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AVA. Deep data for a safe world. Located in Berlin, Novi Sad and London, AVA combines big data, distributed computing, ML pattern recognition and artificial intelligence to provide time critical information to its clients and partners. Our aim is to help everyone, from individuals to entire societies, make better informed security decisions.

 

At AVA, we create systems that help human intelligence harness artificial intelligence in changing the world for the better

 

AVA is the global digital nervous system for safety and security. All over the world, companies involved in logistics, transport and tourism (to name just a few) rely on the AVA ecosystem to enhance their business offering and protect what matters most to them.

Using cutting-edge AI and high end ML technology, we strive to invent and create the world’s best system for monitoring security information and providing predictive analytics. Our services support security analysts and control centres worldwide with time sensitive insights – a critical task, as our client’s decisions affecting life and property depend on us. 

Quality, Reliability, Scalability, Effectiveness, Efficiency and Usability – these are the standards that are key for our clients and form the foundation of our own ambitions.

 

We believe that people are only limited by their imagination. At AVA, we imagine big and “impossible” is only a sign that a task needs a bit more attention

 

What makes AVA people different? An AVA person does not spend years waiting for someone to believe in them or to offer them an opportunity to shine. Instead, they search for challenges just outside their comfort zone. By conquering those challenges, they make a difference, a little personal twist in the fabric of the universe.

 

We built AVA as a force for good

 

We have chosen to crack one of the hardest challenges since the beginning of mankind – a safe world – by using data and technology for a purely good purpose. 

With its operation, AVA unapologetically aims to create a technological and ethical benchmark – a force for good; With breathtaking side effects for societies and all citizen’s daily lives: Peace of mind. 

Learn about our values.

 

Now it is about you. 

We have an array of exciting job opportunities for dynamic, agile and intelligent professionals who share our mission and would be proud to join the AVA team – careers in administration, marketing, business development, strategy, finance, and all the exciting areas of technology. A positive and collaborative environment with the freedom to innovate alongside pioneers in statistics, distributed computing, machine learning, public safety, smart cities, and many other disciplines.

 

We look for people that are not afraid to take responsibility – people who treat extraordinary challenges with respect, but also with the relentless determination to tackle them

 

As every journey starts with its first step, this is now your opportunity to reach for more, to grow and become part of this global vision within AVA’s harmonious, encouraging and ambitious interdisciplinary team. Within it, you will instinctively collaborate, learn and grow; and reach more impact than you ever thought possible. 

Are you ready for your career at AVA?

Data Science

Data Scientist (Novi Sad, Serbia)
Overview

 

We are looking for a Data Scientist who will support development and maintenance of various components of AVA. Focus is on applied research, exploratory analysis and development of innovative components to grow engagement of users, specifically in the area of public safety. The ideal candidate must be comfortable working with a wide range of problems from AI domain and collaborate with other functional teams inside the organization. 

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Identify, ingest and enrich a wide range of structured and unstructured data into datasets for analytics. 
  • Develop both prototypes and scalable (automated) solutions.
  • Extensive code development, debugging, optimization and productionizing.
  • Support the development of machine learning pipeline architecture. 
  • Be able to work in teams and collaborate with stakeholders to define requirements and communicate ideas effectively. 

 

Mandatory qualifications

 

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related discipline. 
  • Strong problem solving skills with emphasis on math and statistics. 
  • Knowledge of Machine Learning and Data Mining algorithms and techniques.
  • Experience with Python programming language.
  • Experience with common Python data science libraries and toolkits, such as NumPy, Pandas, Scikit-Learn, Keras, Tensorflow, etc. 
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills for communication across teams.
  • A drive to learn and master new technologies and techniques.  

 

Beneficial qualifications

 

  • Advanced knowledge in Natural Language Processing and Predictive Analytics.
  • Experience processing large amounts of structured and unstructured data.
  • Experience with data visualisation.
  • Experience with NoSQL databases.
  • Experience with data scraping.  
  • Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to detect and resolve data/analytics quality issues.

Sounds interesting? Please send your cover letter and CV to careers@ava.info

Engineers / Developers

DevOps (Novi Sad, Serbia)
Overview

 

We are looking for a devops engineer primarily responsible for automating and maintaining operations within AVA Information Systems. The position will be responsible for implementing and maintaining CI/CD cycle and building a solid foundation for scalable cloud-based architectures.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Be part of a fun, energetic, fast paced team that is transforming the concept of safety in the world
  • Research and apply the best tools for the job
  • Be self-driven with strong motivation and enthusiasm
  • Not afraid to experiment and work with cutting edge technologies
  • Help build a self-sustaining system that can run 24/7 with no downtime

 

Qualifications

 

  • Genuine love for devops
  • Love for automation
  • Knowledge of internet networks and protocols
  • Experience with Unix (Linux / FreeBSD / *nix)
  • Experience in scripting (Bash / Python / Ruby)
  • Experience with popular cloud providers (AWS / Azure)
  • Experience with automation tools (Jenkins)
  • Experience with container technologies (Docker / LXD)
  • Experience with team development using Git and GitHub
  • Ability to organize and multi-task and communicate ideas effectively
  • Willingness and ability to relocate to Novi Sad is required

Sounds interesting? Please send your cover letter and CV to careers@ava.info

Front End Developer (Novi Sad, Serbia)
Overview

 

We are looking for an experienced front-end developer and software engineer primarily responsible for the development of systems to be used by AVA Information Systems. The position will be responsible for developing web and app-based front-end tools, cutting edge user interfaces, and unique data visualisation techniques  compatible across multiple devices and browsers. Must be familiar with the entire software development life cycle, including design, implementation, maintenance, and support.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Be part of a fun, energetic, fast paced team that is transforming the concept of safety in the world.
  • Build user-friendly tools for use by the AVA Information systems web interfaces.
  • Help develop web based systems and applications to communicate and retrieve the data relevant to our clients.
  • Ensure compatibility across various desktop systems, tablets, and mobile devices.
  • Design and develop data visualisations.


 

Qualifications

 

  • Strong JavaScript development skills.
  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks such as React/Angular/Vue (We mostly work with Angular).
  • Knowledge of HTML, and CSS (SCSS or LESS).
  • Knowledge of UI/UX best practices.
  • Experience with Unit and E2E testing tools.
  • Strong background in data visualisation is preferred.
  • Experience building data-driven dashboards.
  • Experience with team development using Git and GitHub.
  • Knowledge of data structures, algorithms and object-oriented design best practices.
  • Strong project management skills and the ability to work well with others.
  • Ability to organise and multi-task and communicate ideas effectively.
  • Willingness and ability to relocate to Novi Sad is required.

Sounds interesting? Please send your cover letter and CV to careers@ava.info

UX Designer Web / Mobile (3+ years of experience) (Novi Sad, Serbia)
Overview

 

 We are looking for a UX designer for web and mobile applications

 

Qualities

 

  • Impressive portfolio with a proven track record in designing for the web and ideally mobile
  • Takes direction well, but also able to make decisions and take initiative
  • Enjoys typography and colour theory
  • Energised about web information architecture and user experience design
  • Customer service focused
  • Strong communication skills
  • Up-to-date on the latest web technologies
  • Professional, dependable, solid work ethic, detail-oriented, self-motivated
  • An eye for detail and a dedication to quality
  • Passion for internet design, functionality and user experience
  • Problem solver

 

Qualifications

 

  • Minimum 3 years experience as a web designer
  • Operational knowledge of web design conventions
  • Familiar with user experience, web standards, optimisation, and best practices
  • Proficient in HTML5 and CSS3
  • Basic JavaScript knowledge
  • Ability to quickly build modern CSS layouts
  • HTML and CSS (LESS, SCSS, BEM) skills are essential
  • High level of design skill and technical proficiency
  • Experience using JavaScript is nice to have
  • Responsive design
  • Customer service experience
  • Proficiency in tools like: Illustrator, InDesign, Adobe XD, Sketch, Figma etc. is nice to have

Sounds interesting? Please send your cover letter and CV to careers@ava.info 

Back End Developer (Novi Sad, Serbia)
Overview

 

We are looking for an experienced backend-end developer and software engineer primarily responsible for the development of systems to be used by AVA Information Systems. The position will be responsible for developing scaleable services, real time streaming systems and analytics systems. Must be familiar with the entire software development life cycle, including software design, implementation, maintenance, and support.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Be part of a fun, energetic, fast paced team that is transforming the concept of safety in the world.
  • Build user-friendly tools for use by the AVA Information systems web interfaces.
  • Help develop web based systems and applications to communicate and retrieve the data relevant to our clients.
  • Ensure compatibility across various desktop systems, tablets, and mobile devices.
  • Design and develop data visualisations.

  • Be part of a fun, energetic, fast paced team that is transforming the concept of safety in the world.
  • Research and apply the best tools for the job.
  • Develop an API that will be used by many different frontends
  • Ensure that services can handle large amounts of data while maintaining low response times.
  • Help develop highly available cloud services that work 24/7 to provide critical information to clients in a timely manner.

 

Qualifications

 

  • Strong experience with object oriented languages, such as Java and C++
  • Experience with relational databases and an understanding of how they work
  • Experience with service oriented architectures (microservices, service mesh)
  • Knowledge of REST and experience with designing Restful APIs
  • Experience with developing cloud based applications
  • Experience with team development using Git and GitHub
  • Knowledge of data structures, algorithms and object-oriented design best practices.
  • Strong problem solving abilities and love for tackling hard and unique problems.
  • Strong project management skills and the ability to work well with others
  • Ability to organise and multi-task and communicate ideas effectively
  • Willingness and ability to relocate to Novi Sad is required

Bonus

  • Experience with Golang
  • Experience with nontraditional databases (document stores, text search engines, key value stores, in-memory databases etc)
  • Experience with gRPC and Protobuf (or some other RPC and binary protocol)

Sounds interesting? Please send your cover letter and CV to careers@ava.info

Finance

Finance career (Novi Sad, Serbia)
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HR

HR career (Novi Sad, Serbia)
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Marketing

Marketing career (Novi Sad, Serbia)
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Operators / Analysts

Data Capture Analysts (Novi Sad, Serbia)
Overview

 

The Data Capture Analyst provides an ongoing, semi-automated monitoring of various public digital information sources globally (sites like information portals, social media, news channels, public announcement sites, etc.), helps capture events of interest and reports them (through the use of the AVA system) to AVA clients.

As a successful company which is continually growing, AVA Data Capture Analysts, in addition to being an important element of AVA’s success, are also a great entry point into the company from which further development will be actively fostered.

The role does not require IT background, as all necessary training will be provided upon joining. An experience of working in a high performing IT team, however, would be advantageous.

 

Your contribution:

 

  • Monitoring sources of information (including news agencies, public websites and social media networks) in English (and/or several other languages), identification and recording of incidents that are a potential security risk based on our client’s interests.
  • Data capturing for AVA clients.
  • Contribute to system and process optimisation – as a regular user of the AVA system, you are permanently contributing to the optimization of the filters and relevance systems for detecting events of interest and you are likely to be involved in periodic reviews of the system and be invited to contribute to ideas for its further development.
  • PC based work – an aptitude, ability and capacity to spend extensive time in front of a screen is a must. If you are interested in world news, enjoy and actively use social media in your spare time, this role may be a great fit for you!

 

You are:

 

Someone who wants to be part of meaningful mission and contribute to a good cause. You are looking for a company where you have the opportunity to follow your interests, to learn and grow and where your starting position is just the first step of your new career. To join us, you bring the following competencies:

  • High school or Faculty education in foreign languages, geography, ecology, history, politics, security, psychology or technical background are desired for this role. Full University degree qualification is not compulsory, so these positions are also suitable for students who are open to dedicating a significant proportion of their time to employment and are interested in broadening their employment experience and practice.
  • English is the formal language of AVA. The candidates are expected to perform their duties reading and writing in English and this includes the working environment within the team. Minimum English qualification suitable for this role is the equivalent of B2.
  • In addition to the use of English at a required level (which is compulsory), proficient working knowledge of written and verbal German, Spanish, French or Italian language is an advantage for the role, as it allows candidate to be a part of the team handling data sources in those languages as well.
  • AVA provides information and services to clients globally, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The Data Capture and Analysts team is always “on call”, which means the work is spread over 3 shifts. We organize the shift plan internally and offer freedom for flexibility and know from experience, that each shift on this job, whether morning, afternoon or night shift has its advantages.
  • In our line of work, the world of safety and security, paying high attention to and delivering correct information details is essential to our clients. Therefore, it is necessary for the candidates to be of a responsible and dependable character.

Sounds interesting? Please send your cover letter and CV to careers@ava.info 

Students

Student role (Novi Sad, Serbia)
Please contact us via careers@ava.info for more details.