AI Project Manager - Machine Learning (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin

What we do
Merantix Momentum is an external Machine Learning provider that develops tailored AI solutions across industries in e.g. healthcare, automotive, retail or fin-tech. We take advantage of three core competencies: our extensive experience in machine learning, our expertise fostering enterprise partnerships to assemble vast datasets, and our culture of rapid iterations to build scalable products.
Your role
Your role as AI Project Manager is the direct link between our engineering team and our customers. It's extremely versatile since you will be interacting with both developers, customers and the business teams on a daily basis. Therefore and it is key for you to have a deep business understanding as well as good background knowledge about ML and its technical implementations. In order to build and cultivate outstanding relationships with our clients, we need a person who understands the principles of project management, who is passionate about developing ML projects with potential clients as well as acquiring new leads. This role can involve marginal coding activities on certain projects.

If that resonates with You, here is what your role at Merantix Momentum will look like:

  • Understand business pain points of clients, translating them into machine learning problems and conceptualising ML solution approaches in cooperation with our engineers.
  • Manage ML projects and ensure smooth technical delivery both in respect to client needs as well as mindful of technical constraints.
  • Proactively advancing the company's vision by ideating and implementing strategic initiatives for industry exploration or developing our offerings and continuously enhancing internal processes
  • Take ownership within a strong and supportive team, meaning to drive own sub-projects, manage own client interactions and represent the Merantix brand. 
  • Constantly expand your expertise in the most advanced areas of ML as well as developing a deep understanding of industries and their journey towards AI implementation.
Your profile
The ideal candidate is enthusiastic about ML development, is a strong team player, feels comfortable with shifting between tech & business and always up for a challenge. We are looking for passionate, capable, visionary, and pragmatic talents with proven track records of personal, academic, and professional achievement. Our hierarchy is flat and communication direct, which means that we operate and learn fast, as a team. You would be a great fit if you have:
 
  • Undergraduate degree from a top-­tier university, Master or MBA in Computer Science, Data Science, Business Analytics or similar and solid understanding of Machine Learning applications. Alternatively ML skills can be self taught, but must be demonstrated accordingly
  • First working experience in tech corporate, tech startup or management consulting, with a special focus on technical and data science related positions
  • Excellent analytical problem-solving skills, with the ability to step back and contextualize the problem at its root both on the business and ML side and think out of the box from time to time
  • Strong organizational and multitasking skills able to prioritize appropriately and effectively as well as communicate and coordinate within the team
  • A strong commitment to the team and Merantix vision and a positive attitude represented by a hands-on approach and no fear of new challenges
  • Fluency in English and German. Any additional European language will be highly appreciated
  • Nice to have: Basic Data-Science coding skills (Python, Pandas, Scikit-learn, Pytorch, Tensorflow) and the first experience with ML libraries
What we offer
  • A Brand new office situated on the AI Campus in Berlin where we closely cooperate with other exciting AI ventures 

  • We offer Visa Sponsorship

  • Hardware allowance. We give you support to have all the equipment you would need to thrive on your job

  • International Team: Within our current team we have more than 10 nationalities and counting

  • We offer 50€ per employee per month that can be allocated as desired to one of the following: Mobility & transportation (RYDES), sport (Urban Sports Club membership) or Edenred (Groceries)

  • Engaging Topics and Excellence: Merantix offers unique insights into applied machine learning research and development, working with a group of highly talented engineers and entrepreneurs

  • Ethics: We are committed to developing ethical AI software

  • Dynamic working culture: We hold weekly and monthly events around AI Innovation and Implementation. We have a very flat hierarchy, open 360° feedback, and flexible working hours

  • Learning and Development. Annual learning and development budget to attend conferences or purchase educational resources to further develop additional skills

About us
We are an equal-opportunity employer and value diversity. We consider all applications equally regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity. We strongly encourage individuals from groups traditionally underrepresented in tech to apply, and we can help with immigration.​​​​

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