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Permanent role - Machine Learning Specialist (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · München

About us

tacterion is a high-tech startup based in Munich and was founded in 2015 as a spin-off of the German Aerospace Center (DLR). tacterion develops and markets a unique sensor technology called sensorskin. Based on our sensorskin technology, plyon® is our first product platform. It combines a highly flexible sensory layer that measures interaction and pressure on any surface with algorithms to understand how users interact with it. This patented technology was originally developed for robotics and provides the sense of touch for products and machines. tacterion’s sensitive surface layers enable the next generation of truly interactive and responsive products.

Why we need you
World-leading companies approach us to integrate our sensor technology into their products. We are looking for a machine learning specialist that wants to help us and our customers derive meaningful insights from the data gathered with our sensor solutions. Our engineers will define and develop the embedded systems architecture for our sensor solutions. You bring the required product understanding and machine learning skills to not just measure touch but to ensure that plyon® interactions are turned into information that amazes our customers.
What to expect
tacterion is more than a sensor company. We live in a data-driven world where our customers expect smart, innovative interactions that go beyond measuring touch. You will use your knowledge in algorithms and statistical models as well as latest software to derive meaningful insights in our sensor data. With your help, we will develop tacterion’s analytics suite that help our customers to improve their decision-making. You will be involved in projects from various industries and help to realize a variety of use cases. Every customer project poses new challenges to design and manufacture tailormade solutions. You will ensure the reliability, connectivity, real-time processing performance of our data algorithms that our customers expect.
Your profile in short
  • Experienced in developing scalable machine learning models 
  • Extensive knowledge of programming languages (C, C++, Java, R, MATLAB, Python)
  • Degree in Computer Science, Statistics, or related
  • Fluent in German and English, exited by tough challenges, and ready to work hands-on 
Why you will love tacterion
We offer a creative and solution-oriented work environment to unleash your full potential and development as a person. With an eight-digit investment to fuel our growth over the upcoming years, we offer the mentality of a dynamic high-tech startup combined with the financial soundness and long-term commitment you would expect from your employer.
  •  Full responsibility for the development of tacterion’s machine learning solutions
  • Opportunity to collaborate on leading-edge product innovations across industries
  • Interdisciplinary and motivated team with a love for tough technical challenges
  • Full-time position with a competitive salary and the support of a long-term investor 

We are excited to get to know you!

We are thrilled that you are considering a career at tacterion!
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