Junior Project Manager, Image Recognition

YOOBIC is hiring!

About

YOOBIC is an In-Store Conversion Optimization platform that helps retailers and brands optimize their stores, operations, and teams to deliver an irresistible shopping experience that ultimately drives conversion up.
   
Based in New York, London, Paris, Tel Aviv and Sao Paulo with more than 150 employees, YOOBIC is used by 120+ brands & retailers across the world including Halfords, Lacoste, Kate Spade, Yankee Candle, Kiko Milano, Pixi Beauty, Logitech and Peugeot.

We have 17 different nationalities and more than 10 languages are spoken in our offices. We offer an inclusive, multi-cultural environment, where everyone is encouraged and empowered to make their impact as our company continues to expand its global footprint. We produce excellence, we take pride in the work we do, we are committed to make our team and our clients as successful as possible.

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Job Description

The Role
The main purpose of this role is to be in charge of all client requests regarding Image Recognition. YOOBIC has indeed developed its own in-house IR technology to help field users of our YOOBIC Operations application tracking presence of products in-store.

You'll be required to take responsibility in the implementation/creation of IR algorithms and various testing activities, as detailed in the key accountabilities, with a primary objective to guarantee an excellent quality of the IR algorithms we are delivering to clients.

What you'll do
You'll intervene at each major step of the training of the algorithm being the key contact of all the stakeholders:

  • You'll work closely with the Customer Success team and the Back-end team converting the client IR requests forwarded by the CS team into technical specifications for the Back-end team
    • Check the quality of all the deliverables sent by clients that will serve as input for the algorithm training. For each training the deliverables are :
      • Pictures of shelves (around 300): verify for each picture the quality (size) and if it respects the guidelines on how to take good pictures
      • List of Skus to track: verify the consistency of data
      • List of KPIs to create: verify the consistency of data
      • Packshots of the Skus we need to track: verify the quality of the packshots
    • Prepare standardized briefs based on the client deliverables for the Back-end team
    • Supervise the manual annotation phase which is a major step in the algorithm training process: for each picture of shelves, verify if the manual annotation is right
    • Set the algorithms in production for clients to use them
  • You'll be responsible for all the quality checks regarding new and existing algorithms
  • As the only Image Recognition project manager, you will work on the optimisation of internal processes to accelerate the algorithm creation timeline*

Why YOOBIC?

  • 99% approval rating of our CEO Fabrice Haiat and 4.7/5 culture rating (via Glassdoor)
  • Dynamic and exciting scale-up environment - you won’t be a small cog in a big machine. You own a key aspect of our business and will be making real impacts at YOOBIC
  • Strong company culture and strive to act out on our company values wherever we can
  • We’re building an amazing product that is revolutionizing in-store consumer experiences
  • We love working with state-of-the-art technologies and learning cool stuff
  • Continuous professional growth via various training programmes, LinkedIn Learning, our experienced Founders and your peers
  • Dog-friendly office with lots of social activities throughout the year
  • Competitive salary and benefits package

Development value
We’re committed to providing individuals with personal and professional growth. Career opportunities notably include fast-track to managerial positions due to our fast growth trajectory. As well as learning in an agile environment, sales strategy and product management, skill improvement in client and account management, and exposure to strategic clients and senior-stakeholders.

Preferred Experience

What you'll bring to the team

  • Ability to think logically
  • Ability to analyse written requirements
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to follow and adhere to defined processes
  • Degree educated
  • ISEB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing
  • Any previous experience with the following is advantageous (but not essential): Mac OS, VS Code, Monday (Team Management Software), Robot3T, Typescript, BDD, WebdriverIO, Selenium Webdriver, Gherkin, Cucumber
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Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: London, United Kingdom (W6 8JA)
  • Education Level: Bachelor's Degree