Machine Learning Engineer

BetterUp · May 4th 2018

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Headquarters: San Francisco URL:

Your responsibilities will include
  • Applied AI Architect - Build and deploy machine learning models into production designed for operational excellence with regular validation and iteration.
  • Data Amplifier - Enable scalable data inquiries across the organization with data pipelines, ETL processes and feature engineering.
  • Product Engineer - Design data driven products and systems with built-in feedback loops for self-optimization.
  • Insight Spelunker - Answer business questions and influence product roadmap decisions using statistical analysis, ad-hoc reporting, or machine learning algorithms for offline modeling.
You will be successful if you
  • Act as an owner - It’s not done until it’s in production. Adept at moving projects forward and able to unblock projects regardless of role on the project.
  • Do less, deliver more - Familiar with the terms YAGNI and yak shaving? Focus your efforts on high impact initiatives that really move the needle.
  • Impress yourself - We hold ourselves to a quality above and beyond something that “just gets it done”. Each line of code is an opportunity to blend craftsmanship with playfulness.
  • Collaborate without ego - Willing to take on roles small or large in order to further the mission at hand.
  • Stay on your edge - Continuously learning and applying emerging technologies. Pushing yourself and your team to new heights.
And if you have
  • 5+ years relevant experience, at least part of which in a startup environment
  • Alignment with BetterUp mission of enabling behavior change
  • Succeeded in a remote work environment
  • Strong verbal and written communication
  • Impressive portfolio or Kaggle profile
  • Deep understanding of cutting edge machine learning principles and techniques (CNN, learning rates,
  • Expertise with Python and machine learning libraries (Numpy, tensorflow)
  • Effective analytical presentation skills using living Jupyter notebooks and static presentation formats
  • Efficient database modeling techniques and SQL experience

We provide amazing benefits, but if you ask the team, they’ll tell you that the greatest benefit we offer employees is an incredibly meaningful mission and transformative work.

  • Full coverage medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Unlimited use, at your own discretion, vacation policy
  • 14 paid annual holidays
  • 5 BetterUp Inner Work days ()
  • 5 “Volunteer Days” to give back
  • Professional development through BetterUp coaching for you and a significant other
  • 401(k) self contribution
  • A competitive compensation plan with opportunity for advancement

BetterUp Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, genetics, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements, BetterUp Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

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