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Deep Learning Tech Lead in Berlin (m/f)

About Twenty Billion Neurons

We are an artificial intelligence startup that applies recent breakthroughs in Deep Learning to real-world video understanding. We are developing new, ground-breaking technology that allows machines to perceive the world like humans. Our technology can analyze video and extract meaning from it in real-time. We build Deep Learning systems using our large video datasets about common world situations. Our company language is English, but we speak a lot of German as well.

Your Role

  • You will work in our Berlin team to extend the capabilities of neural networks applied to video understanding and common sense reasoning.
  • You will research on e.g. recurrent networks, attention policies, multi-task learning and scaling up training.
  • You will give hands-on guidance to our junior team members and enable them to create cutting edge deep neural networks.
  • You will present your work at top international conferences and journals in the area, such as NIPS, ICLR, CVPR, PAMI.
  • You will help define and shape a research agenda at the forefront of Deep Learning and AI.

Your Profile

  • You completed your PhD or Master in Computer Science or other relevant fields and had significant exposure to Deep Learning. Ideally you have already published papers at high-profile conferences.
  • You have extensive knowledge of Python, as well as Tensorflow, Theano or similar Deep Learning frameworks.
  • You have experiences in leading (small) teams, and sharing your knowledge with others, ideally in agile development environments.
  • You have very strong communication skills.
  • You don’t mind getting your hands dirty to solve difficult technical problems.
  • You are passionate about Artificial Intelligence and believe that it is the most transformative technology that currently exists.
  • You think big and want to take part in defining the future of AI and Deep Learning.

What we offer

  • The opportunity to work in a great engineering-focused startup
  • Work with some of the leading Deep Learning experts
  • Stay on top of Deep Learning research and publish and attend tech conferences all around the globe
  • A stimulating startup environment with scientific reading groups, the latest and best hardware for Deep Learning, problems at the forefront of DL research, and after-work beer
  • Work in the heart of Germany's startup scene in Berlin-Kreuzberg
  • Build products that will change the world
  • Become part of a friendly, diverse team that values trustworthiness, a pioneer spirit and a work-life balance
  • Have an impact: your voice will be heard, your opinion will matter, and your ideas will change things
  • Competitive salary


Office Manager & Executive Assistant - (m/f)

Desired Starting Date: August 1st or September 1st, 2017, 30-40h/week

About Twenty Billion Neurons

We are an artificial intelligence startup that applies recent breakthroughs in Deep Learning to real-world video understanding. We are developing new, ground-breaking technology that allows machines to perceive the world like humans. Our technology can analyze video and extract meaning from it in real-time. Our company language is English, but we speak a lot of German as well.

Your role

You will support the management and team of TwentyBN by taking responsibility for various administrative tasks, including but not limited to the following:
  • Finance: accounting for our Berlin office and our Canadian subsidiary, acting as main contact for our tax consultant, assisting with controlling and reports
  • Office Management: front desk, answering calls, ordering office supplies, finding and contracting service providers, finding solutions for arising problems and requirements in our office space
  • Human Resources: payroll management, recruitment, employment contracts, assisting employees from abroad with German bureaucracy
  • Executive Assistance: supporting our management with changing tasks
  • Travel Management: Booking business trips and filing travel expense reports, assisting with visas
  • Project Work: manage your own various short-term projects

Your profile

  • You have previous experience in a similar position (executive assistant, team assistant, or secretary) and did accounting before. Maybe you have a training as "Bürokauffrau /-mann" or "Managementassistent(in)".
  • You have strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize and react flexibly to changes.
  • You have excellent communication and problem-solving skills and love dealing with people.
  • You have the ability to work independently and manage your own tasks proactively.
  • You have the ability to constantly question existing workflows and processes and you can suggest and execute improvements.
  • You are proficient in both German and English (at least C1)

What we offer

  • Work in the heart of Germany's startup scene in Berlin-Kreuzberg
  • Become part of a friendly, diverse team that values trustworthiness, a can-do attitude and a work-life balance.
  • Have an impact: your voice will be heard, your opinion will matter, and your ideas will change things
  • Competitive salary

Interested?

Please submit your one-page CV to