We are looking for several experienced and senior level computational linguists or software engineers having MS or PhD degree to innovate and improve our NLP products portfolio. You will be working within research and development team based in Zurich, Switzerland.
We are primarily looking for candidates already having a valid work permit (or capable of rapidly obtaining a work permit) for Switzerland. Other candidates may apply, we will consider all applicants in case of exceptional qualifications.
Improve the performance and effectiveness of our existing core NLP algorithms.
Collaborate with our existing NLU, Dialog and NLG experts, suggesting algorithmic changes, guiding the data collection, feature engineering, and assisting with the optimization of the algorithm parameters.
Define quality metrics for such algorithms and implement the appropriate tests to monitor them.
Minimum MSc in computer science, or equivalent
PhD in computer science, or equivalent, would be a strong plus
Experience in designing and implementing machine learning algorithms for supervised and unsupervised tasks in the NLP domain.
Strong mathematical foundations.
Experience in building, designing and using knowledge bases.
Experience with Deep NN and/or LSTMs. (e.g. using Tensorflow or similar)
Experience with information-retrieval systems such as QA systems and text search.
Experience with NLU systems
Excellent communication skills, oral and written, in English.
Excellent Python programming skills
Understanding of NLG and Dialog Management systems would be a plus.
Ability to program in C/C++ and/or Java would be a plus
How to apply:
Please mention NLP People as a source when applying