Data Scientist, Machine Learning & AI

Bologna, Italy /
Artificial Intelligence /
Full-time, permanent (tempo indeterminato)
ABOUT MUSIXMATCH:

Musixmatch is the leading music metadata company, featuring the world’s largest lyrics catalog and +70M users as contributors. Musixmatch is a partner of companies like Spotify, Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Google, MTV, Shazam, Vevo and has a partnership with +4,000 indie music publishers and top music publishers like Sony/ATV, EMI Music Publishing, Universal Music Publishing, Warner/Chappell, Kobalt, BMG Rights, and Harry Fox Agency.

We are a bunch of creatives who care about our work and what we do.  We believe that participation and collaboration are key to getting things done well.  We are looking for tech-savvy people who are eager to learn in a fast-paced environment, who have an international outlook on life, and who love taking on new challenges.

For our AI & Machine Learning team we’re now looking for a Data Scientist, Machine Learning & AI Engineer in our HQ in Bologna (Italy).

IMPORTANT NOTICE

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak we have put this position on hold, however we are still super happy to receive your application for us to review and when the position is active again, we will reach out to you should your candidacy match our needs.

Keep safe and healthy!!

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON:

Natural Language Processing and Query Understanding
Deep Learning
Text Understanding and Classification
Large-scale Machine Learning
Image Processing and Computer Vision
Recommendation systems and Content Personalization
Learning to Rank for Search and Ads
Fraud and Abuse Detection

REQUIREMENTS:

Share our values (below).
Have strong analytical and quantitative skills.
Familiar with techniques in Machine Learning, Data Mining, Recommender Systems, Information Retrieval, Natural Language Processing, Computational Advertising, Deep Learning and Computer Vision or related fields.
Ph.D. degree in Machine Learning, Data Mining, Recommender Systems, Information Retrieval, Natural Language Processing, Computational Advertising, Deep Learning and Computer Vision or related fields.
Demonstrate the capability to review and write technical papers.
Contribute to research that can be applied to Musixmatch products.
Ability to quickly prototype ideas and solve complex problems by adapting creative approaches.
Strong collaborator and communicator, while fostering the engineers around you to grow and learn.

SKILLS:

Have strong technical and programming skills.
2 years minimum experience with these programming languages: Python, C++. A good experience in JavaScript/Node.js and PHP is preferred.
Familiar with one or more of these Machine Learning frameworks: NLTK, CNTK, Torch, TensorFlow.
Experience in one or more of these numerical computing platforms: NumPy, Matlab, R.
WHAT WE OFFER:

- Remote working, flexible schedule
- Generous training budget 
- Top class tech and equipment
- Company-wide retreat once per year
- Welfare plan

COVID-19 DISCLAIMER:

Musixmatch is actively hiring and, in response to COVID-19, conducting all interviews and onboarding virtually. Any new or current team members will be temporarily working remotely until it is safe to return to the office.

**Due to the amount of CVs that we receive, unfortunately, it is impossible to answer every applicant, thus if you have not received a response from us, please be patient. We do assure you that we will contact you should you be selected to move forward in the recruitment process. We would therefore like to thank all applicants for their interest and time.**