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Join us to take the "artificial" out of AI.

Open Positions

We are currently looking for individuals in the San Diego area who can work full time or part time.

Software Engineer

Software engineers at Altum work closely with applied scientists to produce AI solutions to satisfy customer needs. As a software engineer, you will be developing platform APIs to enable customers to interface with Altum’s AI solutions.


  • Strong experience in full stack web development with excellent programming skills in JavaScript, Python or Go.
  • A solid understanding of data structures and algorithms.
  • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Familiarity with networking protocols and developing web APIs (such as REST, gRPC or GraphQL).
  • Experience with using database systems such as PostgreSQL or NoSQL.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills along with the drive to work in a rapidly changing startup atmosphere.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working in an agile development environment and test-driven development.
  • Experience with development operations (DevOps), cluster management and scaling deployments.

UX Designer

User experience designers (UX) at Altum ensure that every part of the product fits together in harmony. Your mission is to humanize AI technology and bring a vision to life in a way that feels compelling, seamless, and satisfying. You will be tasked with reducing complex functionality into easy-to-use solutions for businesses from a variety of domains. Achieving this requires synergy with cross-functional teams and designing user flows, wireframes, building user interface mockups, and prototypes. At every stage, you are building the bridge between humans and AI on our platform.


  • Experience in graphic design, human-computer interaction, computer science, or related fields.
  • Experience with design tools (e.g., Adobe Photoshop, Sketch, Illustrator, Figma).
  • Experience with user research and usability testing (e.g., experience prototypes, think aloud experiments, heuristic evaluations).
  • A design portfolio that demonstrates a strong understanding of design principles for web and/or mobile platforms.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong design background along with relevant work experience or personal project experience outside the classroom in interaction, graphic design, or motion design.
  • Solid analytical, creative and visual thinker with excellent communication skills, both verbal and visual with the drive to work in a rapidly changing startup atmosphere.

Applied Scientist

Applied scientists at Altum produce research breakthroughs and bring cutting edge technologies to practice. As a deep learning applied scientist, you will develop and prototype deep learning models and algorithms to solve a wide variety of problems.


  • Advanced understanding of deep learning with applications in sequence modeling, natural language processing or automatic speech recognition.
  • Experience with cutting edge deep learning techniques such as meta-learning, multitask learning or deep reinforcement learning.
  • Excellent Python programming skills and experience with PyTorch or Tensorflow.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to present highly technical information in writing.

Preferred Qualifications

  • At least one first-author deep learning paper published in a peer-reviewed conference (such as ACL, EMNLP, NeurIPS, AAAI, ICLR, ICML etc.).
  • Ability to propose interesting and novel research topics.
  • Experience with big data technologies (Hadoop/Spark) or data mining.
  • Experience deploying deep learning systems to production environments, reducing research into practice.

To apply, please send your resume to [email protected].