What you’ll be doing...

We have immediate need for a Junior Machine Learning engineer to join our Data Products team. The Machine Learning engineer will collaborate to the in-house research and development of strategic data products. He / she will develop and deploy state-of-the-art machine learning algorithms to analyze our massive datasets and come up with innovative solutions to make our products smarter. A strong technical background is expected, and successful applicants will also exhibit good communication skills.

Responsibilities:
Work with data scientists to develop state-of-the-art machine learning algorithms on large-scale company data
Design and implement machine learning systems, bringing research results from prototypes to production
Keep up-to-date with the latest technology trends and contribute to key innovation initiatives, publish and patent innovative technology

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:
Degree in Computer Science or another technical subject
Excellent technical skills with 2+ years programming experience in C++, Python, or any other common language
Proven experience in the development of Machine Learning algorithms and systems, including data preparation pipelines
Familiar with agile software development methodologies and tools to deploy and monitor algorithms in production environments
Excellent problem-solving and algorithmic design skills
Familiar with Unix/Linux environments
Results oriented with a demonstrated track record of successful delivery
Fluent in English.

Even better if you have:
Hands-on experience with Computer Vision algorithms design and implementation
Knowledge of Deep Learning frameworks such as Keras, TensorFlow, Torch or Caffe
Experience with cloud platforms (AWS, GC, Azure)
Experience with Big Data Analytics tools (Hadoop, Spark or similar)
Familiar with scientific research, able to read a scientific paper and extract the main ideas

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.