Lead Language Research Engineer

Status: Full Time

Job Title: Lead Language Research Engineer

Compensation: Competitive Salary + Equity

Location: This position can be done remotely during the pandemic, but ideally the candidate would be in Northern or Southern California, or willing to relocate, once MeetKaiā€™s offices open back up.

MeetKai is a cutting-edge AI startup focused on human-device interaction. Founded in 2018 by Weili Dai and James Kaplan, MeetKai is well financed and scaling quickly. We have a core team of 14 and looking to (at least) double by the end of the year. We have offices (currently closed) in Santa Clara and Marina Del Rey. We have a woman-majority board, and most of our business and prospective business is international.

We are looking for a Lead Language Researcher to build out our language team. This is the group responsible for the core intelligence behind MeetKai -- covering both language understanding and dialogue management. Because the field is moving so quickly, this group is always trying to stay ahead of where the current research is.

Expectations:

Ideally you should have some combination of the following: