The R&D ADSK Team at Bloomberg is looking for a seasoned senior software engineer to work on projects involving machine learning, natural language processing and computation linguistics.
Our group develops sophisticated real time systems that help create the best customer service experience possible. This includes the accurate routing of chat based questions to representatives on the desk based on their specialty and experience and in some situations simple dialog systems where the specific question is clearly understood. We also analyze the chat conversation between the representative and the client in real time to help assist the rep and create semi-automated systems to improve their efficiency. The ideal candidate would have background in mathematics and statistics as well as machine learning and natural language processing enabling them to contribute immediately to projects. You will have the opportunity to interface with business to understand the requirements and to drive the direction of the product. We are seeking senior software engineers who can formulate a vision and work towards making it a reality.
Skills & Requirements
- 5+ years of C++ or Java development experience
- 3+ years in natural language processing and machine learning
- Strong Computer Science fundamentals (algorithms, data structures)
- Mathematical background (probability & statistics) a plus
- Industry experience with analyzing dialog systems a strong plus
- Strong communications and interpersonal skills a must
- Knowledge of persistent layers using relational and/or NoSQL databases,
server-side programming in C/C++
- Understanding of software architecture and object-oriented design
About Bloomberg L.P.
Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company’s strength – delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately – is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 315,000 subscribers globally. Bloomberg’s enterprise solutions build on the company’s core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government, Bloomberg New Energy Finance and Bloomberg BNA, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through the Bloomberg Professional service, television, radio, mobile, the Internet and three magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek, Bloomberg Markets and Bloomberg Pursuits, covers the world with more than 2,400 news and multimedia professionals at more than 150 bureaus in 73 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 15,000 people in 192 locations around the world.
Bloomberg is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all backgrounds regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or any other classification protected by law.
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Who you’ll work with
c++ unix-programming concurrency networking
c++ software-engineering unit-testing