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Full-Time

Senior Manager of Applied ML

Search and Recommendations

Updated on 7/23/2024

Wayfair

Wayfair

10,001+ employees

E-commerce platform for furniture and decor

Consulting
Consumer Goods

Senior

Mountain View, CA, USA

Category
Applied Machine Learning
AI & Machine Learning
Required Skills
Python
Java
Natural Language Processing (NLP)
Google Cloud Platform
Requirements
  • 7+ years of industry experience in Search, NLP, Ranking, Ads, Recommender systems, and Machine Learning
  • Strong technical skills in Python and/or Java for ML problems
  • Experience managing large-scale ML projects
  • Ability to work with high-level business stakeholders
  • Strong track record of publishing in ML forums
  • Experience with cloud-native tech, GCP, and Vertex
  • Team management experience
Responsibilities
  • Take on technical leadership for the whole search and recs ML strategy for Wayfair
  • Lead the development of cutting-edge multi-modal search and recommendation experiences
  • Develop a holistic strategy to evolve and power diverse product experiences
  • Mentor and grow teams dedicated to delivering at-scale experiences
  • Create a vision for and develop and improve the end-to-end shopping journey
  • Design and implement at-scale ranking systems
  • Develop extensible, reusable, and at-scale capabilities

Wayfair is a leading e-commerce platform specializing in home furnishings and decor, offering an expansive selection that caters to diverse tastes and budgets. The company stands out for its strong customer-centric approach, utilizing advanced e-commerce technologies to enhance the shopping experience. Working at Wayfair provides employees with the opportunity to be part of a dynamic team that values innovation in digital commerce and customer engagement, making it an ideal environment for professionals passionate about driving technological advancements in the retail industry.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$2.3B

Headquarters

Boston, Massachusetts

Founded

2002

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

11%

1 year growth

4%

2 year growth

-15%