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Software Engineer - Machine Learning

Unbabel, Lisbon

Building multilingual understanding between companies and their customers


What's the opportunity about? 📢

To strengthen the Applied AI team, we are looking for a developer with machine learning or natural language processing (NLP) experience to build, scale and maintain artificial intelligence (AI) services at Unbabel.  You'll be working closely with AI researchers, software engineers, product managers, and data analysts in developing truly disruptive NLP products that are changing the way translation is done. The Applied AI team is responsible for the productisation of the core AI platform and exploration of the new opportunities in NLP and AI.

You'll help create understanding by... 🗝

  • Designing, planning, implementing, test and analyzing mission-critical production code in python and C++
  • Profiling, monitoring and maintaining AI tools and  services
  • Implementing approaches and ideas to help address challenging problems in translation/localization domain
  • Designing algorithms that combine human & machine workers to train high quality ML models.
  • Optimizing existing AI services, infrastructure and technical resources
  • Supporting critical applications in production
  • Building reusable tools to aid in rapid iteration and development.
  • Helping develop and maintain a data and computing infrastructure.
  • Having a lot of fun hanging out with and being a part of the Unbabel team!

You'll move the needle if you have... 🛠

  • MS degree in Computer Science, Machine Learning or Artificial Intelligence major is preferred
  • Solid foundation in Natural Language Processing
  • Minimum of 2 years full time hands-on software engineering experience
  • Experience in developing and promoting machine learning methods and best practices in production environment will be a big plus
  • Strong proficiency in python and C++
  • Knowledge of MT toolkits (Marian, OpenNMT and the like) and NLP libraries and tools (NLTK, SpaCy, CoreNLP) will be a big plus
  • Experience with agile software development
  • Fluent English
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

We build our tower with love, dedication and... 💙

  • Competitive salary at one of Europe’s leading tech startups
  • Stimulating startup environment committed to diversity and inclusion
  • Individual budget for training and conferences
  • Individual budget to setup your workstation(mechanical keyboard, mouse, etc.)
  • Stock options
  • Health Insurance
  • MacBook and external monitor
  • Yearly company retreat
  • Healthy food(fruit, dairy & snacks) in the office
  • Free language courses
  • Surf trips every Thursday morning before work
  • Team lunch every Tuesday
  • Drinks and snacks every Friday
​​Sounds great, doesn't it? If this position fits your profile, apply now with your CV in English!
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The Tower of Unbabel 🚀 

Unbabel’s “Translation as a Service” platform allows modern enterprises to understand and be understood by their customers in dozens of languages.

Powered by AI and refined by a global community of tens of thousands of human linguists, Unbabel delivers professional-grade content at the scale required by modern enterprises like Facebook, Microsoft, Under Armour, Pinterest and Expedia.

Backed by Scale Venture Partners, Notion, Microsoft Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, Samsung NEXT and Y Combinator, Unbabel is accelerating the shift to a world without language barriers.

Unbabelers come from over 30 countries and have created a scaling company that embraces diversity, transparency, team spirit and continuous learning, with a fast-paced Silicon Valley atmosphere in the beautiful city of Lisbon, Portugal. Does this sound good to you? Then this may be the right opportunity - join us on this amazing journey!

About Unbabel

Unbabel’s “Translation as a Service” platform allows modern enterprises to understand and be understood by their customers in dozens of languages. Powered by AI and refined by a global community of tens of thousands of human linguists, Unbabel delivers professional-grade content at the scale required by modern enterprises like Pinterest, Skyscanner, Under Armour and Rovio.

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