Machine Learning Engineer

Job description

Who We Are

Tended is a rapidly-growing tech startup based in Lincoln. We’re on a mission to improve personal safety with intelligent safety systems and accident detection wearables.

We’re developing a solution to improve safety around the world and at the same time disrupting an industry that has seen minimal innovation since it began. We're making immense traction in this space, with products sold worldwide and contracts secured with a number of the world's leading companies. It’s an exciting time to join, as we've just secured £1.15 million in funding and are looking to fill our team with talented individuals to help realise our goals.

What We’re Looking For

We’re on the hunt for a Machine Learning Engineer to join our team. We are looking for a talented individual who isn’t afraid to jump straight in at the deep end and is keen to be a key member of the company.

This Position is For You if You

  • Want to become immersed in a variety of exciting and cutting-edge technologies
  • Embrace the challenge of working in a startup environment
  • Want to work somewhere you can have your voice heard
  • Want to be part of a company that loves problem solving

Main Responsibilities

  • Maintain and improve our infrastructure and deployed machine learning models using Python, Docker and AWS
  • Use a strong understanding of data science principles to process real data and improve the performance of our machine learning model.
  • Prototype, test and implement machine learning algorithms to be containerised and deployed at scale
  • Write comprehensive documentation to allow other developers to easily understand and utilise our machine learning models


Key Skills

  • Expertise in Python 3
  • Strong understanding of core data science principles
  • Knowledge of a range of supervised learning models
  • Able to effectively communicate as part of a team, especially regarding complex machine learning concepts and pipelines

Tended is committed to employee growth and development. Although the skills listed below are desirable, we are always keen to hire people who have passion and drive to learn new skills. 

Desirable Skills and Knowledge

  • Experience using AWS and Docker
  • Explored deep learning and built neural networks using TensorFlow
  • Strong mathematical and statistical skills
  • Version control, using Git and Github

Our salaries are competitive, and we have some great perks.

Interested? Send us your CV and a cover letter telling us why we need to hire you.