Allen Institute For Artificial Intelligence

Our mission is to contribute to humanity through high-impact AI research and engineering.

Founded 2014
51-200 employees
  • Non-profit
  • Headquarters address
    2157 N Northlake Way

    Our Story

    AI2 was founded in 2014 with the singular focus of conducting high-impact research and engineering in the field of artificial intelligence, all for the common good. AI2 is the creation of Paul Allen, Microsoft co-founder, and is led by Dr. Oren Etzioni, a world-renowned researcher and professor in the field of AI and computer science.

    Situated on the shores of Lake Union, AI2 employs over 60 of the world’s best scientific talent in the field of AI, attracting individuals of varied interests and backgrounds from across the globe. AI2 prides itself on the diversity and collaboration of its team, and takes a results-oriented approach to complex challenges in AI.

    AI2 has undertaken four main projects, Aristo, Semantic Scholar, Euclid and Plato to drive fundamental advances in science and medicine through AI. Meet our team, review our projects, and see our advisors and collaborators.

    Tech stack

    Scala, Python, Javascript, Spark, ElasticSearch, AWS, GO, Kubernetes, Docker, Java, HTML, CSS, C++,


    Compensation and retirement


    Health and wellness

    Health insurance
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    Values and quality of life

    Catered lunches
    Allen Institute For Artificial Intelligence - Our engineering team builds the infrastructure we need to to make a significant impact in the field of AI. If you like working with algorithms and distributed computing while pushing the boundaries of human knowledge, AI2 could be a great fit for you.