Data Engineer (AI Ethics)

AI Ethics

Full Time

United States (location flexible)

General information

Sony AI is seeking highly motivated, self-driven individuals with expertise in data engineering and interest in AI ethics.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain data pipeline infrastructure for data storage, management, and processing, particularly of image datasets
  • Identify and automate manual processes
  • Build data analytics tools
  • Ensure high standards of data privacy and information security
  • Work closely with a team of AI researchers and programmers in the US, Switzerland, and Japan on ambitious AI ethics projects

Required Qualifications and Skills

  • Master’s in Computer Science, Statistics, Information Systems, or related field (or equivalent experience)
  • 5+ years of experience in a data engineering role
  • Experience developing and optimizing data pipelines from the ground up
  • Experience working with image data
  • Experience addressing privacy and information security concerns with data storage and processing
  • Experience working with different business stakeholders, such as researchers, engineers, lawyers, and compliance officers
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, as well as interpersonal skills, including the ability to articulate technical concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Strong Python skills
  • Experience working with various cloud services (AWS, GCP or similar)
  • Experience with container technologies (Kubernetes, Docker, Minikube, Helm, Tilt, etc)

Other Required Knowledge

  • The ability to deliver on tight deadlines and adapt to evolving or changing requirements
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English

Preferable major

Computer Science, Statistics, Information Systems

Working Location

United States (location flexible)

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