We’re on a mission to make the world a safer place.

Calipsa was born in London in 2016, founded by a team from Cambridge, UCL and Imperial Universities. We saw the burden that false alarms place on the security industry and believed we could make a real difference to crime prevention through a unique new approach.

We build technology that transforms the way we detect and prevent crime, and empowers security professionals worldwide to make better decisions, in real-time. Calipsa uses cloud-based machine learning technology to reduce the number of CCTV alarms by over 85% and transform false alarm management in video monitoring.

As the global leader in false alarm reduction, we’re committed to developing technology to support your people, not replace them. We’re passionate about creating a future where humans and technology work together to eliminate crime.




About us

The Calipsa culture

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Respect

We are a multicultural team and encourage everyone to embrace and respect each other’s cultural differences.

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Transparency

We believe in openness and honesty, and share the same level of information with our employees as we do with our investors.

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Customer focus

Everything we do is to help our customers succeed. Their success is our success; their business growth is our business growth.

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Work with us

Calipsa’s mission is to make the world a safer place by helping in the detection and prevention of crime. To achieve this, we're surrounding ourselves with a team of passionate, hard-working and innovative people.

When you join Calipsa, we like to think you work with us - not for us. Our team share ideas, learn from each other and grow together, and everyone is encouraged to make their voice heard. We believe in trust, transparency and rewarding the people that help us grow.

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Flexible working
We aren't interested in tracking working hours or holidays, but in evaluating your output. We set objectives and let you choose how you achieve them.

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Health and wellbeing
We want you to feel your best. Our health benefits include private health insurance, gym discounts and a cycle to work scheme.

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Socials and perks
Based in WeWork, we encourage everyone to take advantage of what they offer. We also organise team socials including a welcome lunch for new starters.

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Communication and development
We like to set objectives and celebrate beating them. We have annual appraisals, a company wide meeting every quarter, bi-weekly team meetings and regular 1-1s. 

 

 

We’re always on the hunt for talented people to join us on our journey. Check out our current vacancies below for available roles. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, email us at hiring@calipsa.io with a copy of your CV and we’ll get back to you!

 

Current vacancies

Customer Success Engineer

Location: Remote, North America

We are looking for a talented Customer Success Engineer to contribute to our journey. As a Customer Success Engineer, you will be responsible for responding to technical inquiries and issues from our customers. Tasks can include installing and configuring camera systems, diagnosing hardware/software faults and solving technical problems - either over the phone or by email. You will need to be able to read software logs and run basic sql queries in order to run the first level diagnostic for our customers, and advise them on the appropriate solution.

Skills requirements:

  • Excellent verbal and written English communication (professional working efficiency and above)
  • Tech savvy and willing to learn about the software
  • Friendly, approachable and willing to help our customers
  • Ability to act calmly under pressure

This is a remote position. We will only be accepting candidates in North America, with a preference for Pacific, Mountain or Central.

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Head of Machine Learning

Location: London, United Kingdom

We are looking for an experienced Head of Machine Learning to take complete ownership of Calipsa's data science team, processes and development. 
 
You will be responsible for the core value of our product, collaborating with a team of engineers and researchers from varying backgrounds in order to achieve world-class performance. Due to the deep technical nature of the job, we expect you to be quite hands-on with an advanced knowledge of machine learning not only from a theoretical point of view, but also from a practical perspective. Your experience in the field should be mature enough to provide useful guidance and feedback to the team.
 
Technical skills:

  • Advanced knowledge of deep learning
  • Best practices in data processing/cleaning
  • Computer vision (nice to have)

Technical stack:

  • Python
  • Tensorflow
  • TF-serving

To apply, click the link below and send a copy of your CV and a link to your GitHub account.

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Business Development Manager

Location: London, United Kingdom

We are looking to add a Business Development Manager to our sales team. This position offers a great learning opportunity and rapid career progression. Based in London but focussed primarily on US market, you’ll manage a 360 sales role with  your own pipeline of prospects - starting with identifying and researching prospects to target, reaching out to build first-contact relationships, conducting demos and moving these prospects through the pipeline to close. You will also conduct market research and understand the trends in the physical security services market in the US.

Key skills:

  • Consultative relationship building
  • Drive, positive energy and relentlessness
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Attention to detail

You will need the necessary permissions to work in the UK. 

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Our investors

Enterpreneur First

Enterpreneur First

Europe's best accelerator for deep technology startups.

Local Globe

Local Globe

Early stage investor behind Transferwise, Zoopla, Citymapper, Lovefilm and Improbable

Horizons Ventures

Horizons Ventures

Hong Kong based later stage VC behind Facebook, Skype, Spotify and Airbnb

Innogy Ventures

Innogy Ventures

Venture capital arm of innogy SE, one of Europe’s largest utility companies

Global Founders Capital

Stage agnostic European VC behind Zalando, Revolut, Funding Circle, Slack

Public

Public

Govtech fund helping startups transform the public sector