Machine Learning Engineer

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Machine Learning Engineer


Insider tickets thousands of events a week, as we scale our ability to recommend the right events to the right audience becomes key for our success. The machine learning engineer as a core member of our data science team will be responsible for building and iterating over our recommendation system. The candidate will take ownership of projects focusing on classification, data processing, supervised and unsupervised modeling techniques and analysis of large number of diverse events.

High Level Responsibilities

- Contribute in all phases of building a recommendation engine

- Optimize algorithms for maximum speed, performance and scalability

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

- Excellent programming skills - (at least one of) Python/R

- Experience with ML tools and libraries such as Scikit-learn, R, Spark, TensorFlow

- Strong background in learning algorithms (multi-class classifications, neighbourhood-based collaborative filtering, deep learning)

- A willingness to dive deep, experiment rapidly and get things done

- BE/BTech/MTech or a related technical discipline from reputed universities

- Attention to detail, data accuracy, and quality of output

- Being passionate about creating great products and experiences for our customers

- Strong analytical skills are necessary as the work involves projecting outcomes and isolating issues that need to be resolved to make programs more effective

- Proficient communication skills – being able to express clearly and positively, both verbally and in writing

- 3+ years of experience applying machine learning and NLP to solving real-world problems

- High levels of creativity and quick problem solving capabilities, a self-starter with goal-driven focus