Amazing ! Senior Machine Learning Engineer at WalletHub, $150,000 per year
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Senior Machine Learning Engineer at WalletHub
Senior Machine Learning Engineer
Pay Rate: $100,000 – $150,000/year
WalletHub is one of the leading personal finance destinations in the US and rapidly growing. We’re looking for a highly experienced and motivated Senior Machine Learning Engineer for a full-time, permanent position.
The main objective of the Data Science/Machine Learning Team is to improve WalletHub’s services and core product. This has a direct impact on the overall user experience.
Making the right personal finance decisions by sifting through vast amounts of available information can be a daunting task for almost anyone. This is because a large number of interrelated factors need to be taken into account when making such decisions.
By designing and constructing data-driven models, the Data Science/Machine Learning Team is able to provide our users with indispensable knowledge and meaningful advice on how they can achieve their personal finance goals.
Such goals include:
Selecting the best financial products for your needs
Taking the right actions to improve your credit score
Anticipate your future financial health based on your current financial status and history
With these goals in mind, our Data Scientists use the latest cloud technologies and machine learning tools in order to exploit the potential of data analytics. We always have new and interesting projects on the horizon that aim to help our users reach their personal finance aspirations!
Expected work schedule is 50 hours/week Monday to Friday. In case you will be working from outside the US, please be aware this position requires an overlap with EST business hours.
Responsibilities as Senior Machine Learning Engineer
Modeling complex problems, discovering insights and identifying opportunities through the use of statistical, algorithmic, mining and visualization techniques
Participating in the areas of architecture, design, implementation, and testing
Proposing innovative ways to look at problems by using data mining approaches on the set of information available
Designing experiments, testing hypotheses, and building models
Conducting advanced data analysis and designing highly complex algorithm
Applying advanced statistical and predictive modeling techniques to build, maintain, and improve on multiple real-time decision systems
You are the ideal candidate for this job if you have:
At least 8 years experience in Python, R and MySQL (or any relational database)
Experience with databases (including NoSQL)
Experience in machine learning frameworks and libraries
Supervised and Unsupervised learning
Machine learning concepts and techniques: Regularization, Boosting, Random Forests, Decision Trees, Bayesian models, Neural networks, Support Vector Machines (SVM)
Experience with the whole ETL data cycle (extract, validate, transform, clean, aggregate, audit, archive)
Computer Science or Mathematics or Physics degree
Excellent communication and analytical skills
Willingness to work hard (50 hrs per week)
Very good English
Nice to have but not required
Experience with Apache Spark
Natural Language Processing (tokenization, tagging, sentiment analysis, entity recognition, summarization)
Experience in deploying machine learning models for real-time predictions
Very competitive salary based on prior experience and qualifications
Potential for stock options after the first year
Raise and advancement opportunities based on periodic evaluations
Visa sponsorship (after 18 months with the company, based on performance in case you will be working from outside the US)
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