Senior Data Scientist (Safety Models)
Starship Technologies offers visa sponsorship
Starship Technologies will arrange the immigration paperwork required for the winning candidate and cover the associated costs.
in Tallinn, Estonia
We are looking for a senior data scientist, who will help to ensure the robot is a safe actor in whatever environment it is driving in and help us better understand the different factors that influence safety. You will have the opportunity to mould the direction this area of development will be heading in and the work will have a substantial effect on the future decisions of the company. Read more about Starship Technologies
- You have solid experience in building useful predictive models, based on complex and wide ranging data.
- You have previous experience in writing production level code.
- You are at home with both the business and technical aspects of data science.
- You have solid knowledge and experience with different tools and languages used in the field.
- You are comfortable working with huge datasets.
- You are able to think in the long term, but are also focused on practical results.
- You have good spoken and written English.
- Apply and let's discuss your salary and benefits.
At Starship, we are redefining how goods flow through the places in which we live. We see a future where a new generation of convenience services become available to everyone – made possible by our constellation of autonomous neighbourhood robots.
We have entered commercial pilots with hundreds of robots driving along sidewalks across the United States and four countries in Europe. Soon there will be thousands (if not millions) of robots around the world.
Safety of autonomous vehicles is a new and exciting research field – you will be expected to contribute to the theoretical understanding of this area of research, as well as making practical contributions to the way we assess the safety of our robot operations.
About Starship Technologies in Tallinn, Estonia
Starship Technologies builds self-driving local delivery robots. We are disrupting a 2-trillion-dollar local deliveries industry and we believe our robots will revolutionise local delivery. We envision a world where you can send and receive anything you want, anytime and anywhere. Our engineering expertise, combined with our experience of co-founding Skype, is enabling us to turn this into reality.
Starship Technologies was launched in 2014 by Ahti Heinla and Janus Friis. Our business headquarters are in London and our engineering in Estonia.
Moving to Estonia
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