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ML Systems Engineer

Latent AI

Latent AI

Software Engineering, Data Science
Princeton, NJ, USA
Posted on Tuesday, March 19, 2024

About Us

Latent AI is a cutting-edge startup at the forefront of artificial intelligence innovation. Our mission is to revolutionize MLOps by developing software designed to optimize and secure neural network runtimes. We are a dynamic team of AI enthusiasts, and we're looking for a talented ML Systems Engineer to join us in shaping the future of AI technology.

Job Description

We're seeking a skilled ML Systems Engineer to contribute to the success of Latent AI. As an ML Systems Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in building and maintaining our ML hardware & software infrastructure, ensuring the scalability, efficiency, and reliability of our AI systems.


  • You will be responsible for building and maintaining NVIDIA and other based artificial intelligence platforms.
  • Plan, build and maintain new systems that support the Latent AI DevOps flow.
  • Maintain supported software configurations, including dependencies on nvidia drivers, system packages and Python.
  • Automate configuration management and monitoring, software updates and maintenance using modern DevOps tools.
  • Support QA and performance test integration with Latent AI’s hardware farm
  • Implement and maintain system monitoring and logging solutions for proactive issue identification and resolution.
  • Collaborate on AI model deployment strategies, ensuring smooth transitions from development to production environments.
  • Stay abreast of the latest advancements in embedded platforms and bring up new platforms to support Latent AI tools and environments.
  • Location: Princeton, NJ (hybrid)


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in an IT role with a focus on AI or machine learning projects.
  • Proficiency in scripting languages such as Python, Bash.
  • Solid understanding of linux system management (Ubuntu, RedHat).
  • Experience using Ansible and Out-Of-Bands Server Management.
  • Familiarity with containerization and orchestration tools (Docker, Kubernetes).
  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills.
  • US Citizen. Ability to get a security clearance


  • Competitive salary
  • Stock options
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Flexible work hours
  • Collaborative and innovative work environment
  • Opportunities for professional development and growth

Latent AI provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, sex or gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, physical or mental disability, marital or protected military or veteran status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.

Note to Recruiters and Placement Agencies: Latent AI does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Latent AI will not be responsible for any agency fees associated with unsolicited resumes.