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Technical Lead Manager - ATG Machine Teaching, Quality Systems

Software, Advanced Technologies Group
in Seattle, Washington

About the Role

In this role you will be responsible for building and maintaining the automated quality systems that sit at the heart of ATG's machine teaching system. These systems are used to assess the accuracy of data provided by human labelers to ensure they meet the stringent specifications of our autonomous vehicle developers and R&D teams

What You'll Do

  • Maintain, productionalize, and extend the real-time machine learning models that form the core of ATG's machine teaching quality systems.
  • Provide technical leadership, managing and mentoring a small team of engineers and data scientists.
  • Collaborate across internal engineering teams to design APIs and build end-to-end integrations, as well as leverage existing systems.
  • Architect, design, and deliver statistical models that are deeply integrated into our production software systems.
  • Write production quality code in Python, R, and Ruby.

What You'll Need

  • Strong statistical background.
  • Programming experience with R, Python, SQL or similar.
  • Experience leading small teams to deliver big results.
  • An engineering, math, or CS degree, plus MBA or equivalent work experience.


  • Experience designing and running experiments and reporting on their results.
  • Background in data science and / or computer vision.
  • Experience deploying statistical models in customer facing systems.

About the Team

The Machine Teaching Team is responsible for producing the ground truth labeled data sets that power Uber ATG's innovative R&D and autonomy development. The quality systems team faces unique challenges in upholding high levels of data quality at scale, utilizing state of the art techniques for assessing human-produced labels.

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