Boast automates R&D Tax claims by combining proprietary AI-driven software with in-house engineers and CPAs. 300+ companies in the US and Canada use Boast to maximize their R&D tax returns and de-risk their audits while drastically reducing the impact on their internal resources.
Our offices are in San Francisco, Toronto, Vancouver, and Calgary.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities :
Design and deliver innovative AI solutions in various areas of the Boast.AI platform
Identify appropriate models to be used and improve model accuracy for the Boast.AI platform
Participate in the product definition, especially around the aspects of AI, attempting to translate complex business requirements into concrete technical solutions
Minimum Qualifications :
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, related technical field or equivalent practical experience
2+ years of work experience in Machine Learning or Artificial Intelligence
5+ years of relevant work experience, including software development
Experience with one or more of the following : Natural Language Processing, text understanding, classification, pattern recognition, recommendation systems, targeting systems, ranking systems or similar.
Experience with one or more general purpose programming languages including but not limited to : Python, Scala, Java, C, C++
Knowledge of software engineering best practices across the development lifecycle, including agile methodologies, coding standards, code reviews, source management, build processes, testing, and operations
Effective written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated problem-solving skills
Ability to work unsupervised, in the office or remote as part of a distributed team and be able to produce high quality work
Preferred Qualifications :
MS or Ph.D. degree in Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, or related technical field.
Experience with Google Cloud architecture and products
Experience with one or more frameworks such as Tensorflow, Keras, Apache Beam, Spark
Demonstrated leadership and self-direction. Willingness to teach others and learn new techniques.
Interest and ability to learn other coding languages as needed
Why work with us?
Competitive salary + benefits
Flexibility in your workplace you have the option to work from our downtown office or from home
Open and transparent management structure collaboration is how we make decisions happen
Career growth within this role, including leadership and product innovation opportunities