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Founding Data ScientistNovember 17, 2023 12:17 PM

Avante AI

Avante AI

Data Science
Posted on Thursday, April 18, 2024

Founding Data Scientist

Job Posted
November 17, 2023 12:17 PM
Data Science
About Avante
We are a “weeks-old” company, founded in 2023 by experienced technologists and entrepreneurs. Our founders have experience founding and serving on the executive teams of multiple billion dollar+ companies over their multi-decade long careers. We are pursuing a $1 trillion+ dollar market, with the opportunity to positively impact the lives of millions of Americans. Our ambition to pursue this massive market is rooted in a mission that has three parts: first, to solve a problem that plagues almost every company and every individual in America, second to do so using the most bleeding-edge technology and AI, and third to build an exceptional company that will be known for its joy, camaraderie, and financial opportunity.
We envision building a large, durable, and consequential company – and are fortunate to be backed by investors who see the opportunity, and our ability to execute against it.
Being a part of this early team, you will have your footprint on almost all parts of the organization. Your opportunity for impact, learning, and both personal and professional development is unbounded in our environment. We like to work hard, with intensity, and pour our heart and souls into what we do.

Who You Are

5 years experience in data science roles, with a degree in CS or a related field
Experience with unsupervised learning, reinforcement learning, and recommender systems
Broad skillset including data engineering and pipeline development
Python proficiency and ability to collaborate closely with engineers
Commitment to empirical rigor through iterative cycles of hypothesis development, testing, and refinement
Comfortable with fluid responsibilities and wearing multiple hats in early-stage environment
Eagerness to roll up sleeves and do whatever it takes to rapidly iterate and ship products
Knowledge of full model development life cycle from data prep to deployment
Advocate for accountable AI - expertise in detecting biases, promoting equity, and improving model transparency
Strong drive to continue building expertise across latest techniques in data science
Passion for translating data into solutions that tangibly improve people's lives

What You'll Do

Design, build, and own data science initiatives that will power 0 to 1 products
Own data science as a practice across the company, setting best practices, building solutions, and delivering production models to customers
Work closely with engineers and product teams to iterate and deliver
Wear many other hats, along with the rest of the founding team, as we build the best new tech company in the Pacific Northwest!

How to Apply

Job Location: Seattle area
We are actively seeking candidates who reside in the Seattle area or are willing to relocate. This position requires regular in-office attendance, and we expect our team members to be present on most working days.
Candidates outside the Seattle area who are willing to relocate are also encouraged to apply, but remote work options may be limited.
Email us at careers@avante.ai with your resume. We can’t wait to hear from you!