Machine Learning Engineer

Start date: ASAP
Status: Full-time employee
Compensation: $125,000 annually
Location: The San Francisco Bay area
Reports to: Executive Director
Application: at the bottom of this page

BERI is seeking to hire a machine learning engineer to collaborate with the Center for Human Compatible AI (CHAI) under UC Berkeley professor Stuart Russell. Pending final evaluation from CHAI, successful candidate(s) will be offered a 1-2 year visiting researcher scholar position at UC Berkeley to work with Professor Stuart Russell’s research group (see for more information on the CHAI position), alongside Research Scientist Andrew Critch, and with opportunities to collaborate with CHAI’s co-Principal Investigators at Berkeley (Pieter Abbeel, Anca Dragan, Tom Griffiths, Tania Lombrozo), at Cornell (Bart Selman, Joe Halpern), at Michigan (Michael Wellman, Satinder Singh), as well as with groups at Cambridge, Oxford, and Imperial College through the Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence.

If any of these projects interests you, we encourage you to apply:

To read more about why we are interested in hiring machine learning engineers, see this blog post.

We are especially interested in applicants who can take initiative and will find ways to help out with research at CHAI. This role involves figuring out what would be helpful for researchers and then doing it.

Total hours currently needed: 40 hours/week.

(Click here to apply)