Research Scientist, Information Retrieval/Machine Learning Adchemy
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Adchemy is seeking an information retrieval and machine learning expert to join our Research team. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in expanding the capabilities, scalability and ease of use of Adchemy?s revolutionary IntentMap technology. IntentMaps enable online advertisers to turbocharge their search engine marketing campaigns with no increase in their marketing costs.
We seek a smart, productive self-starter, who thrives on designing and developing data-driven algorithmic solutions and who enjoys keeping up-to-date with the algorithms / operations research / mathematical modeling literature.
The ideal candidate will be equally at ease with the design, from the ground up, of new algorithms, and with the adaptation of fresh-off-the-press algorithmic discoveries to our existing algorithms. This position will report to the Director of Research and Analytics, but the role will involve significant cross-functional interaction, particularly with engineering, product management and business groups.
Apply state-of-the-art information retrieval techniques to support Adchemy?s and our clients? IntentMap-based advertising campaigns
Use sophisticated analytical methods to automate existing processes and enable new capabilities
Consult for the product management team to scope and prioritize new product features enabled by the research team?s discoveries
Build fully scalable prototypes to test new algorithms
Work with search engine marketers to tailor algorithmic solutions to address specific business scenarios
Support the Engineering team in delivering solutions into production
Support analysis efforts of cross-functional teams to address business issues
Strong background in at least two of the following: design and analysis of algorithms, operations research, machine learning, applied mathematics
Familiarity with discriminative and probabilistic methods, text processing, language modeling, and natural language processing
Experience in Java programming and scripting languages (Perl/Python)
Strong communication and collaboration skills
PhD in Computer Science, Operations Research, Applied Mathematics, Electrical Engineering, Computational Linguistics, Statistics, or related field
Experience in one or more of the following areas are plusses:
Applied machine learning skills
Industry experience, especially in an online advertising related setting
Familiarity with MapReduce or related methods for large-scale data processing
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED