Visual Electric

Machine Learning Engineer, Creative Tools

  • Full-time
  • $100k+/mo
  • 3 months ago
Machine Learning
Artificial Intelligence

About the role

This is a full-time, in-person, hybrid, or remote role. You will report to Adam Menges, our Chief Product Officer.
We are looking for a Machine Learning Engineer to join our founding team. Someone who is deeply technical and passionate about the untapped creative possibilities of generative AI. Someone who lives on the bleeding edge of ML research and also finds inspiration in art, design, and beauty. You see technology not only as a tool for problem solving, but as an instrument for expression. You will be on the frontier of a rapidly evolving technology, creating models that unlock creative potential in others.

What we are looking for in a candidate

  • Senior level Machine Learning Engineer, preferably with a focus on image generation.
  • Past work showing creative uses of Machine Learning
  • An interest and appreciation of compelling visuals, beauty, and aesthetics.
  • Strong Python and PyTorch skills with an ability to rapidly prototype ideas and refine towards production.
  • Ability to adapt existing innovative ML models and train/fine-tune models in novel settings, for example a new data domain or implementing on-device
  • Experience with data manipulation and data pipelining.
  • Outstanding ability to communicate your ideas to designers, engineers, and leadership through storytelling, visuals, and presentations.
  • Flexible and comfortable with ambiguity and working in a rapidly changing environment.
  • Passionate about new technology and desire to push the boundaries of what’s possible.
  • Ability to clearly communicate concepts and designs through sketches, wireframes, high fidelity comps, and prototypes.
  • Highly collaborative and proactively seeks out feedback to incorporate into your work.
  • Familiarity with 3D graphics, geometry and classical CV concepts a plus.
  • Examples of original generative AI artwork a plus.

What you will be working on

Our projects and priorities will change as we explore and iterate. Here are some examples of the kinds of things you will be working on.
  • Connecting existing state of the art models together in new ways
  • Fine tuning custom data sets
  • Integrating new advances in generative AI algorithms


  • Full-time remote, hybrid, or in-person in our Sausalito studio


  • Competitive salary and generous equity grant
  • Comprehensive coverage for health, vision, and dental insurance
  • One Medical
  • Short term and long term disability insurance
  • Flexible PTO policy
  • Laptop and other equipment to do your best work
  • Team dinners and events
  • Daily lunch provided, snacks and drinks in the office
This is an opportunity to join a creative collective that blends technology, art, and design. It’s an opportunity to be at the forefront of the next epoch in computing, and to design a revolutionary new creative tool. It’s a chance to explore unchartered territory and to make your mark. If this resonates, we want to meet you.

Join us.