LINGUIST List 29.2499

Tue Jun 12 2018

Jobs: Computational Linguistics: Senior Data Scientist, GumGum, Inc

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <beccalinguistlist.org>


Date: 11-Jun-2018
From: Kryztof Urban <kryztofgumgum.com>
Subject: Computational Linguistics: Senior Data Scientist, GumGum, Inc, California, USA
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University or Organization: GumGum, Inc
Department: NLP team
Job Location: California, USA
Web Address: http://gumgum.com
Job Title: NLP Data Scientist

Job Rank: Senior Data Scientist

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; NLP, Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning


Description:

GumGum's Data Science team is working on a variety of cutting edge multilingual NLP problems such as Topic Detection, Sentiment Analysis, and Named Entity Recognition. We have an opening for an experienced NLP Data Scientist at our headquarters in Santa Monica, CA.

We are looking for a Data Scientist with a degree in NLP, Machine Learning, or related field. The ideal candidate should possess expert knowledge as well as extensive experience working with textual data.

Responsibilities:
- Work on a variety of NLP and Machine Learning projects
- Perform hands-on Machine Learning tasks and statistical analyses with tools like SciKit-Learn, NumPy, and NLTK
- Apply Deep Learning frameworks to a wide range of problems
- Own projects from their inception to production release (and beyond)
- Write efficient, clean, and maintainable Python code
- Help find, create, and evaluate multilingual corpora and integrate them into our workflow
- Work with your team members and members of other teams to implement scalable and maintainable cloud-based solutions

Requirements:
- Master's or PhD in NLP, Machine Learning, or related field
- > 3 years relevant professional experience
- Intermediate knowledge of Python
- Experience working on various NLP projects
- Strong team player and capable of working on a variety of projects
- Strong problem solving skills
- Fluent in English and advanced knowledge of at least one other language

Perks:
- Stock options
- 401k, great medical/dental plans
- Unlimited PTO
- Great co-workers, monthly happy-hours
- Located in hotbed of tech startups, just blocks from the beach!

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications: https://jobs.jobvite.com/gumgum/job/o26D7fwC
Contact Information:
Kryztof Urban
Email: krytzofgumgum.com

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