Chief NLP Machine Learning Engineer London £55,000 - £65,000 Equity

2ez Solutions Ltd
United Kingdom
£55,000 - £65,000 + Equity
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
CHIEF MACHINE LEARNING/NLP RESEARCHER Description of the role - We are looking for a machine learning researcher to join the team, grow an R&D function, and build and architect novel algorithms for automated misinformation detection and verification. What you'll be doing - This role is hands-on and involves implementing and further developing the algorithms envisioned by the Factmata platform. - You will be supported by an NLP engineer and the CTO, and be able to hire out a team in the future. - You will be consulted remotely on R&D and technical approach by our scientific advisors Sebastian Riedel and Andreas Vlachos - You'll build new ways of identifying trust, news bias, annotation systems and scoring methods in information. - This may include building NLP systems to extract and model relations, entities and topics in news data, and developing algorithms to score and provide contextual facts on this data. - You will build a full scale information extraction pipeline with scheduling, continuous integration and big data server management with containerisation for media sources, Twitter and more. Who we're looking for - You have a strong passion for the problem of misinformation and information overload and what it leads to in our world [required] - You've done research in statistical natural language processing, semantic parsing, sentiment analysis, content scoring, text regression, argument mining, deep learning for NLP or related fields [required] - You have a PhD in NLP, ML, Knowledge Extraction or Information Retrieval [desired] - You've published papers in recognised journals and conferences [desired]
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