Deep Render is a venture-backed AI startup based in London, developing the next generation of learning-based image and video compression technology. We have 50+ years of combined research experience in AI-based compression, with our technology being at the forefront of machine learning research. Our team stems from world-leading research institutions such as Imperial, Oxford, Cambridge, UC Berkeley and McGill University with publications in top-tier journals such as CVPR, ICCV, EEC, and NeurIPS. We’re looking for our first Data Centre Technician to join us to be part of a highly talented team bringing the next step-change in compression technology to billions of users, creating enormous global impact and value.

We're looking for an IT specialist who will be responsible for building and maintaining the compute infrastructure behind our compression technology, currently housed in an external Data Centre in Maidstone, Kent. You’ll be responsible for taking the lead on designing, sourcing, and building hardware in order to scale the infrastructure to support a growing research team. Alongside this, there is plenty of room to make improvements to the current 100+ GPU infrastructure. You will also be installing all server software, and work alongside the MLOPs team to seamlessly integrate the software with the hardware. You will work with the latest GPU hardware and software stacks.



  • Design, source and build Deep Learning rack-mounted servers
  • Maintain a Data Centre with over 100 GPUs
  • Set up supply chains for sourcing high quality components at scale
  • Maintain and build server software, and cloud virtualisation tools
  • Configuration components such as networks, routers, switches and networking protocols
  • Space, power and cooling optimisations of racks
  • Full responsibility over all datacenter hardware and software

Must have

  • 2-3 years experience as an IT specialist in a Data Centre
  • Relevant experience with Networking, GPUs, Rack building, and Linux
  • Within commutable distance of Maidstone

Recommended skills

  • Nvidia Deep Learning stack (Cudnn, Cuda, GPUs)
  • Bachelors in IEEE/Engineering/Computer Science/Computer Systems/Networking or related degree


  • If you do not have the right to work in the UK, we can sponsor your visa
  • The newest and best equipment: Notebooks/Macbooks, 4K dual screens, mechanical keyboards, drawing pads, headphones and standing desks
  • A comprehensive private health insurance plan by AXA
  • An amazing WeWork office overlooking Tower Bridge and the Tower of London
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Stock options; taking part in the upside potential of Deep Render

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We look forward to receiving your application for the position of IT SPECIALIST (MACHINE LEARNING FOCUS)