Sr. Machine Learning Engineer - Copenhagen

Issuu, Copenhagen

Connecting content to people.

At Issuu, we empower content creators through cutting edge tools, technology and services. We exist to help creators of longform, highly visual content build audiences and businesses. We're looking for a Machine Learning Engineer to join our ride.

You will be joining our Structured Data team as a Machine Learning specialist.  
Focus is on content extraction, document analysis and categorization. 

The Structured Data team is working on content extraction and repurposing to allow content to be rendered on multiple channels (desktop, mobile, social media etc.). This work includes pdf decomposition, image analysis, document structure analysis, text analysis and categorization. 

We are looking to extend the team with someone who can add their strong machine learning competencies, bringing value to our product and users, and mentoring the team to increase its machine learning skills. You will be working end to end from idea inception to creating production system in close collaboration with the team.

We are the right company for you, if you

  • want to work on a product that matters to a lot of people – We receive hundreds of visits per second and host over 50M+ documents,
  • consider yourself one of the best at what you do and you're looking for equally talented colleagues,
  • are self-driven and would never just want to take the next ticket,
  • are curious and never stopped learning and exploring new languages, technologies and solutions,
  • seek a culture where all voices matter when it comes to shaping the future of the product,
  • want to work with colleagues who have ‘here to help’ attitude, and absolutely want to help you succeed.

We are looking for someone who has

  • a Master’s degree in CS or equivalent,
  • technical depth and 3+ years of practical work experience in machine learning and algorithms,
  • ability to gather data and implement ML models and evaluate their accuracy as well as producing production quality code,
  • has worked with deep learning models; NLP, Image analysis, Text analysis, RNN,
  • experience with model validation, verification and visualization,
  • worked with functional languages (e.g. OCaml, Ml, Erlang, Elixir),
  • excellent communication skills in English.

  • Can you say yes to most of these qualifications? If you want to build truly scalable systems and work on something that matters, it’s time to apply!

Other things you should know are

  • we're currently working on Issuu’s Story Cloud both on web and mobile apps, machine learning for better understanding of our content, internal analytics and our famous reading experience to mention a few examples,
  • we currently use Ocaml, Python, Javascript and we’re extremely open to using new languages and/or technologies,
  • our architecture is microservice-oriented using AMQP,
  • we use CI/DC and deploy multiple times a day on AWS and use Docker Swarm, SQL, Redis, Node, etc.,
  • we strive to be agile (Who doesn’t?), but we're not religious about Scrum, Kanban or any other methodology.
Would You Like to Join?
We're looking for the right person to join our team in Copenhagen and if it's you, don't hesitate to apply! In addition to the Engineering team, you find members from both Customer Success, Product, Design, Analytics and Management.

Our Copenhagen office is located in the hip yet gritty district of Vesterbro. We provide delicious catered lunches, regular outings and nice parties, but we also build arcade machines, design escape rooms, host video and craft beer evenings and have one of the slickest table tennis setups going around.

Dig deeper.
Most of our content creators are on a mission to change their world in some way. They are passionate and driven and we consider ourselves the same. Check some of them out:
The avantgarde Italian kids fashion magazine: https://issuu.com/kidswearmagazine
The Danish outdoor garage start-up magazine: https://issuu.com/outsite.org
The Polish/Irish photographer: https://issuu.com/thefix-analogue-magazine
The American Meteorite Exchange Inc. Magazine: https://issuu.com/meteorite-times

We encourage everyone to apply regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital, veteran or disability status.

About Issuu

A truly modern media company, Issuu gives anyone with digitally bound content the ability to upload and distribute their publications worldwide. In just minutes. And as often as they’d like. Each day, more than 20,000 newly uploaded publications become instantly available to active readers around the world who use Issuu’s site and mobile apps to discover and engage with what they love, from magazines, newspapers and portfolios, to catalogs, DIY guides, community programs and more. Creators everywhere choose to publish on Issuu because they get what they need to grow, including collaboration tools, advanced analytics, and the ability to charge for publications. And their readers are rewarded with the absolute best reading experience possible — regardless of device or platform.


Want to learn more about Issuu? Visit Issuu's website.