Machine Learning Engineer, global eCommerce leader, Bangkok

Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Bristol (City Centre)
12 Jul 2018
11 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Machine Learning Engineer, global eCommerce leader, relocate to Bangkok


Our client is the largest and fastest growing online hotel booking platform in Asia and part of the largest online travel company in the world. They have the dynamism and short chain of command of a startup and the capital to make things happen.

Their Bangkok team is looking for top quality passionate engineers to build data applications across their business domains.

Why Machine Learning at this industry leader?

At this company they adopt a data-centric approach to solve almost all business problems. They build real-time machine learning applications to answer questions like ranking, recommendation, and how to serve prices most efficiently. Their systems scale across multiple data centers, handling a few hundred thousand requests per second, and respond within a few milliseconds.

This is a unique combination of hard-core engineering challenges (scalability, performance, sometimes really low-level tuning) and complex machine learning algorithms.

Day to day
  • You'll work with experienced engineers data scientists and product owners to identify business opportunities, design and create new data pipelines from scratch, all the way to deploying them to production
  • Develop solutions for real world, large scale problems
  • Participate in cutting edge research in machine learning applications
  • Improve scalability, speed and performance of existing models

About you
  • 3+ years of industry experience, including software development experience
  • Experience in one or more object-oriented languages, including Scala, Python, Java or C++
  • Experience working in an agile environment using test driven methodologies
  • Adherence to data driven development where decisions are based on data and A/B experimentation
  • Desire to learn the details of advance machine learning algorithms

Nice to have
  • Work or educational experience in Machine Learning or Artificial Intelligence
  • Experience working with Apache Spark, Tensorflow, Caffe, Torch, Theano, or Scikit-Learn
  • Experience building large-scale distributed products
  • Passionate about functional programming

A few of the technologies they use

Scala, Spark & MLlib, Python, Jupyter, Hadoop, Hive, Impala

We welcome both local and international applications for this role. Full visa sponsorship and relocation assistance available for eligible candidates.

Please note this role is based in Bangkok
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