Research Scientist, Natural Language Processing (PhD University Grad) 2019

We are seeking world-class natural language processing experts to join our teams in developing next generation products and platforms doing research and engineering at scale. We're applying cutting-edge language technologies to a wide range of media understanding challenges at Facebook.

RESEARCH SCIENTIST, NATURAL LANGUAGE PROCESSING (PHD UNIVERSITY GRAD) 2019 RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conduct research to advance the state of the art in neural networks and NLP.
  • Utilize that research to develop and deploy scalable neural network models into production to impact billions of people using Facebook.
  • Collaborate with team members from other research and applied research teams working on a variety of deep learning and NLP problems.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
  • Currently has or is in the process of obtaining a PhD degree or completing a postdoctoral assignment in the field of Natural Language Processing, Text Understanding, Machine Translation or similar
  • Must be available to start employment on or after January 1, 2019
  • Interpersonal experience: cross-group and cross-culture collaboration
  • Experience in C/C++
  • Proven track record of achieving results as demonstrated by grants, fellowships, patents, as well as first-authored publications at workshops or conferences such as ACL, EMNLP, NAACL, or similar
  • Must obtain work authorization in country of employment at the time of hire, and maintain ongoing work authorization during employment
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Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com .

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