Machine Learning Engineer in Atlanta, GA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Featurespace   •  

Atlanta, GA 30303

Industry: Enterprise Technology


Not Specified years

Posted 56 days ago


We are looking for a Machine Learning Engineer to join our Data Science Team.

Featurespace has had tremendous commercial success over the last couple of years and as a result the scale of the systems that we are being asked to deploy have grown massively. The ML Engineering team is a new team being created to help data scientists scale the offline steps required to build high performing real-time fraud detection models.

In addition to strong performance in engineering skills, the role will require an understanding of how supervised ML systems are trained and deployed, including a working familiarity with classification algorithms.

Day to Day

  • Working with data scientists to develop internal tools for model iteration and data preparation
  • Writing systems for making inferences on streaming, real-time data
  • Developing and accelerating parallel / distributed / GPU-accelerated machine learning (ML) pipelines
  • Optimizing data storage, processing and computation graphs
  • Implementing and optimizing machine learning classifiers and their lifecycle

About You

Required skills:

  • Experience of designing and developing scalable applications in Java, Python or a similar language
  • Familiarity with modern IDEs, source control, testing and code review
  • Knowledge of parallel and distributed computing
  • Experience with working in a Linux environment

Desired skills:

  • Experience with performance tuning and profiling
  • Knowledge of database architectures and data layouts for efficient processing
  • Understanding data preprocessing requirements for machine learning algorithms
  • Knowledge of or previous experience with training and deploying machine learning algorithms
  • Proven ability to design information rich tools in a user friendly way
  • Experience with data visualization or graphing libraries

Desired Qualities

The work is often challenging and fast paced. We are looking for someone who has the following qualities:

  • Attention to detail, both in your communication and your desire to deliver high-quality software
  • Passion to learn new skills and technologies
  • A desire to work for one of the fastest growing fraud prevention technologies in the world

And most importantly, a small-company attitude: willingness to adapt to a variable role and a great can-do attitude.

Salary & Benefits

We believe in giving you the resources you need so that innovation can thrive.

In addition to competitive salaries, we offer:

  • Regular bonus scheme
  • 22 days annual leave + national holidays
  • Healthcare package
  • Free Friday team lunches at our Cambridge, London & Atlanta offices
  • Discounted gym memberships
  • Fridge and cupboards packed full of edible treats
  • Annual summer social and Christmas dinner
  • Training and mentoring schemes
  • Career growth opportunities

Valid Through: 2019-9-16