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Research Engineer

Adept AI

Adept AI

San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Sunday, June 9, 2024

Position Summary

Adept thrives at the intersection of research and product. As a research engineer, you will play a crucial role in developing and implementing AI models, algorithms, and systems that solve real-world challenges. You will collaborate closely with a multidisciplinary team of engineers and researchers to translate cutting-edge AI techniques into practical solutions that address specific user needs.

The ideal candidate is someone who has a strong understanding of computer systems, a good intuition for the scientific method, and comfort with operating under uncertainty.


  • Handle the hard challenges that arise when translating novel research ideas into production

  • Brainstorm unusual data sources and figure out how to get them

  • Build, operate, and maintain large-scale data and training pipelines

  • Design and run experiments to improve our understanding of data and model performance

  • Work closely with our modeling teams to build and source the best datasets possible


  • Strong programming skills and a good understanding of computer systems more generally

  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, both verbal and written

  • Bonus: experience building and managing large scale data pipelines

  • Bonus: experience with deep learning and running machine learning experiments at scale

The pay range for this position in California is $175,000 - $350,000yr; however, base pay offered may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, candidate location, and experience. We also offer competitive equity packages in the form of stock options and a comprehensive benefits plan.


Our benefits

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance - 100% covered

  • Unlimited vacation time for exempt employees

  • 4 remote weeks per year - work from anywhere

  • Competitive salary & stock options

  • 24 weeks paid parental leave

  • Monthly wellness stipend

  • Daily meals for those in our comfortable SF office

  • Commuter benefits

  • Dog friendly office

Adept is an equal opportunity employer. We're excited about candidates who will raise the bar of our team, regardless of specific experiences -- we encourage applicants from a range of backgrounds to apply.