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Gesture-controlled ecosystem

Director of Engineering, Machine Learning

$125k – $190k
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About Pison:

Pison is a fast growing business in human-computer interaction looking for someone with experience in DevOps Architecture, technical product management, and in-depth technical knowledge to lead our efforts to productize gesture classification algorithms.

This is a pivotal role to Pison, where you will be trusted to grow the algorithms team, set the technical direction, and establish team norms. You can expect to experience a high level of cross-functional exposure with our Hardware, Usability, and Applications teams, work with both technical and non-technical stakeholders, and have frequent interactions with other core leaders.

The role:

Suitable candidates should be familiar with state-of-the-art digital signal processing and real-time time-series analysis, and machine learning techniques; can rapidly design, assess, and deploy algorithms in a fast-paced environment; and effectively communicate with stakeholders and team members to ensure timely and high-quality releases. Additional experience in biopotential sensing, neuromuscular physiology, stochastic signal processing, statistics, and analog circuit design is preferable.


-Develop the technical roadmap for gesture classification algorithm development and productization
-Provide technical support and guidance to the algorithms team
-Conduct and lead evidence-based algorithm development to meet performance, scale, quality, and robustness goals
-Set-up and oversee continuous integration for the algorithms team
-Effectively communicate with internal and external stakeholders regarding the progress, problems, and needs of the algorithms team
-Define hiring needs and participate in the hiring process
-Report to the Chief Technology Officer


-PhD or masters in signal processing, time-series analysis, and/or machine learning
-Strong industry experience in algorithm development
-Prior experience managing technical teams
-Prior experience developing algorithms to extract information from noisy / real-world signals
-Prior experience / knowledge in DevOps and product development
-Good technical communication skills


At Pison, we believe our employees are our greatest asset and offer all full-time employees a competitive salary and a variety of benefits including:

-Comprehensive health-care benefits
-Free lunch weekly
-Flexible paid time off policy
-Free food, drinks, and fresh organic fruit
-Education reimbursement
-And more!

Pison at a glance

Gesture-controlled ecosystem

Pison focuses on Hardware, Machine Learning, Wearables, and Bluetooth . Their company has offices in Boston. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees.

You can view their website at http://pison.com

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