Job Overview

Machine Learning Engineer

Job Title: Machine Learning Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Los Angeles
Reference: #3872
Contact Name: Mark Ainscough
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Job Published: February 27, 2020 14:32

Job Description

Machine Learning Engineer – Los Angeles, California

A unique opportunity has arisen for a soccer fan with machine learning experience to join a company based in LA, who is building a new way of viewing the sports industry, by delivering unique and innovative solutions within the capabilities of machine understanding.

The work environment is team-orientated with a start-up mindset; describing themselves as dynamic and encouraging of growth. There is a flat hierarchy and collaborative management led by highly-qualified technical leads.

Where do you fit in?

The company is looking for a Machine Learning Engineer to join its AI group, where the successful candidate will be involved in data extraction, developing state-of-the-art models/algorithms, training, and evaluation; with the main focus of this role being centered on soccer.

You will have:

  • 7+ years of direct, relevant work experience in machine learning and/or with a degree in a related subject
  • A solid CS foundation including; data structures, object-oriented design, modern software engineering practices.
  • Understanding of the mathematical underpinnings of machine learning/statistical algorithms
  • Experience in Python and machine learning libraries (cikit-learn, tensorflow, Keras)
  • Data build technologies – AWS, Postgres
  • Data extraction, cleansing, and normalization
  • AND a critical must-have – thorough domain knowledge of soccer (coaching, playing, lifelong fan…)

What sets you apart?

  • Team-oriented engineering habits
  • Curiosity and desire to learn new tools and technologies, as well as teach/mentor others
  • Strong work ethic
Click to apply or speak with Mark Ainscough on +44 (0) 1257 244743 to learn more.