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Work as a machine learning engineer in the Shopping Experience Applied Research organization at eBay. Work involves performing top down and bottom up applied research in the areas of information retrieval, natural language processing, data insights and analytic and graph processing. Work also involves building production facing user components which heavily rely on data mining and machine learning. The candidate is expected to be able to communicate with technical and non-technical audiences including leadership, quality engineering, software engineering and product as well as program management. In addition to that, understanding German language is must for this role.
Shopping Experience Applied Research Team at eBay is looking for a strong applied researcher / machine learning engineer. The team works on heterogeneous data sets (behavioral, transaction and crawled data) and focuses on solving applied problems using Natural Language Processing, Text Mining, Data Mining & Machine Learning. The ideal candidate will have a nice blend of science and engineering skills, proven track record of solving critical business problems through data science and strong analytical/quantitative and engineering skills. The candidate will be expected to be strong at communication and capable of cross group collaborations. Experience in several of Spark/Hadoop, information extraction, text mining, information retrieval, machine learning, NLP is highly desirable.
What are we looking for?
The ideal candidate has a nice blend of engineering and science skills.