Were Hiring Machine Learning Engineer - Tel Aviv, Israel Based
Agoda is the largest & fastest growing online hotel booking platform in Asia. And as aBooking Holdings (BKNG) company, we are part of the largest online travel company in the world. We have the dynamism & short chain of command of a startup & the capital to make things happen.
Our Tel Aviv team is looking for top quality passionate engineers to build dataapplications across our business domains.
WhyMachine Learning in Agoda?
In Agoda we adopt a data-centric approach to solve almost all business problems. We build machine learning applications to answer questions like ranking, recommendation, bidding, loyalty & pricing. Our systems scale across multiple data centers, handling a few hundred thousand requests per second, & respond within a few milliseconds.
This is a unique combination of hard-core engineering challenges (scalability, performance, sometimesreally low-level tuning) & complex machine learning algorithms.
Day to day
- Youll work with experienced engineers data scientists & product owners to identify business opportunities, design & create new data pipelines from scratch, all the way to deploying them to production
- Develop solutions for real world, large scale problems
- Participate in cutting edge research in machine learning applications
- Improve scalability, speed & performance of existing models
- 3+ years of industry experience, including software development experience
- Experience in one or more object-oriented languages, including Scala, Python, Java or C++
- Experience working in an agile environment using test driven methodologies
- Adherence to data driven development where decisions are based on data & A/B experimentation
- Desire to learn the details of advance machine learning algorithms
- Willing to travel a few times a few times a year to our remote office in Thailand.
Nice to have
- Work or educational experience in Machine Learning or Artificial Intelligence
- Experience working with Apache Spark, Tensorflow, Caffe, Torch, Theano, or Scikit-Learn
- Experience building large-scale distributed products
- Passionate about functional programming
A few of the technologies we use
Scala, Spark & MLlib, Python, Jupyter, Hadoop, Hive, Impala
If you feel you are the right candidate to take us to the next level, then get in touch! Agoda is full of like-minded people who demand success & ensure we reach it.
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