirit

At Aleph-Alpha, your possibilities to creatively shape team and technology are not determined by hierarchies or formal education. Our shared passion for research, engineering and customer success makes our team a great place to learn and excel in a flexible and friendly work environment. Aleph-Alpha is devoted to driving research and to creating real world applications based on the latest developments in the field of machine learning.