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Senior Software Developer (Machine Learning/Data Intel) - CNN Digital
New York, NY

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Job Description

Req ID: 169718

The Turner Story

Turner is a division of WarnerMedia along with our sister companies, HBO and Warner Bros., delivering brands like CNN, HLN, TNT, TBS, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, Turner Sports and so much more!

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Our Story

We are CNN. THE WORLD'S MOST ESSENTIAL AND ENGAGING SOURCE OF DIGITAL NEWS. We are in the midst of rapid transformation and need you to help us find the next generation of innovators, makers, and dreamers who will lead and drive our growth. We aim to make the world a better, more connected place. Join us!

The Job

We are looking for a Machine Learning (ML) Engineer to help us create artificial intelligence products. The responsibilities of the ML Engineer include creating machine learning models and retraining systems. Your ultimate goal will be to shape and build efficient self-learning applications.

* You can design and build web scale distributed systems.
* You are passionate about data science and machine learning.
* You are excited about recommender systems and comfortable reading research papers, interacting with data scientists and implementing ml algorithms from proof of concept to production.
* Additionally, you understand the constraints of working with a growing team and thrive in an environment that is fast-paced and sometimes scrappy.
* You understand that serving a user-facing model comes with a set of restrictions and you know how to be creative to solve them.
* Finally, you are business focused and proactively thinking about new projects that could have a high impact result for the company.

The Daily

* Study and transform data science prototypes
* Design and develop machine learning systems for data scientist to create, train and deploy ML models - Research and implement appropriate ML algorithms and tools
* Develop machine learning applications according to requirements
* Run machine learning tests and experiments
* Perform statistical analysis and fine-tuning using test results
* Train and retrain systems when necessary
* Extend existing ML libraries and frameworks
* Keep abreast of developments in the field

The Essentials

* Proven experience as a ML Engineer or similar role
* Understanding of data structures, data modeling and software architecture
* Familiarity with machine learning frameworks (like Keras or PyTorch) and libraries (like scikit-learn)
* Experience in applying machine learning, predictive analytics and classification techniques towards real product and problems Ability to write robust code in Python or Java or equivalent modern programming language
* Proficiency in SQL, big data technologies and working with large data sets
* BS in Computer Science, Mathematics or similar field; Master's degree is a plus
* Works independently, able to manage multiple projects simultaneously
* Deep curiosity and a demonstrated ability to craft original solutions
* Highly communicative with collaborators and manager
* Proactive in seeking opportunities for innovation
* Designed and built web scale distributed systems
* Deep knowledge of math, probability, statistics and algorithms
* Experience in the media industry with an interest in CNN and the news

The Perks

* Paid time off every year to volunteer
* Access to well-being tools, resources, and freebies
* 2018 Best Company for Working Mothers
* 2018 Best Company for Dads
* An in-house learning and development team to help shape and grow your career
* Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands

Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and E-Verify users. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or prote

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