Senior AI Engineer (m/f/x)

About us

The appliedAI Initiative elevates Europe’s industry to become shapers in the age of AI, creating a future that we desire to live in. Through our ecosystem of strong partners, comprehensive programs, services and solutions we advance companies holistically on their AI journey. With our uniquely diverse, interdisciplinary, and driven team, we build on deep technical expertise while specializing on applicability of the solutions. We share a mindset of collaboration and openness with our ecosystem of leading companies and tech players. Our common goal is to strengthen the European landscape, jointly creating unique knowledge for applying trustworthy AI.

Your mission

As a Senior AI Engineer in the Individual Solutions team you will drive the application of AI in real world settings. We understand that building AI solutions is more than hacking scripts and notebooks together. We see it as an engineering discipline and therefore at the intersection of Software Engineering and deep AI Research. Pragmatism and an understanding of the tools of computer science are essential to well designed AI products. As an AI Engineer you will work on state-of-the-art approaches and challenges of AI as well as software engineering. As part of our AI Engineering teams, you collaborate closely with AI strategists and AI program managers to deliver game-changing solutions for our customers. As a member of our technical expert teams, you will be responsible for taking applications with our partner companies all the way from proof of concept to production-rollout across their organization.

Your profile

  • A STEM-Degree, preferably Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or Engineering discipline
  • Minimum 2-5 years of working experience in a comparable position
  • Solid experience in Python
  • Experience in machine learning projects
  • Thorough understanding of program / software design and service or application development, as well as professional software engineering workflows
  • Foundational knowledge across essential statistics and machine learning concepts
  • Deep knowledge of at least one particular domain in ML / data science / statistics. From Bayesian graphical models to model interpretability or meta-learning for neural networks, you tell us about it
  • You work best in a high-performing team and have the drive & willingness to learn new things and to continuously improve yourself and appliedAI
  • You posses excellent technical, analytical and problem-solving skills and combine them with strong presence and communication skills
  • Fluent English
  • Depending on individual skills, relevant experience and seniority, this role can be Regular, Senior or Principal AI Engineer

What we offer

A highly qualified and motivated team of ~120 people is on a journey to change the rapidly evolving European AI Landscape.

  • Flexibility to switch between our office spaces in Heilbronn (IPAI - Innovation Park Artificial Intelligence) and work from home.
  • Opportunity to shape a variety of projects and the development of new, original content based on the latest developments in AI and its adoption in businesses
  • You will have access to the newest technologies in the AI domain, budget to drive the education program and peers to develop with
  • An atmosphere that encourages to think and experiment in new ways with software, hardware, and processes
  • Hottest topics of the next decade and freedom and trust to initiate own activities
  • A highly visible initiative that helps you build a large and high-level network of start-ups, partners, and tech companies
  • Budget to visit important conferences, read up on papers and develop your skills with the team - potentially showcasing results at e.g. GTC
  • Further benefits include egym wellpass membership, public transport subsidy, JobRad leasing option, etc. 


Myriam Warzecha - Senior People & Culture Specialist 
appliedAI Initiative GmbH, August-Everding-Str. 25, 81671 Munich