TextUs

Machine Learning (ML) Engineer

Jan. 29, 2021

Remote, USA

$105,000 - $120,000 / yr

Machine Learning (ML) Engineer
TextUs is the leading conversational messaging platform for mobile-first customer interactions. We improve business outcomes by allowing organizations to have amazing, message-based conversations with their prospects, customers, and employees across their entire journey with the organization.

WHAT YOU'LL DO
Our Data team is tasked with analyzing the messages data flowing through our system daily, combining it with a variety of other insightful data sources to further our understanding of what makes a great message, and which messages are most likely to further a conversation. We’ll then use these insights to help our customers optimize their workflow and increase conversions.

In this role, you’ll be combining traditional data science work with machine learning tools to build scalable, stable, cost-effective, repeatable, and accurate data pipelines in the cloud that will inform downstream user features. This work may span all aspects of data science and software development lifecycles.

WHO YOU ARE
To be successful in this role, you must be equally skilled in machine learning and data engineering. You have operational experience in leveraging existing ML tools, understanding when to use which algorithms and want to strengthen your proficiency to bring insights to reality.

  • Solid understanding of existing models and a wide range of machine learning (ML) tools Proficiency working with SQL databases and data pipelines.
  • 3-5 years experience writing production-level code in python and/or other languages.
  • Proficiency with professional software engineering practices; including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.
  • You’re comfortable working on a small data team, working iteratively as you run experiments, and equally comfortable with building productionized ML code.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • To be successful in this role, you must be equally skilled in machine learning and data engineering.

Machine Learning responsibilities:

  • Work with existing models and 3rd party ML tools to instrument learnings from our data Applying existing machine learning algorithms to accurately predict a business outcome
  • Productionize the learning models that we believe have value for customers Monitor and optimize models once in production
  • Perform complex modeling on dynamic data sets
  • Experience working with languages and tools like Python, Golang, R, Tensorflow, Sagemaker, etc

  • Data Engineer responsibilities:

  • Build production-ready data pipelines and workflow processes (Postgres, Fivetran, dbt, Snowflake)

  • Load data from 3rd party data sources into our environment using out of the box data connectors (Fivetran, Segment, Zapier, etc)

  • Ensure accuracy and cleanliness of incoming data

*COMPENSATION RANGE: *
$105,000 - $125,000 (FULL TIME) plus. Our compensation decision will be aligned with experience. Headquartered in Colorado, Remote (US).

WHY TEXTUS
Our team members have a clear voice and an impact on the success of TextUs. We are a collaborative, learning and data-driven culture with an experienced and proven leadership team.

TextUs Benefits include:

  • Competitive pay
  • Equity
  • Health/Dental/Vision/Insurance
  • 401K with company match
  • Flex vacation policy
  • Headquartered in Colorado and Remote (US)

How to apply:
If this role interests you, please forward your resume to data.jobs@textus.com.

TextUs does not discriminate based on race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, volunteers, subcontractors, vendors, and clients.

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