Associate Manager, Data Annotation

Tesla

  • Full Time

Data Annotation Associate Manager

The Autopilot Data Annotation team is
responsible for annotating images, videos, and other camera data. 
Accurate data is the foundation for training our neural networks and serves as
the ground truth for Autopilot’s artificial intelligence. The team works
cohesively with engineering teams to launch customer-facing releases: Navigate
on Autopilot; Smart Summon; Traffic Light and Stop Sign Control. Accurate data
annotation is critical to Tesla achieving full self-driving. 

The
Data Annotation Associate Manager will lead a team of Supervisors and is responsible
for the success and execution of complex projects that include 3D labels, image
data and videos for neural network training. A successful candidate will have
high attention to detail, an appreciation for data integrity, and leadership
skills to drive efficiency and core metrics for large teams.

Responsibilities

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Reporting accurate daily
project results and overall consolidation and project analysis

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Guide large teams to achieve
deliverables and meet Vision Engineering deadlines

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Building projections and project
timelines

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Identifying and treating
blockers, which includes tasks prioritization by adjusting project resources.

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Maintaining a healthy project
pipeline to prevent bottlenecks

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Resolving overall project
blockers in a timely manner with the partnership of peers and cross-functional
teams.

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Support project(s) from inception,
which can include helping with the design of project certifications, labeling guidelines,
and Quality Control guidelines.

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Other supervisory duties such
as employee development, conducting bi-yearly performance reviews and monthly
performance check-ins

Requirements

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Manage and motivate a large
team performing manual operations

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High commitment to data
accuracy and output with the ability to create precise reports

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Strong problem-solving skills with
an aptitude to quickly learn new systems

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Proven track record for executing
and competing projects with limited resources

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A self-starter with the
ability to identify inefficiencies in projects and propose solutions

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Stellar communication and
presentation skills – can explain complex topics and ideas in a clear and
concise manner

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Proficiency in the following
systems (JIRA, MS  Excel)

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Work from Office