AI Intern (Knowledge Distillation)

Intern / Student, Part-time · Barcelona

Your mission
Midokura is a Sony Group Company, with an ambitious goal which is to make it very easy to operationalize IoT and Edge AI, and to make AI engineers extremely productive. We have access to world class sensors and hardware engineering. We are building out the software infrastructure to support an ambitious new business.

We are now offering an internship program for qualified students, so this is a great opportunity to work and learn within an international team of professionals and contribute to the project success.

Your work life opportunities:

- Get a chance to apply your skills and knowledge to solve complex problems
- Contribute to various open-source projects
- Work in a distributed self-driven global team of experts
- Work in our research center in Barcelona
- Gain valuable experience in one of the hottest fields in a great company
- Learn from the colleagues who are industry experts and scientists

What do we offer?

- International environment 
- 20/30 hours per week
- Paid internship 11 euros / hour  (gross salary) 
- 6 months internship
- Hybrid model (remote friendly)
- Very good environment and a nice office located in the @22 District (the Barcelona’s tech hub)
- Flexible working hours
- Team building activities
- Unlimited courses at Coursera
- Starting date: April 3rd
We’re looking for someone to join our AI team, the responsabilities will be:

This internship focuses on developing new techniques for Knowledge Distillation and evaluating their effectiveness. The intern will work on a proprietary library being developed in Midokura, both on improving existing methods and researching new approaches. The goal is to demonstrate the benefits of these techniques through concrete examples and experiments for industry use. This internship offers a chance for students to gain valuable experience in the latest research and make meaningful contributions to the company products.
Your profile
Required skills:
- Knowledge of some AI framework (Tensorflow, Pytorch, ...) and some experience in network training.
- Python - Experience reading and understanding AI/maths papers.
- Also valuable: experience in Knowledge Distillation, clean coding practices, Github Docker, statistics knowledge.
Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or similar topics
Can be used as a Thesis project
About us

MIDOKURA is a Sony Group company that delivers innovative solutions to power the Edge AI revolution in IoT.

Find more about us here.

We are looking forward to hearing from you!
Thank you for your interest in Midokura.
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