AI Startup Cogitai inc. Looking to Hire (Orange County, CA)
Cogitai, Inc., a new AI-based startup focusing on continual learning, is
seeking highly skilled and motivated individuals for immediate hire.
Cogitai, Inc. is dedicated to building artificial intelligences (AIs) that learn continually from interactive experience with the real world. Our goal is to build the brains, i.e., the continual-learning AI software, that will let everyday things that sense and act get smarter, more skilled, and more knowledgeable over time with experience. This experience will be shared across things and across domains to allow the rapid scaling-up of experience-based learning. In short, we aim to become the world leader in continual learning.
We seek ambitious and dedicated individuals at all levels of experience, ranging from Bachelors to post-Ph.D. The ideal candidate will:is
1) have extensive AI expertise, especially in reinforcement learning and/or robotics;
2) have strong system-building skills; and
3) be passionate about helping us make continual learning practical in a broad range of applications.
For candidates at the Ph.D. level, 1) is more important. For candidates at the Bachelors and Masters level, 2) is more important. 3) is essential for everyone!
Our team consists of many of the leading minds in reinforcement learning, which is one of the core component technologies of continual learning. The three founders have a combined total of over 60 years of active research and development in AI. We also have assembled a “Brain Trust” of ten of the world’s best academics in this area, who will be actively engaged in technology development for the company.
Founders: Mark Ring, Peter Stone, and Satinder Singh
Brain Trust: Andy Barto, Michael Bowling, Peter Dayan, Charles Isbell, Michael Littman, David Parkes, Doina Precup, Ben Van Roy, Richard Sutton, Jianwei Zhang
Thanks to a substantial strategic investment from Sony (see, as well as various other sources of funding, Cogitai is prepared to hire qualified individuals for immediate start. Individuals who prefer to start later (but still within the next several months), are also encouraged to apply.
If interested, please contact us by email.