Machine Learning Engineer

Salary Competitive
Equity To be negotiated

Your main responsibility will be in applying deep learning on forecasting of various weather phenomena from hurricanes to hyperlocal weather forecasts within a city.

Most of our forecast products combine multiple data streams from various sources, including numerical weather prediction, openly available measurement data and data from Skyfora's proprietary instruments.

Deep learning technologies used at Skyfora today include CNN, time series models, RNN, BNN (Bayesian Neural Network) and multimodal architectures.

The backend of our service runs on AWS. Some of the tasks beyond developing the algorithm are managing the pipeline of the large volumes of weather data stream from original sources to cloud storage to output on our graphical user interface. 


Experience & Skills 

We hope that your experience and skills include: 

  • Python 

  • Deep learning, CNN/RNN 

  • PyTorch or Tensorflow 

  • Working with and building complex datasets

  • Knowledge of cloud services such as AWS, GCP or Azure; ML frameworks such as SageMaker is a plus


Related work experience is naturally a plus and will be reflected in the compensation. 

An interest in the topic and the natural science in general is necessary for you to have the right motivation, but no pre-skills are necessary as these can be learnt from the team. 

We offer a flexible and pleasant work environment with a low-hierarchy team with possibility for remote work. The compensation is a mix of a competitive monthly salary, fringe benefits and possibility to get stock options depending on your level of expertise.  

We invite you to join us on an exciting pioneering journey in building something brand new with significant impact on the real world. You’re more than welcome to get in touch for further information.

For more information or questions please contact us at svante.henriksson@skyfora.com or phone number +358504087900

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Equity package
Equity package

Want to be a partner? Look no further.

Skill development
Skill development

We want to take you from good to great.

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Working at
Skyfora

Skyfora brings next-generation weather intelligence through its AI solutions and ultralight hardware. Skyfora's AI-based forecasting provides added accuracy to weather forecasts from all available data sources, including from Skyfora's own instruments. The ultralight StreamSonde, dropped from aircraft, balloon or UAV floats with the natural winds of the atmosphere very accurate weather data. The same sonde can also be used as a highly accurate fixed weather station. Customer segments include government, (re)insurance, energy and utilities, smart cities.

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