Software Engineer - AI on the Edge

Job description


We are looking for a motivated and high-achieving Software Engineer - AI On The Edge based in London to join one the team working on our exciting machine learning product. This is a full-time placement with significant opportunities for personal development.

We offer an intellectually stimulating environment, work within an interdisciplinary team and an inclusive culture. We are a high-calibre, mission-driven team building a technology that improves our world.

The Company

causaLens leads causal AI research. Causality is a major step towards developing true AI. Our technology transforms organisations by autonomously discovering valuable insights that optimise business outcomes. Our flagship product, time-series prediction engine, goes beyond both traditional machine learning and AutoML. It has become the industry standard in the financial sector and is increasingly being used in a wide range of industries. causaLens is run by top scientists and engineers, 70% holding a PhD in a quantitative field. For more information visit or contact us on Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.

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    Roles and Responsibilities

This is an exciting role for a smart, creative person to bring state-of-the-art artificial intelligence, the next generation of predictive technology for complex and dynamic systems on the edge.


  • The opportunity to join a fast-growing, agile, and international team passionate about innovation and making a difference
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Share option scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • 32 days paid holiday allowance (incl. bank holidays)
  • Equipment you need to get the job done (MacBook Pro etc.)
  • Good work-life balance
  • Opportunities for continued learning and self-development, including courses, conferences and book budget
  • Flexible work-from-home and remote days
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Weekly journal club and knowledge sharing presentations
  • Regular team outings, pizza Thursdays and annual company retreats
  • Fruits, snacks and soft drinks in the office
  • Amazing, smart, fun and inspiring colleagues, always there to support your ideas, growth and enthusiasm


Our interview process consists of an intelligence test, interview and an on-site visit. We will do our best to transparently communicate the process with the successful candidates.

Job requirements


  • >2 years of professional experience on implementing state-of-the-art artificial intelligence to the 'edge'
  • Proficient in C/C++ and Python
  • Prior experience in Cython is an advantage
  • Prior experience with Hardware Description Languages (e.g. VHDL, Verilog etc.) is an advantage
  • Prior experience with performance optimisation for multi-core CPUs, GPUs, and/or FPGAs is an advantage


  • MEng or PhD in Computer Science or related field
  • Ability to demonstrate integrity and drive
  • Highly capable, self-motivated, collaborative and personable
  • Creative problem solver
  • Naturally curious and effective problem solver
  • Ability to work in a fast-moving environment