About the job Machine Learning Engineer
Machine Learning Engineer at Avalo
About Avalo Inc.
Based in North Carolina, US, Avalo is a plant development company using machine learning and evolutionary biology to make sustainable climate-resilient food systems. https://www.avalo.ai/
Avalo is a fast-growing company, with a dedicated group of scientists, gardeners, and engineers all rolled into one.
What you will be working on:
Developing machine learning and pattern recognition algorithms to help identify complex traits and improving forecasting using multiple data types
Performing end-to-end data analyses, from hypotheses formulation and design right through to executing writing analysis plans, preparing reports and documentation
Strengthening Avalo’s analytics and prediction toolkit by identifying and applying emerging techniques
Increasing recognition of Avalo’s data science work by participating in external collaborations.
Experience with machine learning using Python or R. Experience can include personal or university projects, internships or work experience
Intellectual curiosity and attention to detail
Proactive approach to collaborations within a team environment
Computational biology or evolutionary biology background
Familiarity with building predictive models from datasets, reduction techniques and biological data resources
Familiarity with large datasets and high-performance computing
What you will get:
a competitive salary
a casual and intellectually stimulating work environment
Full benefits of Turing Talent Leadership Program
Avalo is looking for the next generation of passionate people who enjoy linking science and practice to create and enhance the future of agriculture. No matter your ethnicity, background, we’d love to hear from you.
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: guidelines are $60-120K/year ($5-10K/month) for US or international candidates. £42-60K/year or (£3.5-5K/month) for UK candidates. Actual salary will be tailored for each individual.
Working hours: full time preferred. Part time also possible
Work location: remote or Durham, North Carolina, US
Permanent position? Yes. Looking for someone to join the team permanently, if the first 3 months of working together is successful.
About Turing Talent Programme
Founded by people from Google, Meta, Microsoft and McKinsey, Turing Talent specialises in recruitment in cutting-edge areas such as Data Science and Artificial Intelligence. Different from traditional recruitment, the flagship Turing Talent programme offers leadership training specifically for tech professionals and mentorship alongside your job. www.turingtalent.org