Lead NLP Research Engineer
Posted on 9/14/2023
INACTIVE
Genies

51-200 employees

Avatar technology company enabling personalized digital experiences
Company Overview
Genies, a leading avatar technology company, offers a unique work environment that thrives on creativity and technical innovation, enabling employees to shape the future of digital experiences. The company's competitive edge lies in its strategic partnerships with industry giants like Universal Music Group and Warner Music Group, and its successful launch of an AR Developer Kit, which expands the scope of avatar experiences. With a robust financial backing of $250M and a valuation of $1 billion, Genies demonstrates strong industry leadership and potential for growth.
Consumer Goods
Crypto & Web3
B2C

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$268.5M

Founded

2017

Headquarters

Los Angeles, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

-16%

2 year growth

27%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Tensorflow
Data Structures & Algorithms
Pytorch
AWS
Natural Language Processing (NLP)
Google Cloud Platform
CategoriesNew
AI & Machine Learning
Requirements
  • Expertise in natural language processing (NLP), machine learning, deep learning, and large language models
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in model training, deployment, and procedures for acquiring and validating human-labeled data
  • Experience in training, fine-tuning, and deploying large language models (LLM)
  • Proven track record of implementing NLP techniques to develop conversational agents, chatbots, or virtual assistants
  • Proficiency with deep learning frameworks like TensorFlow, PyTorch, and JAX
  • Familiarity with NLP toolkits such as spaCy and Hugging Face Transformers
  • Solid communication skills and a history of fruitful collaborations
  • Strong foundation in algorithms, data structures, and object-oriented programming
  • Self-motivated and adept at operating independently
Responsibilities
  • Identifying innovative NLP solutions for the product suite and defining the roadmap for their implementation
  • Leading the training, fine-tuning, and deployment of large language models
  • Overseeing the AI lifecycle from data acquisition to model deployment and real-time monitoring
  • Collaborating with cross-functional units, fostering knowledge exchange and enhancing business impact through machine learning
Desired Qualifications
  • An advanced degree (PhD or Master's) in computer science, artificial intelligence, or a related discipline
  • Prior roles as a tech lead or manager
  • Experience crafting machine learning models in cloud environments like AWS or GCP, with specific knowledge of Sagemaker being a plus
  • Published contributions in renowned machine learning conferences or journals
  • Experience with game theory, AI creator bots, and emotionally intelligent avatars