Story

The development of the technology began in 2018 at ETH Zurich. In 2019, a team of thoroughbred entrepreneurs and pioneers of machine learning officially founded BLP Digital AG. With the foundation of the company, the ETH Zurich spin-off label was obtained as well. In the meantime, the team has grown to 15 employees. All of them are top-notch software engineers and business experts who are passionate and have great entrepreneurial spirit to develop Artificial Intelligence that will disrupt the document extraction market.

Vision

Our common vision is to free up humans from repetitive and mind-numbing tasks enabling them to shift their focus to more meaningful and creative work. In doing so, we want to have a significant positive impact on our society and economy.

Mission

We make it our mission to create the best automated document extraction solution. Our solution should be able to extract relevant information from all types of documents and independently support people in complex processes.

Core Team and Advisory Board

Tim Beck

Former strategy consultant and specialist in digital business models and automation in the manufacturing industry. Successfully founded and managed three other startups including the augmented reality startup CLIPTHIS.

Sven Beck

Machine learning specialist with experience at Louis Dreyfus and Alpiq Holding. Developed the fundamentals of BLP Digital in his research at ETH Zurich. CTO for three other startups including the augmented reality startup CLIPTHIS.

Pedro Marques

30+ years of experience in Software engineering. Founder of Contrail Systems which was acquired by Juniper Networks in 2012. Former data extraction leader at Google and expert in applying NLP and machine learning.

Dr. Claudiu Valculescu

PhD in Mathematics from EPFL Lausanne. Expert in mathematical models, geometry and optimization problems. Several years of experience in automation problems. Winner of several international awards and Olympics in mathematics.

Moisés Torres Garcia

Master's degree in Compuer Science from ETH Zurich. Specialist in NLP. Working experience at Credit Suisse and the AI start-up Nanos.

Davide Walder

Specialist in statistics and optimization problems. Studied computer science during his master's degree in mathematics and is an expert in the field of data science.

Alex Meier

Full-stack software engineer with an M.Sc. in Computer Science from ETH Zurich. Former full-stack developer at ELCA Informatik AG.

Leo Schittenhelm

M.A. in Business Innovation from HSG. Specialist in innovation projects in the insurance sector. Played in the national basketball team of Switzerland and has a large network.

Martin Blapp

Six years of professional experience as a system engineer at the Swiss National Bank Focuses on machine learning during the master’s degree at ETH Zurich.

ADVISOR

Prof. Dr. Stefan Feuerriegel

Professor at the Chair of Management Information Systems at ETH Zurich with 11+ years of research experience in document parsing. Successful founder of an NLP start-up for corporate communications.

ADVISOR

Matthias Heuberger

Head of Transformation and Innovation at CSS Insurances. Former Head of Process and Value Chain Digitization at Zurich. 10+ years experience in process automation with software robots.

ADVISOR

Daniel Seifert

Head of Investment Algorithms at UBS and former McKinsey Associate Partner. In-depth knowledge of banking operations, process automation and business development.

Career

Join our team

At BLP Digital, you can make a difference as an individual and you'll face new and interesting challenges every day. Whether you help to take our Artificial Intelligence to the next level or develop new solutions together with our customers, one thing is certain: the learning curve is steep and the fun factor is maximal.

We are looking forward to your application!

Open positions

General software engineer, full-time (m/w/d)

Are you passionate about developing smooth and seamless yet impactful applications? Does the prospect of dealing with complex problems in different fields excite you? Do you want to play an instrumental role in building artificially intelligent products and combine human machine interaction?

Among your main responsibilities will be to:

  • Support us designing and building our core workflow engine, using containers, kubernetes, rabbitmq
  • Put our deep learning models in production, adding special CI/ CD pipelines for ML
  • Develop our in-house machine learning library
  • Improve our automated CI/ CD pipeline for none ML services
  • Support us in expanding our API
  • Integration with enterprise ERP systems

What we offer:

  • Highly talented team with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment – we only work with top-notch scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs (most team members have ETH background)
  • Competitive salaries + shares
  • Regular team events like AWS summit in Berlin
  • Offices in Technopark. Be surrounded by 300 of Zurich’s most innovative tech companies
  • Flexible working

Basic qualifications:

  • BA/BS in computer science or related field
  • Competence in software engineering

Preferred qualifications:

  • Master or PhD in computer science or related field
  • Experience with Docker, Kubernetes, GCP, RabbitMQ, Celery
  • Experience in API design
  • CI/ CD, GitOps

Interested? Meet us! Please send a quick application with your CV to recruiting@blp-digital.com

Full stack developer, full-time (m/w/d)

Are you passionate about developing smooth and seamless yet impactful applications? Does the prospect of dealing with complex problems in different fields excite you? Do you want to play an instrumental role in building artificially intelligent products and combine human machine interaction? Ideally you are interested in not only full stack dev. but also to work in our deep learning research team.

Among your main responsibilities will be to:

  • Implement our frontend application using react.js
  • Develop our client facing backend using golang
  • Support us designing and building our core workflow engine, using containers, kubernetes, rabbitmq and celery
  • Put our deep learning models in production, adding special CI/ CD pipelines for ML
  • Improve our automated CI/ CD pipeline for none ML services
  • Mid-term/ long-term your responsibilities could likely move more towards ML tasks

What we offer:

  • Highly talented team with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment – we only work with top-notch scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs (most team members have ETH background)
  • Competitive salaries + shares
  • Regular team events like AWS summit in Berlin
  • Offices in Technopark. Be surrounded by 300 of Zurich’s most innovative tech companies
  • Flexible working

Basic qualifications:

  • BA/BS in computer science or related field
  • Competence and strong interest in two of the following:
  • Full stack, frontend, software engineering, product development, deep learning

Preferred qualifications:

  • Master or PhD in computer science or related field
  • Experience in frontend developing using react.js
  • Experience with Docker, Kubernetes, GCP, RabbitMQ, Celery
  • CI/ CD, GitOps
  • UX, UI experience

Interested? Meet us! Please send a quick application with your CV to recruiting@blp-digital.com

Machine learning engineer, full-time, internship, Master thesis (m/w/d)

Are you passionate about developing impactful applications of machine learning? Does the prospect of dealing with complex problems in different fields excite you? Do you want to play an instrumental role in building deep learning products?

Among your main responsibilities will be to:

  • Research and prototyping state-of-the-art deep learning models
  • Design terabyte-scale data pipelines
  • Build and analyzing products to uncover scalable businesses

What we offer:

  • Highly talented team with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment – we only work with top-notch scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs (Team members’ backgrounds at ETH and Google)
  • Competitive salaries + shares
  • Regular team events like AWS summit in Berlin
  • Offices in Technopark. Be surrounded by 300 of Zurich’s most innovative tech companies
  • Flexible working

Basic qualifications:

  • BA/BS in computer science / data science or related field
  • Competence and strong interest in two of the following:
  • Applied machine learning, deep learning, software engineering, product development

Preferred qualifications:

  • Master or PHD in computer science, machine learning or related field
  • Experience with one or more of the following technologies: Google Cloud Platform, TensorFlow, Pytorch, Amazon Webserivces, or Docker
  • Industry experience working with machine learning frameworks, large-scale data processing systems, or cloud infrastructure
  • Background in deep learning, computer vision, NLP, or related

Interested? Meet us! Please send a quick application with your CV to recruiting@blp-digital.com

Frontend engineer, full-time, part-time (m/w/d)

Are you passionate about developing smooth and seamless designs for impactful applications? Does the prospect of dealing with complex problems in different fields excite you? Do you want to play an instrumental role in building artificially intelligent products and combine human machine interaction? We are looking for a frontend engineer and UI/UX expert to join our core team building great products.

Among your main responsibilities will be to:

  • Develop and implement the UX for our products
  • Design the UI or lead this by working closely with a designer
  • Implement the frontend application using react.js

What we offer:

  • Highly talented team with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment – we only work with top-notch scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs (most team members have ETH background)
  • Competitive salaries
  • Regular team events like AWS summit in Berlin
  • Offices in Technopark. Be surrounded by 300 of Zurich’s most innovative tech companies
  • Flexible working

Basic qualifications:

  • BA/BS in computer science / design or related field
  • Competence and strong interest in two of the following:
  • UI, UX, frontend development, software engineering, product development

Preferred qualifications:

  • Master in computer science or related field
  • Experience in frontend developing using react.js
  • UX, UI experience

Interested? Meet us! Please send a quick application with your CV to recruiting@blp-digital.com

Business analyst, internship (m/w/d)

Are you interested in getting first hand experience in a young, promising company? Do you want to learn on the job, getting a lot of responsibilty from the first minute? Are you keen on agile environments and great exposure? We are looking for motivated talents who like to think outside the box.

Basic qualifications:

  • BA/BS of a leading university
  • Willingness to go the extra mile and eagerness to impress

Preferred qualifications:

  • MA/MSc of a leading university
  • First work experience with client exposure in consulting or similar

Interested? Meet us! Please send a quick application with your CV to recruiting@blp-digital.com