Technical Lead AI

SIMON develops and implements artificial intelligence (AI) systems which puts the customers at heart. By using advanced machine- and deep learning, in a structure of microservices, we accelerate companies' digital strategies.

We are a young and emerging team, fully supported by the ISAAC organization. Our mission: to bring self-learning systems to all companies and institutions in the Benelux. ISAAC and SIMON are already active in e-commerce, fashion, industry and finance.

Function: Technical Lead AI
Work experience: Senior
Education: College / University
Hours: 32-40
Location: Eindhoven

Who are we looking for:

In order to expand our team of specialists, we are looking for a Technical Lead AI who understands what is involved in masterminding, designing, developing and then managing an application. As a Technical Lead, you are ultimately responsible for the technical coordination, technical choices, architecture and maintainability and continuous development of a project. Of course you do that using to Agile, Scrum or Kanban methodology.

You give technical advice to our customer, you make estimates, work on the backlog and give advice on prioritizing development steps. Where needed, you work on re-use and refactoring software and decide about new development when necessary. In addition, you keep track of the entire developing project and guide your team to round up new functionalities and changes in an efficient manner.

Are we looking for you? 

  • A completed education in ICT, Software Engineering, Computer Science, Data Science, Physics, Mathematics or Econometrics
  • Number of years of work experience as Technical Lead Developer
  • Demonstrable affinity / experience with AI, Data Science
  • Demonstrably broad interests and curiosity
  • Programming experience, preferably in a scripting language such as Python
  • Finding and dealing with data sets, big and small: from finding, to cleaning up and converting for it to be used as training material
  • Deployment of for example AWS, setting up a docker environment
  • Rapid prototyping, pioneering and thinking along in what's possible makes you happy; from a concept to a working application (proof of concept)
  • Enthusiasm in discovering frameworks and APIs: eg. Tensorflow / Keras
  • In addition to self-training, also linking with existing APIs (eg. emotion / speech recognition from Watson, Google or Microsoft)


In order to realize great ambition, quality is required of course. We therefore strongly invest in your personal development. Moreover, your work  is surely challenging and and your colleagues are your most important partners for exhilarating dialogue. What you can expect from us:

  • Building applications / solutions for complex internet issues, using most advanced techniques
  • A team of highly educated specialists who constantly challenge each other
  • You can invest 10% of your working time in developing your own knowledge, of course at our expense. For example, you can use this time to obtain certifications, visit workshops, courses, or conferences and our Guilds
  • You always work from our office in Eindhoven

Are we looking for you ?

Did you catch the AI, Machine Learning & Deep Learning virus? During the weekend, do you  play with new frameworks such as Keras, Theano, Tensorflow or the newest Watson APIs?

Awesome! Click on the big blue button below or send an e-mail to with your resume and motivation. In an interview we will discuss whether you and SIMON could have a fantastic future together!

Want to know more? Contact Denise by dialing 06- 18 74 52 86 or by using whatsapp; she will be happy to help you!

Acquisition to this vacancy is not appreciated.

Self-evident at ISAAC


You are never done learning. That is why you spend 10% of your time on expanding your own knowledge! Earn certificates, attend conferences and take part in workshops.

Health insurance

If you hurt your neck during a staring contest, it is important to have proper insurance.

Challenging work

Use advanced technologies and extend your limits. Have your applications process more traffic than the busiest highways.

Fruit (optional)

An unlimited amount of freshly picked fruit is within reach. As a bonus, there is the “I ate my fruit today” service, which has us preaching about your healthy lifestyle to all who will listen.

Free joint lunch
Flexible working hours
House band
Friday afternoon drinks
100 m² whiteboard walls