Machine Learning Scientist

  • Deep Planet
  • Oxford, UK
  • 29/11/2021
Full time Data Science Machine Learning Big Data Artificial Intelligence

Job Description

The Role

DeepPlanet, a rapidly growing start-up, working in the field of sustainable agriculture, is looking for a Machine Learning Researcher with computer vision experience. This role is remote or based in Oxford, UK.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conduct research in the field of computer vision for satellite image analysis

  • Present the results of the team findings within the company and at external events

  • Collaborate with end user product owners to understand customer needs

  • Build on top of existing image analysis systems

  • Write, maintain, and develop python machine learning modules

  • Publish and disseminate your work in research community

What You Need To Succeed

  • Master’s level or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Machine Learning, Statistics, Applied Mathematics or similar disciplines

  • Minimum three years of demonstrable practical experience working with machine learning algorithms; professional experience is desirable

  • Expert knowledge of Python

  • Experience with common machine learning frameworks (TF, Pytorch)

  • Experience with AWS

  • Excellent understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms with strong emphasis on deep learning.Master level or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Machine Learning, Statistics, Applied Mathematics or similar disciplines

The post holder will be developing ML algorithms (with a strong focus on deep learning) for satellite imagery, such as semantic segmentation and multi-modal ML algorithms for data fusion (ground sensor measurements, SAR and optical data). Field of application: sustainable agriculture.