Linkfluence is looking for a Machine Learning Engineer to join its Artificial Intelligence team and help it scale our Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Computer Vision (CV) pipelines to continuously develop new innovative features that will directly be integrated into existing and future products. Our pipelines are running in real-time enriching thousands of documents per second and analysing millions of images per day.
We are looking for someone with a creative, proactive, collaborative, and innovation focused mindset. You will work alongside a team of passionate machine learning engineers driven by enthusiasm for adopting new technologies and excitement about making the difference for customers using applied AI. You will take complete ownership of the AI features you develop : from their conception to their implementation in the product.
Our team is organised over 3 objectives : innovation, research and production.
Innovation : We leverage our AI expertise to constantly imagine new business oriented features to enhance our products.
Research : To implement our algorithms, we need to stay up-to-date to the latest breakthroughs over the Machine Learning world as well as the latest frameworks.
Production : We make a point of designing and developing our algorithms in a software engineering fashion. Scalability is our goal. The models that we develop are running over millions of documents (text or image) per day.
Skills & Requirements
Strong experience with diverse applications of Machine Learning.
A solid background in Statistics, Linear Algebra and Probability Theory.
Classic NLP and ML knowledge – Knowledge of the state of the art models (complexities strengths & weaknesses).
Good knowledge in a Deep Learning framework such as TensorFlow or PyTorch
Practical knowledge of Python.
High proficiency in an OOP setting like Scala, Java, C++, etc.
Strong appetite for Software Engineering.
Along with interesting extra skills : Experience with Big Data technologies such as Spark, Kafka or HBase is a big plus. Experience in Information Retrieval systems (and Elasticsearch) is a plus.
* Experience in Computer Vision is a plus.
Recruitment process: First contact will be with the HR team. Meet some of the AI team members. Technical interview led by the AI team members related to their day-to-day work. Discussion with the CTO.
WHY JOINING US ? You will work with a team of passionate people who are always willing to help and learn from others. You will have the opportunity to apply the most recent literature to concrete AI projects with a real impact on business. The features you develop are meant to be used by our customers and thus will end up in the product. As a growing company, we combine a startup mindset with the resources necessary to commit to exciting new initiatives. At Linkfluence, everyone has an opportunity to make a difference.
* Our Paris office is situated in the heart of Paris, 11th arrondissement (close to Republique), which means we are well-connected.
If you have read this far, you should probably apply ! We are already looking forward to knowing more about you.
We encourage the diversity of applicants across gender, age, ethnicity, nationality, sexual orientation, social background, religion or belief and disability.
About the company
Linkfluence A Meltwater company, first started as a passion project between four students with an ambitious goal: to understand and “map” the social web. Today, Linkfluence is a leading AI-enabled consumer insights company that turns social data into valuable insights for global brands. Our hybrid combination of AI and human expertise is what sets us apart from other social listening players in the industry.
We serve over 500 clients worldwide across all industries, from global brands like LVMH, Nike, and Ralph Lauren, to Danone, Pernod Ricard, and Porsche.
In 2021, Linkfluence was acquired by Meltwater, a leading global provider of media intelligence and social analytics. This important achievement and milestone further highlights Linkfluence’s core mission and vision. This also represents a huge opportunity for growth for the company and for Linkfluencers.
Our team is young, diverse, ambitious, and growing rapidly. We have 180 people of over 20 different nationalities spread across our offices in Paris, London, San Francisco, New York, Düsseldorf, Shanghai, and Singapore. We are a multicultural organization and are committed to a gender-balanced workforce.
If you’re passionate about staying on top of online trends, if your ambition is to help companies serve their customers, if you’re curious about what’s happening in the world and love to listen to others, and if you’re thrilled to be a part of shaping the future of social media intelligence, then we want to hear from you!