Natural Language Processing Engineer
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Merlin Labs

51-200 employees

Autonomous flight technology company
Company Overview
Merlin, an aviation technology company, offers a dynamic and engaging work environment where employees can directly see the impact of their contributions towards the advancement of autonomous flight. The company's competitive edge lies in its focus on autonomous flight technology, a niche yet rapidly growing sector within the aviation industry. As a leader in this field, Merlin provides an unparalleled opportunity for its employees to be at the forefront of technological progress in aviation.
AI & Machine Learning
Food & Agriculture
Aerospace
B2B

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$187.4M

Founded

2019

Headquarters

Boston, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

10%

1 year growth

73%

2 year growth

169%
Locations
Mojave, CA, USA • Cambridge, MA, USA • Denver, CO, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
Tensorflow
Git
Pytorch
Java
JIRA
Natural Language Processing (NLP)
REST APIs
CategoriesNew
AI & Machine Learning
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Masters degree in computer science or related field, or equivalent work experience
  • Experience building natural language understanding products for research or commercial environment
  • Fluency in Python, competency with C++ and/or Java
  • Experience with deep learning techniques, including implementations via frameworks and libraries such as PyTorch, ArrayFire, and Tensorflow
Responsibilities
  • Assist in development of a speech-to-semantics system optimized for air traffic communication, with a focus on semantic parsing
  • Apply existing methods of semantic parsing to improve performance of our system
  • Plan and develop experiments to test new ideas for our semantic parser
  • Interact with annotators and data collection engineers to expand our systems training and test data
  • Collaborate with other NLP engineers to integrate the speech-to-semantics system into our larger pipeline of Merlin's natural language understanding system
  • Keep current with research in the semantic parsing community, and communicate discoveries with the rest of the NLP team
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience developing production-quality software on teams using tools such as Jira, GitHub, and continuous integration pipelines to facilitate project management, code review, and testing
  • Experience with both neural and statistical methods of semantic parsing