IBM Watson - Cognitive Engineer in SAN JOSE, California

IBM is on the forefront of cloud and the leader of Hybrid Cloud. With virtually all clients expected to adopt some form of cloud strategy, opportunity for personal growth and success in this role is high. IBM continues to reinvent itself as it focuses on client's IT needs that solve real business problems. IBM's Watson cognitive computing is changing all industries. IBM is making a difference in the world by enabling clients to tap into knowledge and insight not available before. Joining IBM's leadership is an awesome opportunity to grow your talents and challenge yourself as IBM continues to transform in the hottest industry today.The mission of Watson Blue Umbrella team is to accelerate IBM Watson’s ability to deliver high quality cognitive services and solutions in multiple languages and to enable IBM's clients to customize the Machine Learning models underlying those cognitive services by creating the processes, tools and policies that are needed to automate the various steps involved in building these cognitive models. The IBM Watson Cognitive Services team are enabling languages to include: Speech-to-text, Text-to-Speech, Natural Language Understanding, Discovery, Conversation, Tone Analysis and any additional solutions that Watson builds for specific industries. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a new project to accelerate language for Watson and enable technology to multiple languages.We are in search of a Cognitive Engineer to join our IBM Watson Cognitive Services Team.As a Watson Cognitive Engineer, you will be building models for cognitive services include data collection, cleansing, data annotation, storage, Machine Learning model training, model validation, benchmarking and deployment of these models as services on IBM Cloud. In addition to accelerating the language enablement, as part of the team you will also responsible for the continuous delivery and operations management of these language models. This includes regular updates to the various language models to continuously improve the quality of the models. You will also be responsible of keeping up the feature updates being made to the English Model while ensuring cost-effective and optimal deployment model on IBM’s Cloud. You, as part of the IBM Watson Cognitive team will collaborate with various other teams, including Cognitive Development. With your collaborative approach, you will help with the success and accomplishments of the IBM Watson Cognitive Team’s mission.

Bachelor’s Degree5+ years of experienceExperience in Data Science, statistics, Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing Programming skills required are Java and/or Python, C

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