Senior Machine Learning Engineer

Berlin, Germany · Engineering


xbird uses mobile sensor data to automatically recognize human activities and habits. We use this information to aid diabetics in understanding and preventing adverse events like hypoglycemia.

We are looking for a Senior Machine Learning Engineer that will help us build the intelligence behind our systems. You will apply the latest machine learning algorithms to improve the lives of people and to help doctors in their diagnosis. In this role, you will have high responsibility and a strong impact on the company's success.

You will be part of our engineering team consisting of machine learning engineers, backend and iOS developers.

You will play a leading role in every part of our machine learning lifecycle: from the initial research to the production-level implementation, from discussing long-term goals, to making post-release micro-improvements. Being an expert in machine learning technologies, you also guide and coach other machine learning engineers at xbird.

You are able to navigate yourself quickly through the sea of machine learning literature, keeping our concrete goals as a compass. You will decide the best model for every problem, and will be keen to implement that in practice (Python). You are able to explain your choices at any level of detail, from discussing the activation function of your neural network convolutional layer to the most accessible explanation of your goals and results.

You take ownership of core projects of our company and we can rely on you to drive them forward proactively.

We look forward to welcome you as part of the xbird team!



This is an exciting opportunity to join a highly motivated, interdisciplinary team with backgrounds in machine learning, software development, medicine and business. You will benefit from a communicative, stimulating, and friendly environment. We offer a competitive salary and equity options to all full-time employees. We do work that matters, join our journey!

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