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AI Moderation Tech Lead New
Stream
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

Job Title

AI Moderation Tech Lead

Job Description

We are looking for a highly skilled engineer to lead our AI Moderation product. Between our Feed and Chat products, Stream provides services for more than a billion end users. Internally we have many more technical areas, services and small products.

You will be the technical leader of our AI Moderation API product and be responsible delivery it to our customers.

What you will be doing

You will report to the CTO and be responsible for the execution of the AI moderation API. The first two levels of management are still hands-on. You will divide your time between managing projects, as well as working directly on the API product and its architecture.

Stream powers feeds and chat for over a billion end-users, our customers come from very different verticals such as: live events, gaming, social, education, telemedicine and marketplaces.

AI Moderation is valuable to all our customers in different ways depending on their industry.

Why Join Stream as AI Moderation Tech Lead

We want to become the AWS of application components, we currently power Chat and Feeds for over a billion end-users. You will work on AI Moderation, the most recent product we added to our product line.

  • Building API products that serve large apps/sites is a hard technical challenge
  • Large engineering team ~ 50% of the entire company is part of the engineering department
  • Modern tech stack
  • The engineering team is very solid and talented

Responsibilities

  • Execution and delivery on AI Moderation API product
  • Manage the development team
  • Lead planning, prioritization, and design of new API features
  • Hiring and growing the best talent

About You

You are an NLP and ML expert, in the past you successfully launched to production products or feature that rely heavily on ML.

You have experience owning large and complex technical projects and know how to lead on a software project. You are passionate about building software and are a master of your domain.

You have

  • More than 5 years of experience as software engineer working on ML/NLP projects
  • Experience managing developers and leading complex technical projects
  • CS degree or similar/relevant experience
  • Familiar with most of our moderation stack

Bonus points

  • Startup experience
  • Experience with moderation for UGC
  • Prior experience as CTO or as a technical Co-Founder
  • Saas & API products
  • Experience managing a team of developers

Our tech stack

At Stream, we use a wide collection of technologies to offer highly optimized and available features to our customers. Here is a shortlist of the technology that we currently use:

  • Python, Golang
  • pytorch, Pandas, Numpy
  • AWS, Docker, Cloudformation
  • Postgresql, Redis
  • Prometheus, Jaeger, Sentry, Grafana

What we have to offer you

Stream employees enjoy some of the best benefits in the industry:

  • A team of exceptional engineers (developer positions only)
  • The chance to work on OSS projects (developer positions only)
  • A competitive salary
  • 28 days of paid time off plus paid Dutch holidays
  • Company equity
  • A pension scheme
  • A generous Learning and Development budget
  • Commute expenses to Amsterdam covered or the option to use a company bike within the city
  • Gym membership of choice covered and weekly pilates sessions in the office
  • A Macbook Pro and, if necessary, a home office setup package
  • Healthy team lunches and plenty of snacks
  • A generous relocation package
  • An office in the heart of Amsterdam or the possibility to work fully remote
  • The opportunity to attend or present to global conferences and meetups
  • The possibility to visit our office in Boulder, CO

Our culture

Stream has a casual social culture, our team is diverse and we all have different backgrounds. Our talented developers are highly technical and collaborative, which makes Stream a great place to learn and improve your skills. When it comes to software engineering our culture is oriented towards ownership and quality: our goal is to deliver stable software.

If you are interested in becoming a part of what we do, apply now!

*No recruiters/agencies please*

Restrictions

  • Telecommuting is OK
  • No Agencies Please

Requirements

You have

  • More than 5 years of experience as software engineer working on ML/NLP projects
  • Experience managing developers and leading complex technical projects
  • CS degree or similar/relevant experience
  • Familiar with most of our moderation stack

Bonus points

  • Startup experience
  • Experience with moderation for UGC
  • Prior experience as CTO or as a technical Co-Founder
  • Saas & API products
  • Experience managing a team of developers

About the Company

Stream provides APIs for building activity feeds and chat powering over 2 billion end users. Our team is passionate about tackling difficult tech problems at scale and creating reusable components for them.

Contact Info

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