AI Engineer

Location Wimborne Minster
Discipline: Mechanical & Systems Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Contact name: Luke Hodges

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Published: 5 months ago

AI Engineer

Salary: Up to £50,000 Depending on experience

Location: Wimborne, Dorset – Hybrid Working

Connect IT has partnered with an exciting and diverse client that focuses on delivering forward-thinking technologies for the healthcare, biotech, and food and beverage industries.

We have an exciting position available for the right candidate to support the Research & Development Engineering team mainly facilitating the research, design and deployment of new machine learning and artificial intelligence models, to embed within the current and future product portfolio.

The Role

  • Assisting in championing the infrastructure roadmap for upcoming projects

  • Researching, designing and deploying new machine-learning models

  • Planning and managing benchmarking tests for new machine-learning models

  • Managing AI-model codebases from research to production level

  • Communicating results of the research and tests to the wider the R&D team

  • Implementing state-of-the-art computer vision models and evaluating performance with real-time key business objectives, introducing research prototypes and features into our clients’ portfolio of market-leading instruments


  • Passion for Biology focused AI / Computer Vision

  • Experience developing and delivering robust software solutions, including advanced programming expertise in Python

  • Experience with any of the major deep learning frameworks (PyTorch, Keras, Tensorflow) including familiarity with ONNX

  • Demonstrable industry experience in delivering computer vision-based AI projects

  • Strong software engineering practices such as familiarity with Git, DevOps

  • Knowledge of the biotech industry with a focus on cell development practices.

Think you’d be interested in discussing this further? Want to know more before committing your interest? Either way, click on the apply button or reach out to Luke Hodges on LinkedIn.