Palta is a multi-product tech platform developing several mobile apps focused on health and well-being with a combined audience of more than 50 million monthly active users. Our portfolio includes such successful companies as Flo (global leader in female health), Simple (12m+ downloads, the most popular intermittent fasting app in the US), Zing (personal fitness trainer), and more.
The rapid portfolio growth is fuelled by the recently raised $100 million in a series B round led by VNV Global.
At Simple, we believe that improving health through nutrition is the most effective way to make a positive impact on the world. There is strong evidence showing the connection between health behaviours and future diseases. Effective interventions will allow people to live longer, healthier lives, and Simple is committed to making this a reality.
Simple is a successful mobile product that has a user base of over 15 million people and has over 100% year-over-year revenue growth. It helps people improve their nutritional habits through personalised programs, meal tracking, and health insights, which allows them to lead healthier and happier lives.
Now, we are taking the next big step and working on a new revolutionary AI product that helps each person improve their health in a fun and engaging way.
As an innovative visionary, you will lead a great team of 50 engineers, using the most efficient technology to solve user problems, setting a strong culture, and having the opportunity to impact the health of hundreds of millions of people.
Push the pace of innovation and build a future of a healthier world with us!
What You'll Do:
- Initiating and implementing AI/ML solutions to improve company performance;
- Leadership, management and the role of the playing coach in the Data Science team;
- Building an ML infrastructure and developing an efficient stack for delivering ML projects to prod together with a team of engineers;
- Assisting business teams by developing AI/ML solutions and providing appropriate advice;
- Support product teams in developing an artificial intelligence/ML strategy for their products;
- Helps to increase competence and awareness in the field of artificial intelligence/ML in product teams;
- Keep an overview of new and emerging AI/ML technologies and brief senior management and product terms about their potential impact on the business.
What We Look For:
- 5+ years' experience in the development and deployment of AI/ML solutions in one or more of the following areas: machine learning, recommendation systems, pattern recognition, NLP, data mining or artificial intelligence;
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, relevant technical field, or equivalent practical experience;
- Strong business experience in driving AI solutions (ability of being the bridge between business and ml-engineers);
- Consistent record of successful ML projects;
- Proficient in the use of CI/CD pipelines and MLOps;
- Desirable: familiarity with cloud environments i.e. AWS;
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills;
- Strong communication and project management skills to articulate the approach, progress and delivery of the data science team, engineering and business teams.
Why you might be excited about us:
- You will help people improve their health and lives through nutrition;
- Open team communication. You can directly influence the product and its metrics;
- A competitive salary package based on your unique expertise, skillset, and impact on the product;
- A stock option plan for every employee. When Simple does well, everyone wins;
- Top technical equipment, health insurance, relocation program, friendly and highly qualified colleagues, and healthy snacks in our office's kitchen (if you are in Cyprus).
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