Ahura AI uses artificial intelligence to personalize how people learn so it’s better, faster and cheaper with the goal of upskilling those who will lose their jobs to automation. Technological unemployment rates are projected to be catastrophically high, and Ahura an unprecedented approach to retraining people for the jobs of the future. 

We are a team of resourceful A-players; we strive to expand educational opportunities to everyone, regardless of background. In our search, we look for passionate team members with strong domain expertise and an ability to turn on a dime to support the fast-paced nature of our business.

Senior Full Stack Engineer

Ahura is looking for a senior full stack engineer with 6+ years of experience in a production environment.  This role is 100% hands-on coding at first, mainly front-end but also some server-side and some scripting. There is opportunity for this role to grow quickly into a team leadership and supervision position.

Job Responsibilities:

API planning & integration using Python, web frameworks like flask/django is a plus.
Front end implementation in pure JavaScript (ES6).
Creating visualizations using D3.
Spearheading productization of POC code.

Desired Qualifications:

6+ years of production full stack development.
Deep understanding of modern JavaScript, Python, SQL, etc.
Extensive experience deploying to cloud infrastructure (AWS preferred).
Good judgement regarding when to use serverless, microservices, and monolithic server architectures.
Knowledge of browser plugin architectures.
Knowledge and or a willingness to learn Tensorflow.js.
B.S. in Computer Science (or related), M.S. preferred.

Junior Full Stack Engineer

Ahura is looking for a junior level front end engineer with at least one year of production experience. You’ll be using cutting edge techniques to interface with an artificial intelligence that tutors students.

Job Responsibilities

  • Implementing UI’s using pure JavaScript (ES6), CSS, and HTML5.
  • Writing and maintaining unit/regression tests.
  • Creating visualizations for reports.

Desired Qualifications:

  • 1+ years of production front end development.
  • Deep understanding of standard web tech including JS, CSS, HTML5, etc.
  • Experience with writing, running, and maintaining unit & regression tests.
  • Portfolio of projects using D3.js.
  • B.S. in Computer Science (or related).

DevOps Engineer

Ahura is looking for a junior level back end engineer with at least one year of production experience. You’ll work on a hybrid server and serverless environment and writing code against cutting edge AI libraries.

Job Responsibilities

  • Data engineering and pipelining.
  • Implementing and maintaining serverless functions.
  • Configuring AWS for speed, efficiency, security, etc.
  • Extending Python/Flask-based API.

Desired Qualifications:

  • 1+ years of production back end development.
  • Expertise in Python and Flask.
  • Knowledge of standard AWS products like S3, API Gateway, ELB, etc.
  • Experience managing streaming data.
  • B.S. in Computer Science (or related).

Director of Data Science

Ahura AI is looking to hire a director of Artificial Intelligence to accelerate our machine learning efforts.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate multiple ML models working in concert
  • Modify our AI pipeline for automating reinforcement learning
  • Oversee data analysis and turning data into insight and actions for our users

Desired Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree (PhD preferred) in relevant field (AI, Comp Sci, Mathematics, etc.)
  • Up to date knowledge of new tools available for rapid data science development and deployment
  • 10+ years of experience building A.I.
  • 3+ years in a leadership role

Data Science Contractor

Ahura is looking for an experienced data scientist. Either contract or contract-to-hire. You’ll be growing the tutoring functionality with new models and improving the efficacy of techniques the tutor uses.

Job Responsibilities

  • Experiment design
  • Contribute to each part of the product that AI touches

Desired Qualification:

  • 3 years of experience
  • Tensorflow and/or Keras. Tensorflow.js experience a plus.
  • Process and transform data (including video)
  • Apply statistical analysis to real world problems
  • Advanced degree in applicable field

Grant Writing Intern

Ahura AI is offering internships to writers for grant applications. You’ll help our team secure funding from a variety of grants, microgrants, and other funding opportunities.

Job Responsibilities

  • Writing grants to fit the posted requirements.
  • Modifying existing grants to fit new requirements.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Copy editing
  • Understanding or ability to learn technical vocabulary quickly
  • Bachelors or Masters degree (or currently enrolled in degree program).

IT Intern

Ahura is offering internships in the general IT domain. You’ll be a critical part of ensuring that the  whole operation run smoothly, mainly focusing on the technology infrastructure in the cloud.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshooting AWS setups
  • Automating repetitive development, test, and build tasks
  • Research and suggest tooling options

Desired qualifications:

  • Demonstrated relevant coursework and/or projects and/or prior internships
  • Understands security
  • Modify Google Analytics
  • Be enrolled in a technical degree field

Ahura AI  provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics.

In addition to federal law requirements, Ahura AI complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.