Software Engineer – AI/ Machine Learning – Vancouver

Boast automates R&D Tax claims by combining proprietary AI-driven software with in-house engineers and CPAs. 300+ companies in the US and Canada use Boast to maximize their R&D tax returns and de-risk their audits while drastically reducing the impact on their internal resources.

Our offices are in San Francisco, Toronto, Vancouver, and Calgary.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Design and deliver innovative AI solutions in various areas of the Boast.AI platform
  • Identify appropriate models to be used and improve model accuracy for the Boast.AI platform
  • Participate in the product definition, especially around the aspects of AI, attempting to translate complex business requirements into concrete technical solutions.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, related technical field or equivalent practical experience.
  • 2+ years of work experience in Machine Learning or Artificial Intelligence.
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience, including software development.
  • Experience with one or more of the following: Natural Language Processing, text understanding, classification, pattern recognition, recommendation systems, targeting systems, ranking systems or similar.
  • Experience with one or more general purpose programming languages including but not limited to: Python, Scala, Java, C, C++
  • Knowledge of software engineering best practices across the development lifecycle, including agile methodologies, coding standards, code reviews, source management, build processes, testing, and operations
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MS or Ph.D. degree in Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, or related technical field.
  • Experience with Google Cloud architecture and products
  • Experience with one or more frameworks such as Tensorflow, Keras, Apache Beam, Spark
  • Demonstrated leadership and self-direction. Willingness to teach others and learn new techniques.
  • Python proficiency
  • Interest and ability to learn other coding languages as needed

Compensation:

Commensurate with experience.

Please send your resume to [email protected].