We are looking for a Head of Data Annotation, a person who would help us scale up our Data Annotation team, that plays a crucial role in AI development by providing high quality data.

What will you do at Microblink? You will:

  • Lead our Data Annotation team
    • Lead professional development of all team members
    • Plan resources and tasks related to Data Annotation
    • Onboard/offboard team members
  • Help us scale our team even further
    • Actively participate in creating the right recruitment&selection process
    • Initiate team scaling, in accordance with Microblink strategy
  • Assure the level of quality of annotated Data
  • Assure efficiency when it comes to the speed of annotation
  • Continuously work on improving the annotation process
  • Provide feedback on our Machine Learning Platform functionalities
  • Suggest improvements when it comes to scaling and sustainability of the annotation process
  • Interact with the research engineers, as well as other R&D teams, to understand expectations and define processes in the Data Annotation team

You are the right person for us if you:

  • Have at least 5 years of experience leading a team
  • Have experience with scaling and organising teams
  • Worked on setting up a process that included quality assurance
  • Have basic MS Office skills
  • Enjoy optimising processes and always strive for improvement
  • Are reliable and meticulous when it comes to work, while nurturing a systematic approach and attention to details

An additional plus is if you:

  • Are passionate and curious about technology
  • Have a technical background

What can you expect in Microblink?

  • Direct mentorship
    • We make sure everyone constantly grows, with guidance from more experienced team members
  • Knowledge sharing
    • We make time for internal workshops and lectures
  • Educations and conferences
  • Dedicated budget for professional development and education
    • Internal library that keeps growing, based on our needs and interests
    • Online courses
  • Team leads and managers with technical backgrounds, dedicated to improving the development process
  • Working in a casual, and yet professional working environment with motivating working conditions
  • A culture that recognizes and rewards success, and is not afraid to try, fail and learn from the mistakes

About Microblink:

Microblink builds world-leading text recognition technology for mobile and web which is used by more than 100 million end users. We’re proud to power apps like Photomath, Virgin Mobile, FlyDubai, and Jaguar. Microblink is an engineering organization - the quality of our products is our biggest focus. We extensively use machine learning to solve computer vision problems, we use a data-driven development process, and strive for engineering excellence in all our development teams.

Microblink’s solution for scanning identity documents - BlinkID - is becoming an industry standard for customer registration and onboarding. In the USA, among other use cases, it’s used to register voters in elections, register hosts on accommodation-sharing sites and to register investors on blockchain platforms. Currently, we support over 150 different personal documents, and our goal for BlinkID is to support all ID documents in the world.