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2020-15831 -

Senior Big Data Developer, Machine Learning

Location(s): Petah Tikva, Israel
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Intuit is a mission-driven, global financial platform company that gives everyone the opportunity to prosper. With products like TurboTax, QuickBooks and Mint, we’re using technology to build solutions to challenging financial problems for millions of people around the world.

Overview

In this role, you’ll be part of a vibrant team of data scientists and machine learning engineers.  You’ll be expected to help architect, code, optimize, and deploy machine learning models at scale using the latest industry tools and techniques.  You’ll also help automate, deliver, monitor, and improve machine learning solutions. Important skills include software development, systems engineering, data wrangling, feature engineering, architecting, and testing.  

What you'll bring

  • BS, MS, or PhD degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent practical experience.Strong knowledge of
      • Computer science fundamentals: data structures, algorithms, performance complexity, and implications of computer architecture on software performance (e.g., I/O and memory tuning).  
      • Software engineering fundamentals:  version control systems (i.e. Git, Github) and workflows, and ability to write production-ready code.
    • Knowledge of
      • Machine Learning/Data Science languages, tools, and frameworks (e.g., Spark, Scala, Python, R, SQL, SkLearn, NLTK, Numpy, Pandas, TensorFlow, Keras, Java).   
      • Machine learning techniques (e.g., classification, regression, and clustering) and principles (e.g., training, validation, and testing).  
      • Data query and data processing tools/systems (e.g., relational, NoSQL, stream processing).
      • Distributed computing systems and related technologies (e.g., Spark, Hive).
      • Mathematics fundamentals: linear algebra, calculus, probability

    Preferred Additional Qualifications:

    • Familiar with
      • Cloud technologies, in particular AWS.
      • DevOps concepts (e.g., CICD).
      • Software container technology (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes)
    • Experience with designing and developing deep learning architectures
    • Deploying highly scalable software for SaaS products

    Use cases

    • Model Productionalization: Works with data scientists to productionalize prototype models to the point where it can be used by customers at scale. This might involve increasing the amount of data used to train the model, automation of training and prediction, and orchestration of data for continuous prediction. The engineer would be expected to understand the details of the data being used and provide metrics to compare models.
    • Model Enhancement: Work on existing codebases to either enhance model prediction performance or to reduce training time. In this use case you will need to understand the specifics of the algorithm implementation in order to enhance it. This enhancement could be exploratory work based off of a performance need or directed work based off of ideas that other data science team members propose.
    • Machine Learning Tools: The Big Data Engineer would build a tool for a specific project, or multiple projects though generally these types of projects are decoupled from any one project. The goal of this type of use case would be to ease a pain point in the data science process. This may involve speeding up training, making a data processing easier, or data management tooling.

How you will lead

You can expect to...

 

  • Design and build systems which improve machine learning scalability, usability, and performance.
  • Work cross functionally with product managers, data scientists, and engineers to understand, implement, refine, and design machine learning and other algorithms.
  • Effectively communicate results to peers and leaders.
  • Explore the state-of-the-art technologies and apply them to deliver customer benefits.
  • Interact with a variety of data sources, working closely with peers and partners to refine features from the underlying data and build end-to-end pipelines
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