Senior AI Engineer
Senior AI Engineer
New York City, New York, USA - Permanent
Our client is an early stage startup with the aim of making a big impact in the Financial Services AI space. They are building systems that can automate the most complex knowledge work in the world, e.g., financial analysis, research, due diligence, and more.
They are already working with some of the largest and well established financial institutions and hedge funds around the world. With a waiting list of clients ready to jump on their platform.
They are attempting to solve problems like:
•Creating financial research that's worth paying attention to: aggregating, analyzing, and producing insights from real-time information. Say goodbye to equity research.
•Dealing with the most sensitive data in the world: client data from the largest financial services companies on earth.
•Working past the edge of published AI research: tackling problems beyond the complexity of existing AI benchmarks.
•Unsolved product, architectural, and business problems: natural language interfaces, prohibitively expensive evaluation of models, massive marginal costs, versioning/training/segregating models per task, client, and so on.
What you will do:
As an AI Engineer, you'll be at the cutting edge of AI research and application, playing a crucial role in keeping at the forefront of what's possible with LLMs.
Your work will involve designing and building novel AI software systems and collaborating closely with our product team to develop new features. Your contributions will significantly impact user and developer experiences, leveraging advanced LLM techniques, human-computer interaction, and autonomous systems.
Please Note - This role requires you to be in the office 5x/week.
Must Have Skills:
•Experience with Python, vector databases, and Large Language Models.
•Demonstrated ability to build and rebuild production systems to deliver new product capabilities and handle increasing scale.
•A strong sense of ownership for problems, with a willingness to learn whatever is necessary to get the job done.
•A deep commitment to end user experience, pride in building products that meet customer needs.
•Ability to work on either frontend or backend aspects of the project, with some flexibility to move across the stack.
•Excellent communication skills for engaging with both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
Nice to Have Skills:
•Experience at a leading AI research institution.
•Early engineer at a hyper-growth startup.
•Demonstrated passion for startups or early-stage companies.
•Financial services experience.
•Experience with UI/UX and product design