AI/ML Researcher

US Remote*

Luminos.AI is a cutting-edge software company focused on managing the risks of artificial intelligence - and shaping the future of how AI is used globally. The company is early stage: we’ve completed our first funding round, have customers ready to use the platform, and are looking for key hires to accelerate building. Our founders have a long track record of success in starting previous companies, from unicorns to law firms and more.

As one of the earliest employees, you’ll be eligible for options grants with significant growth potential.

Come work with us!

Join our innovative team dedicated to advancing the frontiers of AI risk management. At Luminos.AI, we develop software and AI systems to assist in the training and monitoring of other AI technologies, helping customers to ensure their systems operate within appropriate legal and regulatory boundaries. We are seeking a talented and highly motivated AI/ML Researcher to join our research team. In this pivotal role, you will focus on creating and refining AI systems tasked with training and overseeing other AI platforms. You will also develop sophisticated tools and methodologies to analyze AI/ML outputs for potential legal risks and compliance issues, helping our customers ensure that their AI solutions adhere to all applicable laws and regulations.


  • Design and implement AI systems that train, tune, and govern other AI models.
  • Develop algorithms and models to assess and mitigate legal risks in AI outputs, focusing on compliance with laws and regulations.
  • Conduct research on emerging AI technologies and propose innovative solutions to enhance their governability.
  • Publish findings and represent the company at industry conferences, workshops, and seminars.


  • PhD or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Mathematics, Physics, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in designing and developing AI/ML systems, particularly in autonomous AI governance or legal risk assessment.
  • Strong programming skills in Python, or similar languages, and familiarity with training and adapting generative AI systems.
  • Possess an understanding of data privacy laws, ethical AI principles, and regulatory environments.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a dynamic, interdisciplinary team.

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with both generative AI and more traditional AI/ML systems.
  • Background in ethics or law, especially pertaining to technology and digital rights.
  • Publications or contributions to research in AI governance, legal risk mitigation, or related fields.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary and equity.
  • Flexible work hours and remote work.
  • Health and dental benefits..
  • Opportunity to work on cutting-edge technology in a fast-paced startup environment.
  • Collaborative and inclusive company culture.
  • Cool t-shirts (and other swag)!

How to Apply: Interested candidates should submit a resume to

Some candidates may see the list above and feel discouraged because they don’t match all the qualifications. If you are passionate about our mission and believe you have relevant skills to contribute, please apply. Luminos.AI is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes candidates from all backgrounds to apply.

Luminos.AI is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes candidates from all backgrounds to apply.

*  This is a US-based remote position. Travel may be required on a roughly bi-monthly basis to collaborate with other team members. Preference may be given to candidates in one of our targeted metropolitan areas, currently Washington, DC and Columbus, OH. Employees within our targeted metropolitan areas are encouraged to co-work frequently with other team members and may be required to meet to collaborate with other team members on a roughly bi-weekly basis.

Note: This job description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the job and the general nature and level of work performed by job holders within this job. But it is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, qualifications, or working conditions associated with the position.