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Product Manager, AI



Software Engineering, Product, Data Science
San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, May 17, 2024

Coactive makes it easy to search, filter, and analyze visual content. Increasingly image and video data captures the content we watch, the products we buy, and the work we do, and already represents 80% of internet traffic. But rather than being an asset, visual content is often a tax or even a liability because it is so hard to work with and understand. Coactive solves this by bringing structure to unstructured visual data. Rather than spending months (or years) building complex infrastructure, data teams can unlock the value of their visual data in minutes to power use cases such as content understanding and moderation, search, and analytics.

Coactive was founded by experts who shaped the fields of high-performance deep learning and data-centric AI. We have the scars from building and working with the first generation of modern machine learning systems at Google, Meta, Pinterest, eBay, Lyft, and other leading organizations. Through our decades of experience, we have developed a playbook to democratize the toughest parts of machine learning systems; no PhD required.

This is an exceptional opportunity to work with one of Forbes' top 50 AI companies, backed by key investors such as Andreesen Horowitz and Bessemer Ventures. This position is truly a chance to be part of a category-defining team that is attracting top-tier talent interested in pushing the boundaries of what's possible in AI.

If you are a visionary product manager eager to solve complex customer problems using the latest AI technology and have a strong strategic sense, we would love to talk to you.

As the Product Manager, AI, you will lead the core of Coactive’s Multiplemodal application platform, the AI strategy, and the roadmap. You will work with customers to understand their pain points and collaborate with the engineering and ML research team to design and deliver the product to solve those problems. You should thrive in an iterative and fast-paced environment - where you eagerly solicit feedback and ask lots of questions, all with the mission of creating the best product possible for our customers.

What you’ll do:

  • You will lead Coactive’s AI initiative: drive the product vision, strategy, and roadmap.
  • Partner closely with the engineering, sales, marketing, and customer success teams to deliver AI products and ensure their market success.
  • Your simple and elegant designs will delight our customers as they work with their unstructured data.
  • Work with customers to deeply understand their needs and bring them into the ideation process.
  • Perform research and competitive analysis to identify opportunities within the realm of multimodal AI.

What we look for:

  • 4+ years of experience as a product manager.
  • Advanced degree in Computer Science, AI, Machine Learning, or related fields is a nice to have.
  • Strong understanding of data and AI technologies, including, but not limited to multimodal learning, natural language processing, computer vision, and reinforcement learning.
  • Excellent communication skills: ability to present and explain decisions cross-functionally.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with complex problems yet design powerful and simple solutions.

What you can expect from us:

This is a hybrid position based in San Francisco, California.

The estimated annual base salary for this position is between $142,000-$179,000.*

At Coactive, cash salary is only one part of our total compensation package. Other benefits for this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Market leading equity grants
  • 100% medical, dental, & vision coverage for you
  • Medical, dental, & vision partially covered for your dependents
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Social events ranging from book clubs, happy hours, and hiking to board game nights and games of Mario Kart.

Further, you can expect a supportive work environment from us. We build products, but we develop people.

*Actual pay is dependent on an individual candidate’s professional background, experience, skills and qualifications, as well as market demand and business demands. This pay range is subject to change and may be modified in the future. The salary, other compensation, and benefits information is accurate as of the date of this posting.

We embrace and celebrate the diversity of our employees. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, national origin, gender, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or parental status, disability, veteran status, or other class protected by applicable law. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.