Machine Learning Engineer Co-op

Vancouver, BC | Full-time

MetaOptima Technology Inc. is one of Canada’s fastest growing startups looking for a highly-driven and talented individual interested in working with our core management team. We design and build complex and cool devices and software and develop the next generation of mobile and web digital health solutions. Our goal is to facilitate faster and more accurate care for anyone, anywhere. We are focused on empowering physicians with mobile health technologies and providing tools for dermatology and the early detection of skin cancer.

Candidates must be self-starters who can take a high-level idea and conduct research to determine the best approach that obtains a robust solution.  Strong writing and presentation skills are required, you must be able to defend and explain design decisions to executives and industry experts. As well you must be able to communicate technical ideas to people from non-technical backgrounds such as doctors and business/sales people.

The position requires strong coding skills in Python as well as enthusiasm for AI.


  • Working to obtain Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or equivalent experience

  • Proficient in Python and visualization libraries (matplotlib, plotly, seaborn)

  • Experience using a deep learning framework (PyTorch, Keras, Tensorflow, Caffe) and machine learning/scientific computing libraries (scikit-learn, scipy, numpy)

  • Able to determine the correct evaluation metric for a given problem and evaluate various models against it to determine performance

  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment

  • Self-starter and self-motivated worker

  • Strong communication, documentation and presentation skills

  • Comfortable looking at medical images

  • Computer Vision experience is a strong plus

  • Enjoying reading academic papers is a plus


  • Work closely with Lead Machine Learning Engineer to determine topics to work on

  • Create, deploy, maintain and improve systems in a production environment

  • Continually improve algorithms as we collect more data

  • Document and present work to others


  • Fun, energetic, agile team environment

  • Free snacks, drinks, and coffee

  • Lots of exciting new projects

  • Competitive remuneration

Machine Learning Engineer Co-op

Vancouver, BC | Full-time