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Senior Deep Learning Engineer



New York, NY, USA
Posted on Tuesday, February 6, 2024

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Owl.co empowers insurers to combat illegitimate claims on a large scale while eliminating human bias from the process. Our clients are top insurance companies across North America, achieving remarkable results through our AI-powered, evidence-based platform. We are on a mission to integrate state-of-the-art ML and NLP methods to transform this traditionally manual activity into a fair process. We are well-funded and have engineering offices in New York City, Toronto, and Vancouver.

We're currently seeking a Multimodal AI Engineer (NLP) to play a key role in advancing our core intelligence capabilities. In this position, you'll collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to design, implement, and optimize systems that are reshaping how insurers detect and handle illegitimate claims.


  • Architect and construct robust data pipelines tailored for the training, fine-tuning, and evaluation of Large Language Models (LLMs).
  • Drive optimization efforts to enhance both the speed and accuracy of LLM inference processes, ensuring efficient and reliable performance.
  • Take ownership of managing and enhancing the foundational infrastructure supporting Owl.co's LLMs, including model management and orchestration systems.


  • Significant experience in the training, fine-tuning, and maintenance of large-scale LLMs, demonstrating a deep understanding of NLP principles and methodologies.
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Python and C/C++, coupled with a strong grasp of systems architecture and optimization techniques.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, or a related field, providing a solid foundation for tackling complex AI challenges.
  • Proven track record of deploying ML models in production environments and actively contributing to the machine learning community through publications or participation in relevant forums.
  • Familiarity with state-of-the-art deep learning architectures, such as transformers and GPT, and a willingness to stay updated on emerging trends in the field.


  • Advanced degree (Master's or PhD) in Machine Learning, Computer Science, or a related discipline, showcasing a deeper level of expertise in AI and NLP.
  • Prior experience working with distributed systems and data pipelines, enabling seamless integration of AI technologies into large-scale enterprise environments.

Join us at Owl.co and be part of a dynamic team driving innovation in the insurance industry. If you're passionate about leveraging AI to tackle real-world challenges and eager to make a meaningful impact, we'd love to hear from you.


  • Medical: 100% paid medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Pension: 401K matching
  • Short & long-term disability
  • Recharge: 4 weeks of paid time off, 10 public holidays, additional sick days, and time off over the winter holidays
  • Personal development: $1,200/year toward your fitness expenses, favorite activities, or professional development
  • Hybrid working environment
  • Weekly team lunches in the office

Salary Range: $150,000 - $230,000

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