November 14, 2019

Research Scientist

Full-Time · San Francisco, California · Software · Apply Now

We are seeking a Research Scientist to improve our model and technology to make Cresta more intelligent.

Our ideal candidate is expected to be a recognized expert in identified research areas such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, computational statistics, particularly deep learning, graphical models, reinforcement learning and natural language processing.

You will join a collaborative but highly autonomous working environment in which each member has a defined role with clear expectations, as well as the freedom to pursue projects they find interesting.

About Us

Cresta is an early-stage enterprise AI startup with the mission of enabling everyone to start as an expert on the first day on the job. Spun out of the Stanford AI lab and chaired by Google-X founder Sebastian Thrun, and backed by Ben Horowitz, our team is composed of Stanford PhDs and top engineers and leaders from Google, Facebook, and other tech companies. We are in production at multiple Fortune 500 companies and are training on millions of dialog conversations.


  • Ph.D. and publications in machine learning, AI, computer science, statistics, applied mathematics, data science, or related technical fields.
  • Experience in solving analytical problems using quantitative approaches.
  • Experience manipulating and analyzing data from different sources.
  • Experience in theoretical and empirical research and for answering questions with research.
  • Ability to communicate research to Product Managers.
  • Knowledge in a programming language.

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