Machine Learning Engineer

London, UK

About us

TORTUS is a London-based start-up founded by a physician and a machine learning engineer building a next-generation AI co-pilot for physicians. We are on a mission to eliminate medical error entirely within the next ten years, leveraging the latest advances in LLMs and action AI technology to create true co-working alongside an AI agent, boosting physician efficiency, safety and knowledge. We believe in the next five years this type of technology will become mandatory in healthcare.

Position Summary

We are looking for a kind and super-talented machine learning engineer with a broad-base of ML experience to join our growing team as we expand and delve deeper into one of the hardest problems in applied AI. Applicants need to be mission-driven, high-achieving and hard working individuals looking to make a real impact in the world.

Technical Skills we are looking for

  • Proficiency in ML frameworks and libraries, such as PyTorch or TensorFlow, scikit-learn, and HF Transformers.
  • Strong understanding of distributed computing cloud ML platforms, particularly AzureML or Google Cloud.
  • Proficiency in Python.
  • Experience working with real-world data, addressing challenges related to data quality and scalability.
  • Proficiency in other programming languages, especially C or C++.
  • Ability to identify potential biases and ethical considerations in ML algorithms.
  • Ideally comfortable with both Computer Vision and NLP.
  • Understanding of software engineering principles such as version control, code review, and testing.
  • Strong ability to analyze complex problems and propose effective ML solutions.
  • Proficiency in debugging and troubleshooting ML models.

Non-technical Skills we are looking for

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven track record of effectively collaborating in cross-functional team
  • Strong active listening skills and openness to feedback.
  • Willingness to continuously learn and adapt in a dynamic startup environment.
  • Demonstrated passion and proactive attitude toward staying up-to-date with the latest industry trends, research papers, and advancements.

TORTUS is an equal opportunity employer, and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis protected by applicable law.

To be considered for this position please send an email with your resume/CV, cover letter, and any other links or information to: [email protected]

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