Picsart

Engineering Manager, Computer Vision, AI

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What Picsart is looking for in applicants

Engineering Manager, Computer Vision / Machine Learning

The Role

At Picsart you will be responsible for delivering machine learning and computer vision-enabled products, taking responsibility for team growth, roadmap planning, and helping the company hit its goals. In this highly cross-functional role, you will play a role in defining processes and methods to improve the productivity of the entire team. You are a person with a commitment to teamwork, who enjoys working on cutting-edge technologies and thrives on building a well-defined workflow and innovative technologies acknowledged at the world level.

Responsibilities

  • Manage a team of engineers who prototype, develop and integrate advanced systems relying heavily on Computer Vision and/or AI/Machine Learning technologies
  • Ensure that team has all necessary resources
  • Establish metrics and processes for regular assessment and improvement
  • Establish a solid project framework and excellent development processes
  • Provide technical leadership and guidance to both your team members and your project peers
  • In collaboration with stakeholders, set clear expectations and create a positive work environment
  • Communicate and collaborate effectively with global software engineering teams
  • Operate strategically and tactically. Work on strategy and help set direction while staying on top of the day-to-day software development.

Qualifications

  • MSc/Phd in Computer Science, a related technical field or equivalent work experience
  • Experience in managing teams developing Computer Vision or AI/Machine Learning technologies from conception to end
  • People management experience in multidisciplinary global teams at the intersection of tech and product, including building performing teams and organizations
  • Experience in recruiting and managing technical teams, including performance management
  • Solid coding skills in Python\C++
  • Technical experience in leading teams/projects in one or more of the technical domains of machine perception (i.e., machine vision, deep learning, machine learning).
  • Background in Computer Vision and Machine learning for at least one of the following: GANs, Image Recognition, Classic computer vision, OCR.
  • Experience in leading teams creating mobile solutions, understanding of possible bottlenecks in that area.
  • Experience shipping computer vision technology into hardware products.
  • Leadership and interpersonal communication experience in working across many disciplines, ability to drive best practices, and mentor team members

 

What we seek and value most in our candidates 
Professionalism in both soft and hard skills; motivation to grow, learn and share, positive attitude, flexibility, transparency, ownership and the most important - passion and commitment.  
Picsart is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodation to employees who have protected disabilities consistent with local law. 
Picsart, Inc. is an E-Verify Employer in the US. Please click here for the E-Verify Poster in English or Spanish. For information regarding your Right To Work, please click here for English or Spanish.
ABOUT US 
Picsart is the world’s #1 creative platform and a top 20 most downloaded app for 2020. Every month, the Picsart community creates, remixes, and shares millions of visual stories using the company’s powerful and easy-to-use editing tools. Picsart has amassed one of the largest open-source content collections in the world, including free-to-edit photos, stickers, backgrounds, templates, and more. Picsart is available in 30 languages for free and as a subscription on iOS, Android, and Windows devices. Headquartered in San Francisco, with offices around the world, Picsart is backed by Softbank Vision Fund 2, Sequoia Capital, DCM Ventures, Insight Partners, and others. Download the app or visit picsart.com for more information.

 

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