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AI Data Operator

  • Remote
  • 11/04/2024

Job Description

About Metaphysic

Metaphysic is the industry leader in developing AI technologies and machine learning research to create photorealistic content at scale. We were recently named TIME100 Most Influential Companies for 2023 and are focused on the ethical development of AI to support the genius of human performance. We're run by experienced founders and backed by some of the top investors in the world. We’re only just getting started in defining the next generation of content creation. Join our fast growing team and help bring our groundbreaking vision to life.

Job Description:

We are seeking a highly motivated and talented individual to fill the role of AI Data Operator. This position plays a crucial role in our organisation; responsible for the efficient management, analysis, and optimization of substantial image datasets which acts as the foundation of what we do at Metaphysic. The successful candidate should possess a rich background in data operations, particularly in VFX or similar domains, and exhibit technical proficiency, problem-solving acumen, have common-sense, and a strong visual interpretation ability.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Data Handling: Manage, process, and analyse extensive image datasets with a focus on DataOps, drawing from relevant experience in VFX or related industries.
  • Technical Proficiency: Demonstrate a deep understanding of data-related technologies and the capacity to rapidly acquire new knowledge. Troubleshoot and resolve technical issues yourself effectively.
  • Problem-Solving Skills: Exhibit a high level of competence in addressing complex data challenges and making informed, common-sense decisions. 
  • Visual Understanding: While not an artistic role, you are expected to possess a foundational understanding of visual interpretation to evaluate data outputs effectively, leveraging common-sense visual analysis.
  • Coding Skills: Proficiency in a coding and/or scripting language (e.g. Python), enabling the automation of data workflows to enhance team efficiency and productivity.
  • Bonus: Machine Learning (ML): Offer substantial experience and insights into the field of machine learning; technical and/or theoretical. 


  • Bachelor's degree in a related field (e.g., Computer Science, Data Science, Engineering).
  • Proven experience in data handling, ideally in a DataOps role in VFX or a related industry.
  • Exceptional technical aptitude with a rapid learning curve.
  • Outstanding problem-solving skills with an emphasis on common-sense decision-making.
  • Basic visual interpretation skills for data output assessment.
  • Familiarity with machine learning concepts and tools.
  • Competence in coding languages such as Python or equivalent.

As part of our team, you’ll enjoy:

  • The hustle of a startup with the impact of a global business.
  • Tremendous opportunity to join one of the best and fastest growing AI companies in the world.
  • Working with an extraordinary team of smart, creative, fun and highly motivated people.
  • You will be joining a fantastic culture & a team, all highly supportive, collaborative, transparent and are all very passionate about our tech and mission.
  • Flexible working hours, including remote working - this role is solely remote :)

Metaphysic is an equal-opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.