About us

At Ether Labs, we are building the next dimension of enterprise team collaboration. We are passionate about how teams work, and how technologies such as media analytics, deep learning, reactive design, serverless computing and no-ops can come together to build a breakthrough innovation that this industry has been long waiting for.

Join us in redefining how teams work together, connecting the dots across space and time.

Team

Ether’s founding team has a strong track record of scaling startups with successful exits, as well as leading large global organizations. Our team culture is based on a high trust, high responsibility foundation. Our engineers have ample ownership and flexibility to learn and build new innovations. Our strengths are our focus, our ability to push the boundaries on technology, and our ability to go much faster than the competition. Our deep experience and network in AI & enterprise collaboration, and our track record of building successful startups makes us a winning team.

Location

Ether’s India Engineering office is located at The Hive, co-located with Bangalore’s hottest happening destination, VR Bengaluru and next to Phoenix Market City, Whitefield. Our headquarters is in Austin, Texas (hook ‘em horns!).


Open positions

To apply for these positions, please email careers@etherlabs.io.

Platform Software Engineer (Golang, Cloud Native, Scalable, High performance architectures)

As a platform engineer at Ether, you will be part of realizing the engine that realizes the disruptive innovations from Ether on a scalable, high performance architecture on a modern cloud native stack. It is not for the faint-hearted.

Basic Qualifications
  • Four Year Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering from a top Engineering School.
  • Expert in Golang, C/C++
  • At least 3-5 years of experience with a top tier platform engineering team.
You will
  • Have expertise in building platform software that are scalable, high performant and resilient.
  • Often stay up at night wondering about problems such as these: Schemaless trip datastore using MySQL, Concurrency in the 12 factor app , Event sourcing, CQRS and stream processing .
  • Be experienced in building robust, well-designed platform software for a production cloud native application.
  • Have a discipline of building/deploying containerized applications with Docker, and understand how infrastructure as code is built with Terraform or Kubernetes.
  • Have the ability to absorb an abstract idea and produce a design from concept to production fairly independently.
  • Have a keen interest in how technology is applied meaningfully to impact people’s lives and have a habit of reading and absorbing industry literature on best practices.
  • Be at ease with using SQL & NoSQL based databases and what you need to do as a service owner - provisioning, optimizing, migrating.
  • Be extremely conversant in table stakes software engineering toolchain - Linux/Shell, IDE’s, Git, Debuggers, Profilers.
  • Have a solid foundation in how computer systems work - from internet protocols, multithreading, memory management and applying the right algorithm for the problem
  • Believe that your work is your self-portrait, and so take a lot of pride in what you produce as a professional.
AI/Machine Learning Engineer (Speech Processing)

As a machine learning engineer at Ether, you will be part of realizing the intelligence engine that realizes the disruptive innovations from Ether by applying the latest techniques in NLU, Speech processing and computer vision. It is not for the faint-hearted.

Basic Qualifications
  • Graduate degree (MS or PhD) in Electrical Engineering, Computer Sciences, or Mathematics with specialization in ml/speech recognition, and 2-3 years of relevant industry experience.
  • Familiar with programming languages such as C/C++, Python or Go.
  • Expertise in Deep Learning Frameworks such as Tensor Flow.
  • At least 3-5 years of experience with a top tier platform engineering team.
You will
  • Be experienced in building speech recognition and natural language processing systems (e.g. commercial speech products or government speech projects).
  • Think that the following taste like chocolate sundae: Deep Speech: Scaling up end to end speech recognition, Kaldi,
  • Have a solid Machine Learning background and familiar with standard speech and machine learning techniques, and experience with machine learning pipelines in production.
  • Have a solid experience with Kaldi and or Deep Speech.
  • Curiosity to seek and understand causes of error in AI models and proven ability to propose novel and creative solutions.
  • Comfort in being part of a highly collaborative start up environment with a tight team where you will be involved in all aspects of the development: building infrastructure, data capture, and model training.
  • Have scientific thinking and the ability to invent, a track record of thought leadership and contributions that have advanced the field.
  • Have a solid software development experience.
  • Have good written and spoken communication skills.
AI/Machine Learning Engineer (NLU)

As a machine learning engineer at Ether, you will be part of realizing the intelligence engine that realizes the disruptive innovations from Ether by applying the latest techniques in NLU, Speech processing and computer vision. It is not for the faint-hearted.

Basic Qualifications
  • Graduate degree (MS or PhD) in Electrical Engineering, Computer Sciences, or Mathematics with specialization in ml/natural language understanding and processing, and 2-3 years of relevant industry experience.
  • Familiar with programming languages such as C/C++, Python or Go.
  • Expertise in Deep Learning Frameworks such as Tensor Flow.
  • At least 3-5 years of experience with a top tier platform engineering team.
You will
  • Be experienced in building Deep Learning based Natural Language Processing & Understanding systems (e.g. commercial speech products or government speech projects).
  • Think that the following taste like chocolate sundae: Distributed representations of sentences and documents, Very Deep Convolutional Networks for Text Classification,
  • That the following are cool names for your children: doc2vec & word2vec
  • Have a solid Machine Learning background and familiar with standard speech and machine learning techniques, and experience with machine learning pipelines in production.
  • Curiosity to seek and understand causes of error in AI models and proven ability to propose novel and creative solutions.
  • Comfort in being part of a highly collaborative start up environment with a tight team where you will be involved in all aspects of the development: building infrastructure, data capture, and model training.
  • Have scientific thinking and the ability to invent, a track record of thought leadership and contributions that have advanced the field.
  • Have a solid software development experience.
  • Have good written and spoken communication skills.
AI/Machine Learning Engineer (Computer Vision)

As a machine learning engineer at Ether, you will be part of realizing the intelligence engine that realizes the disruptive innovations from Ether by applying the latest techniques in NLU, Speech processing and computer vision. It is not for the faint-hearted.

Basic Qualifications
  • Graduate degree (MS or PhD) in Electrical Engineering, Computer Sciences, or Mathematics with specialization in ml/computer vision, and 2-3 years of relevant industry experience.
  • Familiar with programming languages such as C/C++, Python or Go.
  • Expertise in Deep Learning Frameworks such as Tensor Flow.
  • At least 3-5 years of experience with a top tier platform engineering team.
You will
  • Be experienced in building Deep Learning based Natural Language Processing & Understanding systems (e.g. commercial speech products or government speech projects).
  • Think that the following taste like chocolate sundae: Hierarchical Transfer Convolutional Neural Networks for Image Classification, Structure Extraction from Presentation Slide Information,
  • Are convinced that Convolutional Neural Networks (CNN) should be the most popular network on TV.
  • Have a solid Machine Learning background and familiar with standard speech and machine learning techniques, and experience with machine learning pipelines in production.
  • Curiosity to seek and understand causes of error in AI models and proven ability to propose novel and creative solutions.
  • Comfort in being part of a highly collaborative start up environment with a tight team where you will be involved in all aspects of the development: building infrastructure, data capture, and model training.
  • Have scientific thinking and the ability to invent, a track record of thought leadership and contributions that have advanced the field.
  • Have a solid software development experience.
  • Have good written and spoken communication skills.
Software Development Engineer (Front End)

As a front end engineer at Ether, you will be building delightful, transformative experiences that bring disruptive persistent conversations experiences to the enterprise, and build SDK’s that unlock these experiences for our partners.

Basic Qualifications
  • Four Year Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering from a top Engineering School.
  • 3 years experience building fast, delightful front end experiences in a production application.
  • Expert level skills in ReactJS, ES6/7, Typescript, HTML, CSS, responsive design.
You will
  • Have a keen interest in how technology is applied meaningfully to impact people’s lives and have a habit of reading and absorbing industry literature on best practices.
  • Often stay up at night wondering about problems such as these: Thinking in React, Faster, cleaner Javascript , Multi armed bandits .
  • Be extremely conversant in table stakes software engineering toolchain - Linux/Shell, IDE’s, Git, Debuggers, Profilers.
  • Have a solid foundation in how computer systems work - from internet protocols, multithreading, memory management and applying the right algorithm for the problem
  • Believe that your work is your self-portrait, and so take a lot of pride in what you produce as a professional.
Software Development Engineer (Mobile/Android)

As a mobile applications engineer at Ether, you will be building delightful, transformative experiences that bring disruptive persistent conversations experiences to the enterprise

Basic Qualifications
  • Four Year Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering from a top Engineering School.
  • 3 years experience building fast, delightful Android applications.
  • Expert level skills in Android development (Native & React Native).
You will
  • Have a keen interest in how technology is applied meaningfully to impact people’s lives and have a habit of reading and absorbing industry literature on best practices.
  • Often stay up at night wondering about problems such as these: Sharing code in React Native, Powering UberEats with ReactNative , Android Speech Recognition .
  • Be extremely conversant in table stakes software engineering toolchain - Linux/Shell, IDE’s, Git, Debuggers, Profilers.
  • Have a solid foundation in how computer systems work - from internet protocols, multithreading, memory management and applying the right algorithm for the problem
  • Believe that your work is your self-portrait, and so take a lot of pride in what you produce as a professional.
QA & Automation Lead Engineer

As a QA & automations engineer at Ether, you will be responsible for the complete QA lifecycle of Ether’s applications.

Basic Qualifications
  • Four Year Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering from a top Engineering School.
  • 3-5 years experience with the complete QA lifecycle of web & mobile applications.
  • Expert level skills in API, web & mobile automation. Typical breakdown (10% test case planning and reporting, 30% manual testing, 60% automation).
  • Expert level skills in developing automation scripts for API testing, for example with python.
  • Experience in QA of video conferencing products on desktop or mobile
  • Well-versed in QA & automation tools (Jira, Selenium, Appium, AWS mobile hub, AWS device farm).
You will
  • Have a good understanding of the technologies involved in video conferencing (WebRTC in particular).
  • Constantly learning the best practices and improving skill sets with respect to software quality engineering and automation.
  • Have experience with CI/CD in Cloud Native environments (with Docker and Kubernetes)
  • Have a keen interest in how technology is applied meaningfully to impact people’s lives and have a habit of reading and absorbing industry literature on best practices.
  • Have a solid foundation in how computer systems work - from internet protocols, multithreading, memory management and applying the right algorithm for the problem
  • Believe that your work is your self-portrait, and so take a lot of pride in what you produce as a professional.