Pearson Senior Machine Learning Engineer in Centennial, Colorado

Senior Machine Learning Engineer

Description

At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

We are looking for a Sr. Machine Learning Engineer to join the Advanced Computing and Data Science Lab. Our mission, as an R&D group, is to engage in cutting-edge research and push the boundaries of what’s possible in education and have an impact on millions of learners around the globe. Degrees and formal qualifications are great, but relevant experience and a proven track record to deliver are most important.

Qualifications

  • Experience employing software development best practices like unit testing, version control, the SOLID principles.

  • Experience writing code that can be easily deployed to production.

  • Experience scaling software and hardware to operate at Internet scale while observing performance SLAs.

  • Experience developing APIs (RESTful preferred) used by front-end clients and other services.

  • Experience with Amazon EC2 or some other cloud provider.

  • Experience with deep learning frameworks

  • Experience monitoring and improving distributed multi-gpu systems

  • Experience designing and implementing internet scale data pipelines for image, text, and audio data

  • Experience identifying hot-spots in models.

  • Experience with unit testing stochastic models.

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Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Primary Location: US-CO-Centennial

Work Locations: US-CO-Centennial-2154 East Commons 2154 East Commons Avenue Centennial 80122

Job: Research and Development

Organization: Global Product

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Sep 18, 2018

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1812271

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.