Job Description :
Machine Learning Engineer

Pittsburgh, PA

6+ Months

Phone and Skype



1. 8+ years, need to have some experience in commercialization/manufacturing

2. Will have worked in - Python, Java and Scala

3. Understands data structures, data modeling, and software architecture



PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES




Create machine learning models and applications. Use your strong multiple programming languages to lead the design and development of the next generation machine learning algorithms that will drive operational improvements across the healthcare continuum of care and dramatically improve insights for all our stakeholders both internal (analysts, business leaders, etc and external (clinicians, health system CEOs and CIOs, etc,
Select appropriate databases and data representation methods that ensure successful testing of machine learning models and are representative of our client''s data.
Perform statistical analysis and fine-tuning using test results.
Run machine learning tests and experiments.
Keep abreast of developments in machine learning and statistics.




EDUCATION




Bachelors in Computer Science, Machine Learning or related field
Masters preferred




EXPERIENCE




8 Years of total software engineer experience of which 4+ years of experience building functional ML applications for prediction, utilization (e.g., commercial products or government projects), NLP.
Previous experience in using Hadoop ecosystem ML tools (SparkML, Mahout, etc
Experience validating software through industry accepted testing strategies
Experience working in an Agile development environment
Proven experiences on delivering distributed systems and services in a production setting
A portfolio of relevant publications or open-source projects to share with us
A desire to keep up with the field by attending or publishing at relevant conferences (ACL, EMNLP, NAACL-HLT, ICML, NIPS, etc.




SKILLS




Graduate-level expertise (or equivalent industry experience) in machine learning, natural language processing, or related field
Expert knowledge in implementing ML systems at scale in Python, Java, Scala, SparkML, or C/C++ (i.e., not just R or MATLAB)
Be responsible for the architecture, design, development, and operations of large-scale systems designed for machine learning. These may include, but not limited to, data management systems, data engineering workflow systems, distributed compute systems, and their web portal & web service components
A strong mathematical background in statistics and machine learning. Understands data structures, data modeling, and software architecture.
Great presentation and communication skills
Experience with some or all of the following:

REST API''s
SQL
Amazon Web Services
Windows and Linux






Thanks and Regards,

Shivangi Singh | Team Lead | KPG99, INC

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