Senior Machine Learning Engineer II
Search Retrieval
Posted on 3/14/2023
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Apache Spark
Apache Beam
  • A track record of efficiently implementing ML models for high traffic, low latency, large data applications that produced meaningful impact on the end users
  • 2+ years experience writing high quality production code, demonstrating strong software engineering and coding skills
  • Proficiency in neural ML frameworks such as PyTorch, Jax, Keras, Tensorflow
  • Experience with large-scale data ETL frameworks and ML workflow frameworks such as Apache Spark, Beam, Airflow, Kubeflow Pipelines etc
  • Proficiency in Python, Scala, and/or other equivalent languages
  • Experience in Rust (our graph engine is written in Rust!), Golang, C/C++ or other high-performance programming languages
  • A product focus and passion for using machine learning to tackle real-world problems
  • Effective written communication and comfort working in a remote team with a strong Slack and Google Docs culture
  • Strategically pick ideas from the latest in ML research with the highest potential to benefit Etsy buyers and quickly prototype them on Etsy data
  • Propose pragmatic long-term project plans that demonstrate value early through fast iteration
  • Create large, scalable data ETL pipelines for new features to power our models
  • Optimize ML models to meet latency SLAs at the scale of Etsy production traffic and launch live A/B experiments to test our hypotheses
  • Analyze and learn from experiment results, and disseminate our findings throughout Etsy and beyond through conference publications and talks
  • Lead high code quality and engineering standards in the team
  • Of course, this is just a sample of the kinds of work this role will require! You should assume that your role will encompass other tasks, too, and that your job duties and responsibilities may change from time to time at Etsy's discretion, or otherwise applicable with local law

1,001-5,000 employees

Handmade & vintage items marketplace platform
Company Overview
Etsy’s mission is to keep human connection at the heart of commerce through their e-commerce platform dedicated to handmade and vintage items. The company has developed a vibrant community marketplace that empowers sellers and entrepreneurs to keep doing what they love and also delivers buyers to look for something special with human touch.
  • 100% paid medical, dental, and vision coverage for employees and their eligible dependents
  • Life, AD&D, & supplemental long-and short-term disability insurance
  • Matching 401(k)
  • Generous PTO policy
  • Paid sabbatical program
  • Charitable contribution match
  • Volunteer time off
Company Core Values
  • We commit to our craft
  • We minimize waste
  • We embrace differences
  • We dig deeper
  • We lead with optimism