AI/ML Software Co-Op


Burlington, MA / Remote


LightForce Orthodontics is seeking someone who is passionate about building software products that make a difference to customers. We want a smart, self-motivated individual that enjoys working in a small agile team environment and can assist research, build and deliver innovative software solutions in the field of AI/ML. Our ideal candidate is studying computer science, data science, software engineering or equivalent, and has experience in neural networks, machine learning, and artificial intelligence.

LightForce Orthodontics hires committed, self-motivated employees and then gives them the freedom and flexibility to do great work. Our co-op program gives you the experience to write software that will help real customers with the guidance and support of other engineers on the team.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • You will remotely assist a small research team
  • You will collaborate on research, implementation, testing, and/or delivery of software solutions related to AI/ML
  • Be able to work independently, self-learn, and troubleshoot issues


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Pursuing a BS/MS in Computer Science, Data Science, Software Engineering, or a related quantitative field
  • Academic background in AI/ML (at least completed two AI/ML-related courses)
  • Experience in participating in at least one AI/ML project in Deep Learning (in academic or corporate settings)
  • Strong programming skill in Python
  • Experience in using ML frameworks (PyTorch or Tensorflow/Keras)
  • Experience in Cloud platform (AWS, GCP, or Azure)
  • Experience in Graph Neural Network, PointNet, PointNet++, PointCNN or Edge Convolution is a plus
  • Experience in 3D computer graphics is a plus
  • Experience in setting up ETL pipeline on cloud is a plus
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment a plus

About LightForce Orthodontics

At LightForce Orthodontics we use advanced manufacturing technologies and proprietary CAD software to create the world’s best orthodontic treatment experience. We create 100% patient-matched orthodontic ceramic brackets designed from digital impressions with the goal of reducing treatment duration for patients and chair-time for clinicians.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

LightForce Orthodontics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, Protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.