Overview

The Writing Tools platform is currently composed of four of the largest student citation services in the world – EasyBib.com, CitationMachine.net, Bibme.org, and CiteThisForMe.com. Our products reach over 30 million students from across the US, and more throughout the world. We are building next-generation writing tools to help students with other aspects of their writing process, including grammar and plagiarism checking, and are looking for passionate individuals to help us in our journey.
Our team: Learning Services Data Science (LSDS)
Our team is made up of data scientists from a wide variety of disciplines, including Applied CS, Systems Engineering, Physics, and Business. We support algorithm development, product analytics, and in some cases light ML engineering. We are currently spread across three offices in the US and this will be our first international location.
We have placed a strong emphasis on an open culture and agile execution so it will be great if you are aligned with these values.
Role
Lead NLP algorithm development efforts in partnership with Engineering, Product, and the Business. Leverage new algorithms to navigate and leverage terabytes to petabytes of unstructured and semi-structured data.
Serve as a steward of the LSDS culture to develop and maintain a strong line of communication and collaboration between the Berlin DS team and our teams in the United States.

Company:

Chegg

Qualifications:

Requirements
8+ years related experience
Expertise in Python
Experience with Elasticsearch or Solr
Experience with Pyspark, HQL, Pig, or a similar tool
Natural Language Processing
Recommendation Systems
A/B Testing
Passion for improving student outcomes
Ability to learn quickly, apply ideas in new situations, and find patterns where others see static
Ability to empathize with the student/customer perspective
Presentation skills that can cover technicalities as well as higher-level concepts
Advanced degree in a quantitative field
A sense of humor
Nice To Have
Experience with weak supervision techniques for dark data extraction and transformation.

Educational level:

Master Degree

Level of experience (years):

Senior (5+ years of experience)

How to apply:

Please mention NLP People as a source when applying

https://jobs.chegg.com/job/CHEGA0056742/Staff-Data-Scientist—Natural-Language-Processing

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About Chegg Inc.

About Chegg:

As the leading student-first connected learning platform, Chegg's Student Hub makes higher education more affordable and more accessible, all while improving student outcomes.

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