The Search Relevance team at salesforce is seeking proven technical leaders to help create a search experience that returns rich, intelligent, contextual and personalized search results across Salesforce’s Sales, Service, Community and Platform products. We build ranking, document and query understanding systems powered by data processing and machine learning pipelines working in close conjunction with search infrastructure teams to create and deploy relevance in low latency, high scale fault-tolerant distributed query and indexing systems
Ideal candidates have experience solving real-world search relevance challenges in large scale hosted search systems, have a strong track record of building machine learning models and deploying them in low latency, high scale production environments. Your role will be to develop and implement strategies for utilizing natural language processing, intent analysis, machine learning and other leading edge technologies such as learning to rank methods to help drive measurable relevance improvements in a variety of use cases and businesses that leverage our search to deliver rich user experiences. We are looking for talented leads and architects,super passionate about search.
If you are excited by the opportunity to work with a world class technical team to deliver a high traffic, high performance, highly evolved search solution that satisfies hundreds of millions of requests a week and delivers an experience that delights millions of users, then we want to talk with you.
3+ years of industry experience required; Not looking for new grads
Help design, develop, and support new relevance features on a world-class search service that serves millions of requests daily on a diverse corpus of data including structured, unstructured and social feeds.
Conduct extensive analysis/study of usage metrics and patterns to identify opportunities to improve relevancy of search.
Actively participate in product and feature designs with your scrum team, working closely with product owners to define functional and technical requirements.
Write clean, testable, readable and maintainable code that scales and performs.
Collaborate with colleagues throughout the organization. Perform code and design reviews.
Take ownership of your code and features, from design through deployment and support.
3+ years software development experience with a distinguished track record of shipping technically demanding projects
Strong grasp of Machine Learning/Optimization and Distributed Systems fundamentals
Strong experience with Java and Python
Hands-on experience in positions focussed on Machine Learning, Information Retrieval, Data Mining, Natural Language Processing, or Learning to Rank
Understanding of A/B testing, expertise in metric definition and analysis
Comfort working in an Agile/Scrum/Lean environment
Excellent communication skills
BA/BS in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience
Level of experience (years):
Mid Career (2+ years of experience)
How to apply:
Please mention NLP People as a source when applying
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