Software Engineer, NLP

  • Textshuttle AG
  • 04/12/2019
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Statistics

Job Description

TextShuttle creates Natural Language Processing (NLP) technology with a focus on domain adaptation and data privacy, specialising in Machine Translation and Opinion Mining. We are a fast-growing company with ambitious goals, headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland.

We are looking for a motivated Software Engineer to join our team, helping to extend and scale up our Machine Translation services.

Deine Aufgaben

  • Create and improve models to translate text between various human languages
  • Optimize state-of-the-art machine translation research for use in production
  • Work in close collaboration with our backend and frontend developers
  • Gain insights through research, A/B tests, and rapid prototyping

Diese Qualifikationen bringst du mit

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Computational Linguistics or a related field
  • Strong software development skills with Python 3
  • Understanding of modern machine learning (ML) concepts and techniques
  • Fluency in English and/or German

Bonus points for

  • Experience with Machine Translation
  • Industry experience in applied machine learning
  • Fluency in a language other than English and German
  • Research experience
  • Basic experience with Docker
  • Basic experience writing and utilizing RESTful API services

Wir bieten diese Benefits

  • Work on innovative projects with cutting-edge NLP technologies
  • Expand your knowledge of ML, NLP, and Artificial Intelligence
  • Flexible working hours and possibility to work remotely
  • Relaxed working conditions with a small and fun team
  • Team activities and regular hackathons abroad

Take the next step

Please send us your application in English or German , or reach out to us with any questions you may have:

TextShuttle AG, Franklinstrasse 7, 8050 Zürich / Simona Todesco, +41 (0)44 500 73 45