Staff or Senior Software Engineer – Natural Language Processing

Team: New Frontiers

Location: Sunnyvale, CA

What We Do:

Company: We provide an AI software platform that allows enterprises to design, build, experiment, customize, operate and own vertical AI solutions in a wide range of industries and areas, such as healthcare, industrial manufacturing and utilities, financial services, telecommunications, autonomous driving, and beyond. Petuum lets enterprises easily understand and apply AI to gain deep insight for better decision-making and improved productivity and efficiency. Our mission is to enable organizations to own, build and become informed users of their AI solutions, without relying on expensive talents.  

Team: The New Frontiers team is aimed at addressing the needs of any given business within a discernible vertical market (specific industry or market). While horizontal market software can be useful to a wide array of industries (such as word processors or spreadsheet programs), vertical market software is developed for and customized to a specific industry's needs. New Frontiers' priority consists of their Neurobot project which has had a lot of positive feedback in the press.

What You Will Do: 

  • Develop practical solutions to a real-world problem with NLP methods.
  • Demonstrate understanding of ML fundamentals including algorithm design and software engineering. 
  • Build and deploy large-scale NLP and machine learning pipelines.
  • Drive the testing, documentation, verification, productization and maintenance of the algorithms and pipelines.
  • Familiar with Petuum's evolving in-house and open-source technologies and methods.
  • Other duties as assigned.

What You’ve Already Done:  

  • You have a Master's Degree in Computer Science or related quantitative field. A Ph.D. or equivalent practical work experience is a plus.  
  • You have 4+ years of experience.
  • Startup experience is a plus.

What You Already Know:   

  • Languages: Python, C++
  • Frameworks/Libraries: Familiar with TensorFlow, Caffe, or PyTorch 

What We Offer for your Valuable Work: 

Petuum offers Medical, Dental, Vision, Life/Disability, Paid Time Off, Parental Leave, and more.   

Petuum is a welcoming workplace that considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. Petuum is an at-will employer. 

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