Member of Technical Staff, Device Platform

Member of Technical Staff, Device Platform

Los Angeles, CA / Remote



about cyber manufacture co.

Cyber Manufacture Co. is an AI company developing a personalized operating system that feels more intuitive, friendly, and powerful. Our key technologies, kernel™ and rabbit™, speed up multimedia language model applications by an order of magnitude and enable real-time, application-programming-interface-free agency on any platform.

We are a small, fast-moving team based in Los Angeles. We are well-funded and backed by Khosla Ventures, led by Vinod Khosla, co-founder of Sun Microsystems.

At Cyber Manufacture Co, we believe that the best way to realize the value of cutting-edge research is by creating delightful, end-user-oriented experiences with taste. We pride ourselves on being uniquely positioned to capture the opportunities during this technology renaissance with our product focus. Our team has created mature software, hardware, and designs that have impacted millions of people, making us one of the few capable of all components of the vertically integrated chain.

Our Core Values

We value individuals with:

  • a deep curiosity about technology
  • out-of-the-box problem-solving skills
  • an understanding of building and operating complex systems in production
  • an obsession with customers and crafting experiences
  • a sense of responsibility and teamwork
about the role

The device platform team at Cyber Manufacture Co. builds low-level software running on our hardware prototypes. You will be working closely with our design, cloud, and hardware teams to bring our magical experiences to our devices.

Your day-to-day responsibilities will look like:
  • Customize our on-device operating system to meet our usage requirements, and perform various performance benchmarks and optimizations.
  • Implement UI and UX features for our hardware experience, including animations, text display, and interaction patterns, with guidance from our design team.
  • Integrate machine learning features such as speech recognition, speech synthesis, natural language processing, and computer vision into our operating system, either on-device or over-cloud.
  • Collaborate with our cloud team to co-implement and optimize communication protocols between our device and our cloud.
  • Independently execute tasks, solve problems, and report to technical leadership, with the goal of leading a broader team of full-time employees and interns in the future.
We’d love to see you comfortable with:
  • Working with either the AOSP stack or the RTOS stack.
  • Shipping consumer software at scale.
  • Working with mobile devices.
  • Integrating with cutting-edge, AI-native services on-device or over-cloud.
  • Implementing new interaction paradigms, combined with great skills in designing application architecture.
  • Implementing new interaction paradigms, combined with great skills in designing application architecture.

This role is ideal for candidates who have four or more years of industry experience.

Nice to haves:
  • Experience working with a tablet form factor.
  • Experience with on-device audio processing (playback, capture, noise cancellation, echo cancellation).
  • Experience with WebRTC.

This role is based in our Los Angeles headquarters. However, we may consider remote candidates in exceptional circumstances.

Compensation and Benefits

We want you to be an owner in our company and share in executing our vision, so all full-time employees receive equity. In addition, we offer competitive market compensation, medical and dental/vision benefits, flexible vacation, and an opportunity to work for a uniquely positioned, VC-backed company with significant upside potential. Cyber Manufacture is committed to fair and equitable compensation practices. The annual salary range for this role is 130,000 to 180,000. The final package may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, candidate location, and prior work experience; the total compensation package for this role also includes stock options.

Equal Opportunity Employer

At Cyber Manufacture, we are committed to creating an inclusive and diverse workplace. We welcome and encourage applicants from all backgrounds, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other protected class.

Create the future with us.