Data & Applied Scientist

Less than 5 years experience  •  Technology

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/16/18
Sunnyvale, CA
Less than 5 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/16/18


We are looking for highly motivated individuals to work on the architecture, design and implementation of scalable and performant SR solutions for large, real world natural language applications.

Your responsibilities include:

  • Evaluating existing SR LM and display formatting technologies and creating new machine learning and data mining algorithms;
  • Designing and executing offline/online experiments;  
    • Working with other scientists, engineers and UX creators on the detailed design and implementation of solutions, model building and deployments, performance monitoring and analysis, and continual refinement;
    Being vigilant about technology trends and scientific developments in relevant areas inside and outside of the company, including attending academic and industrial conferences.  


  • Master degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or a related field. PhD is strongly preferred  
  • 3+ years experience in machine learning/deep learning, a strong R&D experience, and a track record of advancing state-of-art technologies in SR, NLP and related fields. Hands-on experience with modern speech recognition and language modeling technologies a big plus
  • 3+ years experience in large scale data mining and cloud computing. Familiarity with MapReduce framework and parallel/distributed processing such as Hadoop/Spark/Scope
  • 3+ years software engineering experience in C/C++/Python
  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written, and excellent teamwork skills
  • A passion for improving end user experience


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