Machine Learning Intern/Co-op

Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts

Company Mission: 

The Iterative Scopes mission is to empower doctors with real-time computer-aided detection and diagnostic tools powered by state-of-the-art computer vision and machine learning technology; improving patient outcomes by helping gastroenterologists detect and classify lesions in real-time, including those that often elude the human eye; and improving care worldwide by providing doctors across the globe with access to deep neural networks trained by the world’s best

and most experienced GI specialists.

Iterative Scopes is a venture backed company established by Jonathan Ng, MD a second time founder. The company has raised over $14M and is on track to be one of the fastest growing MIT startups. The scientific advisory board includes world-class gastroenterologists primarily based in Boston and leading MIT computer vision and machine learning researchers and faculty.

Job Overview:

Iterative Scopes is seeking a Machine Learning Software Engineer intern/co-op for the summer of 2021. In this role you will help manage and develop machine learning infrastructure written in Python and C++ within our AWS infrastructure. You will work directly with all members of our engineering team in designing new system components, documenting and testing your code and acquiring intimate knowledge of how to train a machine learning model and optimize it for real time performance, all within a structured, FDA-compliant Agile environment.


The internship/co-op begins 06/01/2021 and runs for a period of 10-24 weeks with opportunities for long-term employment. The company is expected to work towards major milestones this upcoming summer which will make for an exciting, rewarding opportunity.

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Languages: Python, PyTorch, Amazon AWS (psycopg2, boto3)

  • Basic familiarity with the Unix command line

  • Strong written and verbal technical communication skills

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Cloud experience (AWS is a huge plus)

  • Familiarity with state of the art deep learning models and translating a research paper into code. 

  • Basic SQL Experience

  • Caffe2 is a huge plus

Additional Information: 

Iterative Scopes is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to creating a workplace that is free of harassment and discrimination. We base our employment decisions on business needs, job requirements, and qualifications — that's all. We do not discriminate based on race, gender, religion, health, personal beliefs, age, family or parental status, or any other status. We don't tolerate any kind of discrimination or bias, and we are looking for teammates who feel the same way.

Recruitment & Staffing Agencies:

Iterative Scopes only accepts resumes from direct candidates. The submission of unsolicited resumes by recruitment or staffing agencies to Iterative Scopes or its employees is strictly prohibited unless contacted directly by the Iterative Scopes internal operations team. Any resume submitted by an agency in the absence of a signed agreement will automatically become the property of Iterative Scopes, and Iterative Scopes will not owe any referral or other fees with respect thereto.

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