Cisco Senior Machine Learning Engineer - MindMeld Conversational AI in San Francisco, California
Senior Machine Learning Engineer - MindMeld Conversational AI
Location: San Francisco, California, US
Area of Interest Engineer - Software
Job Type Professional
Technology Interest AI or Artificial Intelligence, Collaboration, Video, Software Development, Testing
Job Id 1228214
What You’ll Do
The workplace of the future will be powered by AI and the MindMeld team is making that a reality. Our small team of machine learning and natural language processing experts was recently acquired by Cisco to power conversational interfaces for their Collaboration portfolio. Our first step will be to bring voice AI to meeting rooms. As a Senior Machine Learning Engineer, you will be responsible for mentoring, leading and coaching junior members of the team and making key architectural decisions on the direction of our machine learning platform.
Who You’ll Work With
You’ll join a small, high-caliber team of machine learning and natural language processing experts that are passionate about the future brought by AI. We move fast, take ownership and deliver results that matter. We’re not just aiming to build a conversational AI; we strive to build the best conversational AI application the world has ever seen.
Who You Are
You have a passion for and deep experience in artificial intelligence, machine learning and natural language processing. You thrive in an agile development process. You look forward to joining a high caliber team of experts. You’re not just looking for a job, you’re looking for an innovative product where you can make a large impact. You’re self-driven and set high expectations for yourself. You take ownership and sweat the small stuff. You thrive on constructive feedback. You insist that facts drive decisions. You deliver results that matter.
Our Minimum Requirements Are
B.S., M.S., or Ph.D. in Computer Science or Machine Learning
5+ years of applied Machine Learning / NLP experience in the industry
Solid knowledge of statistical classifier models (HMM, SVM, deep/recurrent ANN, CRF, LMT, etc.) and of best practices in attribute selection, dimensionality reduction, runtime performance optimization
Familiarity with toolkits such as Scikit-learn, numpy, scipy, R, Weka, Matlab, NLTK, Stanford CoreNLP
Fluency in Python or other scripting languages
Knowledge of NLP techniques such as PoS tagging, NP chunking, shallow/deep parsing, NER
Knowledge of IR concepts such as statistical search ranking, knowledge graphs, vectorial semantics, LSA, document clustering
Strong communication skills
Experience building production AI applications
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