Impact Workers


AI Application Engineer

About the role

We value inclusivity and diversity at Envato. Research shows candidates from neurodiverse and underrepresented backgrounds often only apply for roles if they meet all the criteria. We like to make our hiring decisions based on experience and passion, so if you’re keen to apply and need reasonable adjustments please let us know. We also encourage you to let us know the pronouns you use at any point during the recruitment process. 


About Placeit:

As Envato continues to grow, so does our ability to find new and expanded opportunities to offer value, support, and inspiration to digital creatives worldwide. With Placeit, Envato provides the tools, tips, and tricks many creatives, marketers and small business owners need to bring their ideas to life. Placeit counts companies such as Google, Facebook, and Oracle as their paying customers, and has over 180,000 subscribers worldwide.

We are a global and rapidly scaling business.  Blending purpose and profit, we’re a passionate B Corp, committed to making a positive impact on the communities we engage in. You can read more about our purpose and values here.

We’ve embraced flexibility for a long time – where we can, let’s make work, work for you! We have an amazing office in the Colonia Americana neighborhood in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico; but our roles can be based ANYWHERE in Mexico (that has a great internet connection).



Our AI Team is focused on building features and functionality that help Placeit Do It For You – meaning help our users accomplish their design tasks faster and with higher quality. We are looking for an AI Application Engineer (L4) to join our team and help build AI, Machine Learning, Computer Vision and Data Science solutions across our product portfolio. This role will work on discovery, development, fine-tuning, optimization and deployment of both pre-trained and custom models. The successful candidate will be someone who is excited by the breakneck pace of new developments in the artificial intelligence field and who dreams about using them in real-life production use cases.


Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Implement solutions in 2D and 3D graphics and analytics problems
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate solutions into existing workflows
  • Identify and solve complex problems related to AI, machine learning, computer vision and data science
  • Maintain problem discovery and solution documentation
  • Develop, fine-tune, deploy and manage AI applications using pre-trained and custom models
  • Optimize systems for accuracy, efficiency, and scalability
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest AI/ML technologies and research to improve Placeit’s offerings
  • Team player on an Agile team, working together to deliver at pace, scale and with quality to support our products


Required Technical Skills/Experience:

  • Excellent English in both written and verbal communication
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer/Data Science or equivalent experience in related field
  • 5+ years experience with software development methodology, Agile, source control, estimation, and code review
  • Experience with PyTorch, TensorFlow, or similar tools and platforms
  • Understanding of AI/ML/computer vision fundamentals, such as neural networks, deep learning, natural language processing, transforms, generators and attention
  • Strong programming skills, Python preferred.
  • Familiarity with cloud-based AI solutions and architectures like AWS SageMaker, Google Colab, etc
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills in English, both written and verbal
  • Familiarity with other popular AI and ML platforms and tools, such as Keras, Cuda,  scikit-learn, Hugging Face, Stable Diffusion, etc. is helpful
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to work independently
  • Passion for AI and ML and desire to learn and grow in the field
  • Working knowledge of a container runtime like Docker or Podman


Required Professional Competencies/Experience:

  • Problem solving and critical thinking abilities
  • A growth mindset
  • Business Awareness
  • Organizational skills
  • A quality orientation
  • Flexibility
  • The ability to empowers others
  • A passion for learning new skills


What We Offer:

Competitive Salary based on qualifications

  • 30 days – Christmas Bonus
  • 12 vacation days (from the first year)
  • 100% holidays bonus
  • Private Health Insurance (SGMM)
  • 5% Grocery Coupons (With legal cap)
  • 5% Savings Funds (Fondo de Ahorro)
  • Internet/electricity allowance (monthly paid)
  • Profit-share, Mexican entity
  • A performance-based bonus program worth up to 10% annually
  • Round trip tickets around Mexico to a place you haven’t been twice a year.
  • Unlimited ebooks
  • Paid for educational courses that relate to your work
  • Top line equipment


What’s Next?

Submit your resume and answers to the below questions. Good luck!


About Us:

– We’re BCorp certified & believe in succeeding sustainably as one global team.
– We’re committed to ensuring all our team feel welcome, included, and respected.
– We support the flexibility to work from anywhere in Mexico, great benefits above the law, generous parental leave, wellness programs, social connection and learning opportunities to help you grow.

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Envato is an online platform that offers a marketplace for trading creative assets, such as themes, templates, graphics, and more. It also provides additional services like a studio for hiring freelancers and courses to help users learn the skills needed to create digital content.

Certified B-Corporation
Size: 501-1,000
Year Founded: 2006

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