Software Engineer, Search Ads

Pinterest, San Francisco

Visual discovery destination

Pinterest is one of the fastest growing online ad platforms. We’re looking for engineers with experience in areas like machine learning, text mining, and information retrieval to help us develop new data-driven techniques for boosting the relevance of promoted pins. You’ll be joining an early stage team that is growing quickly and laying the foundation for Pinterest’s business success.

What you’ll do:

  • Mine text and visual signals to better understand promoted pin relevance
  • Build large-scale online machine learned models to predict ad engagement
  • Architect new systems for doing ad optimization at internet scale
  • Work with product and sales teams to design and implement new ad products

What we’re looking for:

  • Expertise in machine learning, data mining, and natural language processing
  • Experience with MapReduce, Hadoop, and/or distributed systems


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