Galileo is an ML Data Quality company, building a platform to automatically detect errors and imbalances in your ML data and fix them, as well as helping a user select the right data to train their models with..

We are looking for a Lead Machine Learning Research Engineer to join our team to lead a group of top ML researchers and work with them in formulating advanced techniques and algorithms to aid a user in creating better datasets for ML.


  • Lead a team of top Machine Learning researchers in creating algorithms and techniques for automatically surfacing data quality issues in ML datasets
  • Work with the team to research and productionize advanced techniques and data-centric algorithms
  • Own a technical charter for the Machine Learning team and ensure that the team's work aligns with the company's goals and objectives
  • Collaborate with product management to understand the product vision and use cases, and accordingly shape the ML research charter
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest literature in Machine Learning and apply them to Galileo's product offerings
  • Lead code reviews, provide technical guidance, and mentor team members
  • Work with Platform Engineering and Frontend teams, to ensure that the delivery of robust ML algorithms from research to solve for our users’ needs.


  • 5+ years of experience in Machine Learning and leading multiple ML initiatives
  • Strong experience with Pytorch, TensorFlow, Keras, and other Deep Learning frameworks is a must
  • Experience with classic ML techniques such as decision trees such as XGBoost and Random Forests and structured data ML techniques is a big bonus
  • Excellent programming skills in Python, with the ability to write efficient, clean, and scalable code
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to explain complex technical concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.


  • Multi-Modal ML experience
  • Strong understanding of data quality and data selection techniques and their applications in Machine Learning

If you are passionate about Machine Learning and have experience in leading an ML team, then this is a great opportunity for you to work on a groundbreaking product that is poised to revolutionize the way companies approach data quality and data selection in Machine Learning. Join our team at Galileo and help us build the future of data quality in Machine Learning!

We have offices in San Francisco and New York, but have team members across the US. Come join us!

Why Galileo?

  • This is an opportunity to join a seasoned founding team that has previously led product and engineering teams from 0 to $100M+ in revenue and from 0 to 1B+ users globally
  • We obsess over our team’s culture driven by inclusivity, empathy and curiosity
  • We invest in our team’s development and happiness because our employees are the keys to our success and ensuring happy customers – towards that end, we offer:

    • Best in class medical, vision and dental insurance
    • Annual $600 wellness allowance for your mental or physical wellness needs
    • Company Paid Lunches
    • Parental leave for birthing or non-birthing parents – 100% pay for 8 weeks

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