SambaNova Systems

“SambaNova Systems is a rapidly growing startup that is powering the next generation of Machine Learning and AI. Using technology born at Stanford, we are building a software stack and specialized processor that allows deep learning applications to run orders of magnitudes faster than on traditional hardware. We are re-imagining what these applications are capable of by re-inventing the platforms they run on. Our team has a wealth of hardware experience and a track record of building and shipping chips. We’re funded for the long-term by some of the best known investors in the valley, including GV (formerly Google Ventures).”

What are the skills and qualities of a successful candidate in your organization?
“team player, adaptable/flexible, excellent communication skills, naturally curious and proactive, excellent problem solving skills, strong understanding of CS fundamentals (for software engineering roles) and of EE fundamentals (for hardware engineering roles)”

In your opinion, what is the best way for UBC students to prepare for their interactions with you at the TCF?
Have their resume ready and be honest/sincere - only then can we have a genuine conversation and see if there is mutual interest!