AI/ML Job: R&D Manager - NLP Engineer

Thingthing

R&D Manager - NLP Engineer at Thingthing

Barcelona, Spain 🇪🇸   (Posted Nov 26 2018)
About the company
At Fleksy we believe the future will be one where switching between apps on your mobile will be a thing of the past. Our mission is simple: revolutionise the way we type and interact with our mobile devices.

Job description
We are looking for a new member to join our R&D team. As a R&D Manager - NLP Engineer your work will impact an app used by hundreds of thousands of people all over the world. By joining Fleksy you will:

Work from sunny Barcelona within a small entrepreneurial team

Share your skills and experience with the company.

Contribute actively to our roadmap and processes with new ideas.

Help us develop the next big thing in mobile interaction.

Responsibilities

Manage R&D team of two NLP engineers.

Plan and lead R&D efforts in the following areas: Multilingual spelling correction algorithms for mobile devices, sentiment analysis, user profiling and intent classification.

Drive the collection of new data and the refinement of existing data sources.

Work closely with a product engineering team to identify and answer important product questions.

Answer product questions by using appropriate statistical techniques on available data.

Communicate findings to product managers and engineers.

Analyse and interpret the results of product experiments.

Develop best practices for instrumentation and experimentation and communicate those to product engineering teams

Skills & requirements
Qualifications

PhD in computational linguistics, artificial intelligence or related technical field.

A strong passion for empirical research and for answering hard questions with data.

Ability to communicate complex quantitative analysis in a clear, precise, and actionable manner.

Excited to apply artificial intelligence methods and algorithms on resource limited devices.

Working permit in the EU.

Fluency with Python.

Experience with machine learning frameworks: Sci-Kit, Torch.

Experience with NLP frameworks: NLTK, CoreNLP, OpenNLP.

Experience with deep learning frameworks. Tensorflow, PyTorch or Keras is a plus.

Great team worker

Great communicator

Structured and autonomous

Confident communicator in English

Nice to have

Experience working with large data sets, experience working with distributed computing tools is a plus (Map/Reduce, Hadoop, Hive, etc.).

Familiarity with NoSQL databases, relational databases and SQL.

Experience with ObjC, Swift, C++ or Java (NDK is a plus).

Start-up mentality and ability to adapt to fast changing requirements/goals

Instructions how to apply
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