Sr ML Engineering Manager, ML Data Platform

    • Adobe Systems
  • San Jose, CA
  • Posted 51 days ago | Updated moments ago


On Site
USD 142,500.00 - 285,500.00 per year
Full Time


IT management
Problem solving
Generative Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Computer vision
Computer science
Electrical engineering
Machine Learning (ML)
Software deployment
Artificial intelligence
Cloud computing
Analytical skill

Job Details

People Manager

The Opportunity

At Adobe Firefly we build foundation generative models for image, video, and other modalities which power the suite of products at Adobe. This work is powered by a platform comprised of data, training, and inference infrastructures.

We are looking for a world-class senior ML engineering manager to lead the data infrastructure development of this platform. You will lead the architecture, design, development, and testing of the infrastructure with the goal of bolstering the efforts on data ingestion, storage, enrichment, and availability. This is a highly cross-functional role where you will closely work with the training platform, inference platform, Adobe Research, Applied Research, and Adobe Stock teams, among others.


  • Lead projects to build scalable next-gen ML data infrastructure systems
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with Research and Applied Research teams as well as ML training and deployment teams
  • Grow, develop, and scale the team
  • Provide technical leadership to team members


  • A deep understanding of AI/ML, including ML frameworks, public cloud and commercial AI/ML solutions
  • Experience in building and scaling distributed systems, and experience with containerization and orchestration technologies (Kubernetes, EKS)
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills - building strong relationships with internal stakeholders and external partners
  • A track record of attracting talent and leading high-performance teams to deliver results in a fast-paced and dynamic environment of AI infrastructure
  • Experience managing very senior engineers and/or senior managers.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to think strategically and make data-driven decisions
  • A passion for staying up to date with the state of the art in Generative AI for Computer Vision and cutting-edge technologies in AI/ML
  • A master's or a doctorate degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or a related field, or equivalent industry experience

Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several U.S. geographic markets, and we pay differently based on those defined markets. The U.S. pay range for this positionis $142,500 -- $285,500 annually. Paywithin this range varies by work locationand may also depend on job-related knowledge, skills,and experience. Your recruiter can share more about the specific salary range for the job location during the hiring process.

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