Build the Future of Ethical AI


Who We Are

Sama empowers organizations to efficiently bring AI projects into production, while providing opportunity to those who need it.
The world’s most ambitious AI teams trust Sama... securely and efficiently label their datasets.
We’ve lifted over 55,000 people out of poverty and provided meaningful income.

Build Leading Edge Technology

From robotics and autonomous vehicles to consumer electronics and agriculture, Sama has been helping Fortune 500 companies build AI for the last decade, enabling them to train their ML models more quickly without having to sacrifice quality. We’re experts in NLP, image, video and sensor data annotation and validation for machine learning algorithms.

Join a team of AI enthusiasts who are passionate about solving complex problems, and unwavering in their desire to drive social impact.

Working at Sama is not only about solving difficult AI and engineering problems, it is also about giving back and offering the opportunity to anyone to be part of this revolution.

Loïc Juillard (He/Him)

Drive Measurable Change

Sama is a pioneer in the field of ethical supply chains. Through the combination of our leading technology platform and worker training programs, we increase economic opportunity for those in underserved communities.

Handouts are not going to end global poverty. But dignified work with a living wage can.

Leila Janah (She/Her)
Late Founder

Core Values

Core Values

One Team, One Goal

We are driven to surpass company objectives. We win together, we fail together and we learn together. We each make decisions on what's best for Sama and our mission.

Core Values

Deliver. Period.

We focus on what moves the needle and double down quickly on what’s impactful. We are solutions oriented and driven by the end result. We demand excellence from each other.

Core Values

Trust & Transparency

We trust our teammates to make the right decisions, empowering them with both information and ownership. We believe in the power of authentic feedback. Transparency and trust accelerate us towards our shared goals.

Core Values

Customer First

We see our own success through our customers’ outcomes. We approach every situation with a customer-first mindset.

Core Values


We embody Ethical AI. We believe that purpose and profit go hand in hand and we operate our business this way. We are proud to be a triple bottom line business.

01 One Team, One Goal

02 Deliver. Period.

03 Trust & Transparency

04 Customer First

05 Humanity

This is Your Dream Job

Comprehensive health and retirement plans
Competitive salary with bonus
Generous vacation, paid holidays and sabbatical
Fitness stipend and phone reimbursement
Professional development budget and support
Flexible, remote-friendly work environment

Diversity & Inclusion

Join a Diverse and Inclusive Workforce

AI that impacts the world must begin with AI that is representative of the world. Sama welcomes candidates with backgrounds that are traditionally underrepresented in tech. Our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee regularly delivers workshops and training to managers around inclusive hiring and onboarding practices.

Our commitment to a just and equitable world is unwavering. We invest in practices that break down barriers caused by social and economic injustice and inequality. We prioritize creating an inclusive environment where our people feel seen and heard. We empower our people to bring their whole authentic selves to work. We celebrate and thrive because of our diversity. AI that impacts the world must begin with AI that is representative of the world.



Want to become a Data Training Agent?

Join us to work on the cutting edge of Artificial Intelligence. After completing our AI 101 course, you’ll be eligible to apply as a Data Training Agent and play a key part in driving the world's most ambitious AI projects.


We Work Where You Work

95% Retention rate against tech sector average of 87%

50% Female leadership team

Employee satisfaction score of 4.02 out of 5



Inc.’s 5,000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America


2020 Artificial Intelligence Breakthrough Award for Best Image Processing Solution


2021 Forbes AI 50 List


2021 B Corp Award for “Best for the World” in Workforce