DESCRIPTION ViSenze is one of the fastest growing A.I. start-ups and a leader in the development and adoption of image recognition technology. To help us build upon our success, we are seeking a Senior System Engineer, to implement the best practices of technical infrastructure management (hardware and software) to complement our distributed deep learning platform. This position reports to the Engineering Manager and will work in a cross-disciplinary team, comprising of our AI Data Scientists and Algorithm R&D Engineers to provide a robust infrastructure to accelerate our day-to-day activities for Algorithm Research. RESPONSIBILITIES Build the next-gen storage and data management solutions to support our daily storage requirements from the Data Science and Algorithm R&D Team Diagnose and resolve technical issues related to hardware, software, and network Engage in service capacity and demand planning, hardware and software performance analysis, tuning and optimisation of our infrastructure Ensure the availability and stability of the servers, storages, and backup environments as required by our internal Engineering Team Monitor daily IT operations and respond to alerts promptly Install and configure new servers, workstations, and other IT equipment REQUIREMENTS Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field. 5+ years of experience in IT infrastructure administration and support. Knowledge and experience with server cluster architecture, deployment, and maintenance. Strong scripting ability (bash, perl, python, etc.). Knowledge and experience with Linux systems administration functions including domain structures, file systems, disk partitions, mounts, quotas, and general security. Knowledge and experience with Local Area Network technology, specifically Ethernet, IP, DNS, and NIS associated daemons; FC switches and directors; and network architectures including hubs, repeaters, bridges, routers, and switches. AWESOME TO HAVE 7+ years of experience in IT infrastructure administration and support. Knowledge and experience with kubernetes, docker, mysql/postgresql. Knowledge and experience with SAN and/or NAS storage, data replication, storage efficiency, and manageability software. Knowledge and experience with distributed storage and file system management technologies such as Ceph, GPFS or Gluster. ABOUT VISENZE ViSenze is an Artificial Intelligence (AI) startup established in 2012 that develops advanced visual search and image recognition solutions to help businesses in eCommerce and content publishing. Using R&D in machine learning and computer vision technology, ViSenze can recommend visually similar items to online shoppers, either on e-commerce platforms when they browse or search by uploading a picture or on content publishers platforms like social media and video networks. ViSenze customers are well-known eCommerce and retail businesses around the world, like Rakuten, ASOS, Uniqlo, Zalora, Caratlane, Interpark and many more. The company has raised US$20 million in 2019, US$10.5 million series B in 2016 and US$3.5 million series A in 2014. We are looking for people to join our cause – to simplify the visual web with really smart but simple visual tools. A technology startup spun off from the National University of Singapore (NUS) and backed by some of the most reputable international investors including Rakuten, we offer a rare opportunity to join a thriving, fast-paced, multi-cultural environment and be part of a truly exciting journey. You will be at the forefront of innovation, joining the only Artificial Intelligence startup in Singapore that tackles a global market.
Oct 18, 2019