Remote jobs in Programming

WORK ANYWHERE!

Ought

Engineering Lead/Manager - Ought - San Francisco or Fully Remote

Worldwide

javascript

typescript

reactjs

node.js

html

3 weeks

Remote Jobs

>

Remote Jobs in Worldwide

>

Engineering Lead/Manager - Ought - San Francisco or Fully Remote

Location: Type: Full-time

Position: Engineering Lead/Manager


Salary: $150K-$200K (dependent on work location & level of experience)


Location: San Francisco, CA or Fully Remote anywhere in the US


Ought is an applied research lab building Elicit, a GPT-3-based research assistant for questions about the future.


Today, researchers and policy analysts use Elicit to find relevant publications for a literature review, find datasets, or brainstorm research questions that are interesting to their audience. Researchers can define new tasks by showing Elicit just a few examples of the task being done. Elicit then scales those tasks to thousands of publications and datasets.


The Role and Your Impact:



  • Manage the work of at least 2-3 other engineers

  • Contribute directly to the Elicit codebase

  • Help design the technical product and roadmap

  • Make key architectural decisions, such as how to



    • Compose together multiple calls to language models to accomplish tasks that we can't accomplish with a single call, as in this paper

    • Connect Elicit with external data sources such as spreadsheets and site searches

    • Let users quickly provide feedback to the tool to create an interactive training loop



  • Help build out the engineering team


What You May Bring:



  • A strong software engineering background. We want to apply your experience building systems, designing architecture, and thinking about good abstractions. Most people who are a good fit for this role will have 4+ years of experience in software engineering roles.

  • 2+ years of experience managing a small team, squad, or project with at least 3-5 other engineers in various roles.

  • Ability to reason about and choose among different frameworks, cloud services, and libraries.

  • Clear communication about engineering topics to diverse audiences.


Bonus If You Have:



  • Familiarity with language models (training, fine tuning, evaluation) or natural language processing more generally

  • A startup mindset. We expect to measure our impact in part by the people whose lives we improve through reasoning and models of the future.

  • Experience with functional programming (e.g. SICP), programmable software (e.g., Emacs, Vim), or symbolic AI (e.g. PAIP).

Your DREAM REMOTE JOB inside your inbox!

Get a
email of all new remote
Jobs.

Cookies, terms, and privacy policy

By clicking or navigating this website you accept and allow all our cookies, terms of use and privacy policy. This site uses cookies to offer you a better browsing experience.

UNDERSTOOD
feedbackfeedback

How would you rate your experience?

Experince

We may wish to follow up. Enter your email if you're happy for us to contact you.