Senior NLP Research Engineer

We are developing an innovative, conversational voice-based AI for the restaurant world.
Its first skill is already being deployed at scale: automated order taking in Quick Service Restaurants (QSRs) where it improves customer experience, increases sales, and reduces employee stress.

The position includes state-of-the-art approaches in NLP and NLU. We are looking for someone strong in the NLP technology to production, to develop new algorithms or problems that arise in the Natural understanding field.
The position is part of the Speech Recognition team. They work on models that identify the intention from the audio and text in order to create a fast and accurate identification of the products. There are many challenges. One of the goals of the team is that the Machine Learning will tell the person who orders their next step of the order.

A thorough understanding of drive-through voice orders requires deep technical knowledge. To tackle this big challenge, we're building our own Speech Recognition and Natural Language Understanding stack from the ground up.

Are you up for the challenge?

You would bring:
- MSc degree in Computer Science or equivalent industry experience.
- 4+ years of hands-on work experience in NLP in the industry.
- Comprehensive knowledge of machine learning and deep learning.
- In-depth knowledge of at least one of the major frameworks (TensorFlow/PyTorch).
- High proficiency in Python.
- Qualities: Star performer, Team player, Fast, Strong ownership, Passionate about their work, Great communicator.

In This Role You Will:
- Research SOTA approaches in NLU, and evaluate and implement them.
- Own major parts of the NLU tech which is directly used in production.
- Develop novel algorithms for specific problems in our NLU domain focusing on working on noisy input.

About MoveUp recruitment agency

Ranked top 10 Technical Recruitment Agency by Clutch in 2020, just one year after its launch in Ukraine, MoveUp is a rapidly growing boutique recruitment agency providing technical headhunting and placement services to product companies only.

With our international presence, MoveUp continues to be a force within the technical recruiting and talent acquisition industry in Eastern Europe and EU countries.

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Job posted on 28 July 2022
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