We are looking for an experienced Machine Learning manager to join our growing engineering team. At Quora, we use Machine Learning in various parts of the product - feed ranking, recommendations, content understanding, spams detection and Ads selections, etc. As a Machine Learning expert, you will have a unique opportunity to have substantial impact by leading and growing the team that advances these systems, as well as uncovering new opportunities to apply Machine Learning to the Quora product. Your team will also play a key role in developing machine learning tools and abstractions.
Lead and grow a team of expert machine learning engineers
Provide technical guidance in ML experiments and projects
Identify new opportunities to apply Machine Learning to different parts of the Quora product
Take end to end ownership of Machine Learning systems
Partner with other teams such as Data, Design and Product to collaborate on projects across the company
Work with the engineering management team to develop new initiatives and improve existing processes across the entire engineering team
Work closely with Recruiting to expand the team, including sourcing and interviewing candidates, participating in conferences/events and on-boarding new employees
5+ years of industry experience in Machine Learning or related field
3+ years of experience in managing engineering teams
Deep understanding of the mathematical foundations of Machine Learning algorithms
Previous experience building end to end Machine Learning or related systems
BS, MS or PhD in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical field
Love of the Quora product
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
We want to democratize access to knowledge of all kinds—from politics to painting, cooking to coding, etymology to experiences—so if someone out there knows something, anyone else can learn it. Our mission is to share and grow the world's knowledge, and we're building a world-class team to help us achieve this mission.