About the Company

Clarifai is an artificial intelligence company that excels at visual recognition. We do not sell an abstract, futuristic technology - we sell a solution that people can use today to solve real-world problems. We believe that the same AI technology that gives big tech companies a competitive edge should be available to developers and businesses. That’s why we build products to make it easy, quick, and inexpensive for them to innovate with AI, go to market faster, and build better customer experiences. We make “teaching” AI just as accessible as we make using AI, which is why our technology is the most personalized, unbiased, accurate solution in the market.

We have secured a $30M Series B round of funding and are backed by Menlo Ventures, Google Ventures, USV, NVIDIA, Qualcomm, Osage, Lux Capital, LDV Capital, and Corazon Capital.  To continue to succeed, we need people like you to join the team!

Clarifai is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace dedicated to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce.

Your Opportunity:

As an intern on the Research Scientist, Deep Learning Team, you will work closely with other engineers to:

  • Improve performance of convolutional neural networks.
  • Develop NLP / semantic word models for text understanding, entity extraction, and classification.
  • Work to understand image, video, and audio.

What sets us apart:

Clarifai interns embody our following core values, which sets up apart;

  • Community:  You'll be part of our Clari-team immediately.  You won't get lost in the shuffle here. Everyone will know your name.
  • Learning:  You'll receive hands-on experience while working with some of our most esteemed AI leadership in the industry.
  • Astonishment: As an intern at Clarifai, we want you to set ambitious expectations, then exceed them with flying colors.  And we'll give you shout-outs at our Weekly All Hands for doing so.
  • Responsibility:  During your internship, we'll expect that you take initiative with all your projects. We look for that hustle in all our applicants.
  • Innovation: The future is unlimited here with our internship opportunities. We want you to be bold and innovate.
  • Fire: We lead by example. Our interns have led company meetings and workshops to help us solve problems. The sky is the limit here.
  • Appreciation:  Being humble is key at Clarifai, especially with every opportunity that comes your way. We ask our interns to embrace this.
  • Impact: We want you to make an impact starting on your first day.

Requirements:

  • Engineer and code in the real-world, not just in class.
  • Optimize and benchmark algorithms.
  • Do machine learning research and publish papers after rigorous evaluation.
  • Handle internet-scale data sets and the unique problems that they pose.
  • Program in the GP-GPU model, e.g Cuda or openCL.
  • Have a PhD, MS degree, or equivalent experience.

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