Overview

Roku pioneered streaming to the TV. We connect users to the streaming content they love, enable content publishers to build and monetize large audiences, and provide advertisers with unique capabilities to engage consumers. Roku streaming players and Roku TV™ models are available around the world through direct retail sales and licensing arrangements with TV brands and pay TV operators.
The Role And Responsibilities
The cloud team is looking for an engineer with background in natural language processing, categorization and machine learning. The ideal candidate is someone who can help drive the ideation of how the problem is solved in practice, with a practical grasp of how systems are built and extended over time. The team values quick experimentation and is drawing on infrastructure for a/b testing and continuous deployment to facilitate a fast turn-around time and validation of implementations.
What You Will Do And Who You Are
Strong background in machine learning of categorization and natural language processing with at least 3 years of practical background.
Background in turning math into code, and able to work across the boundaries of off line machine learning and real-time production systems.
Experience with natural language problems, including techniques for conversational chat bots and conversational AIs.
Love working with a multi-skilled engineering organization, and able to articulate ideas to the team.
Self-driven, providing recommendation for how tasks will be solved, and able to see implementation to completion including making sure that implementations are fully automated where needed.

Company:

Roku

Qualifications:

The ability to work in multiple programming languages, building practical solutions
Have a good working knowledge of AWS.
PhD in ML, and background for Natural Language, and AI
Mindset of someone who’s inquisitive, inventive and practical

Educational level:

Ph. D.

How to apply:

Please mention NLP People as a source when applying

https://www.roku.com/about/jobs/position/software-engineer-natural-language-science-machine-learning?gh_src=v5thu41

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About Roku

Roku, Inc. is the creator of the most popular streaming software platform for delivering video, music and casual games to the TV. The Roku platform features the largest and best collection of entertainment available for streaming. Products are sold in the U.S., Canada, the U.K. and the Republic of Ireland. Roku was founded by Anthony Wood, inventor of the DVR. Roku is privately held and headquartered in Saratoga, California, U.S.