Senior Machine Learning Engineer


New York, NY

Industry: Staffing & Recruiting


Less than 5 years

Posted 208 days ago

  by    Radhika Arora

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Our client, a global, data driven media agency is currently seeking a Senior Machine Learning Engineer to join the Law division in New York. This division provides best-in-class tools, search and analytics for several products in the areas of Law and Government. You will join the Machine Learning team and contribute to building innovative legal research products using Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Machine Learning. They apply NLP and Machine Learning techniques to text such as entity extraction and disambiguation, text classification and clustering. 


  •  A B.S, M.S. or PhD. in Computer Science, ElectricalEngineering, Applied Mathematics or a related field
  • 3+ years of experience with Machine Learning, Data Science Statistical Models, NLP and Text Analytics on large data sets
  • Experience with techniques such as topic modeling, text classification, entity extraction and disambiguation
  • A solid understanding of machine learning techniques including Support Vector Machines (SVM), Logistic Regression, Decision Trees, Max entropy, Conditional Random Fields (CRF) and Unsupervised Learning Methods
  • 1+ year of experience programming in Python
  • Experience using R, or other data science toolkits, such as Scikit-learn, NLTK, WEKA, Mallet, CLUTO and GENSIM
  • Experience in all phases of machine learning application lifecycles from data gathering and preparation to optimizing model performance
  • Publications or presentations in relevant communities (ICML, NIPS, CVPR, SIGIR, ACM Multimedia)
  • Legal or financial domain experience