Senior Machine Learning Engineer

Boston, MA
Research /
Full Time /
About Pryon: 
We’re a team of AI, tech, and language experts whose DNA lives in Alexa, Siri, Watson, and virtually every human language technology product on the market. Now we’re building an industry-leading knowledge management platform. Our proprietary, cutting-edge natural language processing capabilities transform unstructured data into meaningful experiences that increase productivity with unmatched accuracy and speed.

Pryon is seeking a Senior Machine Learning Engineer for our AI Engineering team. In this role, you'll be part of a team that is building world-class information retrieval and question answering systems over structured and unstructured data.

In This Role You Will:

    • Build the new generation of AI-driven search systems.
    • Scale our IR systems to very large collections of documents.

What You'll Need to Be Successful

    • A strong foundation in Computer Science with competencies in data structures, algorithms, and software design.
    • 5+ years of industry experience. Technical leadership experience a plus. 
    • Masters or higher degree in Machine Learning, Computer Science, or related field. Or Bachelors degree with relevant work experience.
    • Experience with IR frameworks, vector databases and similarity search algorithms. 
    • Experience with deploying large language models in production use. 
    • Expertise in one or more of: Python, Java, Golang, C++.
    • Experience with one or more of TensorFlow, PyTorch, Jax, or another deep learning toolkit.
    • Experience with cloud based development environments such as AWS, Azure, or GCP.  Experience with micro-service creation is a plus.
    • Problem solving skills.  Hands on, get stuff done attitude.
    • Team player with ability to work in a close knit, fast paced startup environment.
$160,000 - $200,000 a year
Actual cash compensation may vary depending on factors including, but not limited to, location and experience. The range listed is just one component of Pryon's compensation package.
Benefits for Full Time Employees: 
100% Company paid Health/Dental/Vision benefits for you and your dependents
Life Insurance, Short-term and Long-term Disability
Unlimited PTO

We are interested in every qualified candidate who is authorized to work in the United States. However, we are not able to sponsor or take over sponsorship of employment Visas at this time.

Pryon is an equal-opportunity employer and values diversity. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability.