29 days old

Machine Learning/NLP Engineer

New York, NY 10007
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Software Developers at IBM are the backbone of our strategic initiatives to design, code, test, and provide industry-leading solutions that literally make the world run today - planes and trains take off on time, bank transactions complete in the blink of an eye and the world remains safe because of the work our software developers do. Whether you are working on projects internally or for a client, software development is critical to the success of IBM and our clients worldwide. At IBM, you will use the latest software development tools, techniques, and approaches and work leading minds in the industry to build solutions you can be proud of.

Your Role and Responsibilities

IBMs Digital Workplace Engineering team is focused on engineering tools and applications IBMers need to be effective. Through a family of apps and services, were building an environment that is constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to push the limits on productivity and collaboration. We are well-positioned to deliver the next chapter of the digital workplace, leveraging expertise in cloud, security, and scale.
Modern digital workplaces are fragmented and full of unnecessary friction. As an NLP Engineer, you will actively be transforming the digital workplace by delivering products, like an enterprise digital assistant, which reduces unnecessary touchpoints and create a much more cohesive experience.

Must have the ability to work in the US without current or future need for IBM sponsorship.


  • Experience building large, production ready, applications related to Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning
  • Knowledge of Machine Learning algorithms for classification, regression, or ranking problems
  • Experience writing code for large consumer facing software
  • Excelling at problem identification and execution


Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 4 plus years of experience with Java, Python, or equivalent language
  • 2 plus years with modern software development, especially Python
  • Experience working with chatbots, virtual assistants, intelligent personal assistant, cloud-based voice service or similar
  • Experience working with large, real-world datasets
  • Working with NLP to make sense of unstructured data, making it organized, queryable and searchable
  • Named Entity Recognition (NER) and extraction from a query
  • Tensor flow/Keras

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • MS in Computer Science
  • NoSQL, CouchDB, Cassandra, Spark
  • Text Search or Language Modeling
  • Bag-of -word model
  • Pytorch

About Business Unit
The Office of the Chief Information Officer (CIO) owns IBMs IT strategy and provides the tools, workstations, devices, and infrastructure that IBMers use to do their jobs every day. Put simply, our mission is to create a productive environment for IBM's 365,000 worldwide employees. Join us as we lead with design to drive simplicity and ease of use, engineering the systems that run the business, and innovating to transform the business.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
About IBM :
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-12-22 Expires: 2020-01-21

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