Kensho is a 100-person AI & machine learning company, centered around providing cutting-edge solutions to meet the challenges of some of the largest & most successful businesses & institutions. Our toolkit illuminates insights by helping the world better understand, process, & leverage messy data. Specifically, our solutions largely involve natural language processing (NLP) & include speech recognition (ASR), entity linking (named entity disambiguation), structured document extraction, automated database linking, text classification, & more. We are continuously expanding our portfolio & are looking for passionate researchers to help us build & deploy state-of-the-art models across a variety of domains!
We are currently seeking a Team Lead for the Natural Language Processing (NLP) team, a product & research organization applying & extending the state of the art of textual & document-based AI across a variety of domains. The ideal candidate has industry experience in one or more core NLP fields, for example:
-Named entity recognition (NER)
-Entity linking & coreference resolution
-Extreme multiclass text classification
-Open-domain question answering
-Relationship & fact extraction