At Alexa Translations, we build trust. Since 2002, we have grown our reputation in the language services industry by forging long-term relationships in the legal, financial, banking, technical and government sectors, delivering customized and premium service. We have an unwavering dedication to client experience; provide translation quality and expertise clients can trust; and have the ability to meet the requirements of large and complex translation projects. Helping our clients reach their business goals is the foundation of our success.
In 2019 we launched Alexa Translations A.I. which is a revolutionary language technology powered by artificial intelligence. It provides high-quality, sophisticated and real-time translation of complex, industry-specific text, particularly for the legal and financial services sectors. Alexa Translations A.I. is a powerful tool that integrates seamlessly with Alexa’s suite of services, increasing the speed and efficiency of our exceptional team of translators.
We are looking for an experienced Machine Learning Engineer to develop our next-generation intelligent translation and translation-related service engine, using machine learning and natural language processing techniques. You need to implement algorithms by fast prototyping and work with the software team to deploy the solutions. We expect our Machine Learning Engineer to have excellent skills with Python and its machine learning / natural language processing libraries, and have working experience with both structured and unstructured data. Working knowledge of Web development is also desired.
You MUST have the following:
l Bachelor in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Machine Learning, or Statistics.
l 4+ years of hands-on experience in applied machine learning, and predictive modeling and analysis, statistical analysis and data mining experience
l At least 3+ years hands-on experience with data science, big data, and data engineering
l Solid understanding of foundational statistics concepts, NLU, NLP and ML algorithms: linear/logistic regression, Random Forest, boosting, XGBM, k-NN, Naive Bayes, Decision Trees, SVM, NNs, etc.
l Algorithm and model development experience for large-scale applications
l Must have worked with popular Python ML/DL tools/libraries such as Scikit-Learn, OpenNMT-tf, TensorFlow, Pandas, NumPy, etc.
l Excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills, must be able to listen and understand the question and develop and deliver clear insights
l Ability to quickly and positively adapt to change.
l Self-starter who can manage their time effectively and has the interest of integrating into a team of passionate, able to manage and prioritize workload.
You will make a STRONG candidate to have the following in addition to the above:
l At least 3+ years hands-on experience with Web Development, RESTful API services development with both extensive frontend and backend knowledge.
l Extensive experience connecting to various data sources and structures APIs, NoSQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL, RDBMS, MongoDB, S3, etc.
l Hands-on experience with various big data technologies in one or more ecosystems (AWS or Microsoft Azure)
l Collaborate closely with the software team to improve the internal processes, and integrate the Machine Learning models into our products and services.
l Clean raw data in order to prepare training datasets using tools such as BiCleaner.
l Train translation models using different architectures and tools.
l Evaluate machine translation models on different test dataset and compare different models in terms of translation quality and translation speed, follow up with additional analysis reports.
l Build, train, and evaluate other Machine Learning models related to translation.
l Assist in designing and building business intelligence tools for machine translation and document accordingly.
l Perform regular maintenance and updates on our tools in order to deliver the best results using the newest technology.
- Extended health care
- Vision care
- Dental care
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: $55,000.00 to $70,000.00 /year
- Machine Learning: 4 years (Required)
- Temporarily due to COVID-19