Kforce Machine Learning in Austin, Texas

Kforce has a client seeking a Machine Learning in Austin, Texas (TX).Responsibilities:

  • Classify images and annotate images at scale

  • Reverse Image Search technology to find fraudulent listings and related properties

  • Deploy ranking and recommendation algorithms at scale

  • Recommendation systems that automatically derive user interests using passive signals

  • Automatically generate quality scores of imageries submitted by our users and owners to feed back into other parts of our system

  • Automatic text generation from structured and unstructured input like amenities, nearby attractions

  • Entity extraction from unstructured text

  • Serve as the dedicated engineer to the Economics and Data Sciences team

  • Work on larger programs/initiatives encompassing several projects that have a company-wide impact

  • Assist the implementation and deployment of systems used for data collection, machine learning model training, and deployment of machine learning models

  • Be an authority in the Deployment and Scoring phase of model development

  • Articulate storytelling to business & product leaders - i.e. focus on telling the -business- story that the data shows (and abstract the data complexities and process involved) and have a strong influence on the audience

  • Work closely with various Product, Business and Engineering teams

  • Masters or Ph.D. in Statistics, Math, Computer Science or other quantitative field

  • 5 years of experience in Software Engineering, Machine Learning, Data Science and analytics fields

  • Experience with programming languages such as Java, R, Python, and Scala

  • Experience with AWS and distributed systems

  • Experience with Agile software development

  • Experience working in Hadoop ecosystem

  • Experience working with Big Data

  • Strong database knowledge and expertise in SQL

  • Experience implementing and deploying various Machine learning models

  • Good storytelling and presentation skills i.e. can present business side of the story that data presents to c-team and business leaders

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours