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Senior Machine Learning Engineer
Location: San Francisco (SoMa)
The Senior Machine Learning Engineer within the cloud-engineering group will deliver optimizable interactions across PlayStation experiences and systems by designing, coding, training, documenting, cost-effectively deploying and evaluating very large-scale machine learning systems.
We are looking for someone who can build delightful products and experiences for millions, in an agile environment, alongside an excellent cross-functional team across Engineering, Product and Design. Further, they will mentor others in machine learning technologies, tools and processes, as they help to advance our technical objectives and architectural initiatives.
MS with a specialization in machine learning and hypothesis testing. PhD preferred
6+ years of work experience in building software solutions that ideally include: recommender systems, personalization, forecasting, conversational systems, outlier detection, and hypothesis testing
Expert analytical and problem-solving skills; proficient in data-driven clustering, classification, ranking, and estimation techniques
Experience with machine learning frameworks such as MLlib, TensorFlow, Caffe, or PyTorch
Experience programming in Python, Java, Scala, or similar modern language
Experience with Agile/Scrum software development methodologies; experience with engineering best practices
Experience with open source tech stack such as Spark, Presto, Apache Zeppelin, and Apache Parquet
Experience in developing for a distributed environment
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