Founding Machine Learning Engineer



Software Engineering
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India · Bengaluru, Karnataka, India · Karnataka, India
Posted on Thursday, May 23, 2024

Founding ML Engineer

Who We Are

Figr( is a venture-funded, early-stage startup developing next-generation design tools to automate workflows for UI/UX designers and teams. By combining the power of AI with user-centered design, Figr aims to transform the design process - from research to ideation to prototyping.

The Role

We are currently looking for an experienced Large Language Model (LLM) Engineer focused on fine-tuning and exploring LLMs for design purposes, including code generation for UI/UX. The role involves an end-to-end journey of creating data and fine-tuning open-source LLMs.

If you have a knack for problem-solving, possess excellent communication skills, and share our vision of redefining the democratization of AI, this role is for you!

Key Responsibilities

  • Quality data curation and improvement for fine-tuning LLMs. This is the key responsibility, and we are looking for an out-of-the-box thinker who can brainstorm new ideas on how to tackle data-related problems.
  • Fine-tuning LLMs.
  • Deploying LLMs on GPUs with minimal latency on AWS/GCP.
  • Leading the current Data Science team to the next breakthrough.

Skills Needed

  • Excellent communication skills, allowing seamless collaboration within our diverse team.
  • A minimum of 3-5 years of hands-on experience with PyTorch.
  • Deep understanding of the Transformers architecture, its underlying components, and new SLM/LLM architectures.
  • Proficiency in determining which metrics/loss functions to track for your use case.
  • Experience with working on Lora, QLora, LLMs optimization techniques, and deployment strategies.
  • Hands-on experience with multi-GPU training.
  • Ability to implement research papers and stay updated with the latest trends that could be useful for our use case.
  • Experience with Git and conducting code reviews.

Bonus Points For

  • A dislike for the status quo and authority bias.


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