Overview

Join our team’s mission to create robots that help people reach their full potential!

Embodied, Inc. (www.embodied.me) is a growing team of passionate engineers, therapists, gamers, and more developing products and services that leverage robotics to impact people’s quality of life in meaningful ways. We are creating a new product category from the ground up that values and caters to the full diversity of our consumers.

From the heart of Old Town, Pasadena in sunny Los Angeles, California, our diverse team is founded and led by experts in robotics, AI/ML, entertainment, and consumer electronics. We are securely funded by Intel, Osage, Amazon, and other investors.

At Embodied, we support diversity and we are an equal opportunity workplace. We offer a competitive benefits package that includes compensation, health benefits, employee stock options, 401(k) match, flexible PTO, and flexible schedules. We are a dynamic and diverse team that likes to push the status quo. Our work environment is collaborative, flexible, and very supportive of work-life balance.

Position Summary

Embodied is looking to add a talented and creative Computational Linguist or Natural Language Processing Engineer to our growing technical team. Responsibilities include:

Design and implement state-of-the-art NLP systems to enable organic, emotionally responsive conversation

Push the envelope on current NLP technology and develop new algorithms for our interactive robot platform

Train and/or evaluate NLP or dialogue solutions, identify errors/regressions and propose solutions.

Work collaboratively with:

Domain experts to implement interactive and conversational features and behaviors

Creative team of writers, UX designers, and animators to develop engaging multimodal content

Computer vision and machine learning experts to improve and personalize user perception and experience

Firmware and software engineers

Have fun & learn while working at a startup with a great team and an incredible mission!

Company:

Embodied, Inc. Company Location

Qualifications:

Position Summary

Embodied is looking to add a talented and creative Computational Linguist or Natural Language Processing Engineer to our growing technical team. Responsibilities include:

Design and implement state-of-the-art NLP systems to enable organic, emotionally responsive conversation

Push the envelope on current NLP technology and develop new algorithms for our interactive robot platform

Train and/or evaluate NLP or dialogue solutions, identify errors/regressions and propose solutions.

Work collaboratively with:

Domain experts to implement interactive and conversational features and behaviors

Creative team of writers, UX designers, and animators to develop engaging multimodal content

Computer vision and machine learning experts to improve and personalize user perception and experience

Firmware and software engineers

Have fun & learn while working at a startup with a great team and an incredible mission!

Minimum Qualifications

3+ years of professional experience building robust NLP systems from scratch to scale

End-to-end experience working with conversational systems designed for voice driven interactivity

Experience developing and building upon existing chatbot frameworks, familiarity with intent-based and flow-based chatbots.

Experience in leveraging software for text processing and representation (e.g., NLTK, gensim, OpenNLP, CoreNLP, Lingpipe, Mallet, etc.)

Experience in Machine Learning techniques applied to NLP and natural language understanding problems, such as Entity Extraction and Linking, Semantic Parsing, Conversation Analysis, Speech Recognition, and Machine Translation

Excellent programming skills in C#, Java, and Python; comfortable with both object-oriented and procedural programming

Excellent communication skills to effectively collaborate with an interdisciplinary team

Preferred Qualifications

PhD in Computational Linguistics or equivalent professional experience

Strong programming skills in implementing efficient algorithms for large corpus text analysis, translation or context understanding

Experience leveraging existing databases and language corpuses for novel analyses.

Experience developing NLP solutions leveraging both cloud computing in conjunction with edge devices

Experience working with mobile platforms (Android/iOS), embedded systems (e.g. Raspberry Pi), and/or robots

Level of experience (years):

Mid Career (2+ years of experience)

How to apply:

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