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PredictionIO: Machine Learning Evangelist


Are you passionate about machine learning and open source? Do you have the ability to engage other developers and data scientists? If yes, read on ...



PredictionIO Company: PredictionIO
Location: San Francisco Bay area, CA
Web: www.prediction.io


Are you passionate about machine learning and open source? Do you have the ability to engage other developers and data scientists? If the answer to is "Yes", please read on...

Why PredictionIO?
PredictionIO's ( prediction.io ) open source machine learning server is a leader in the domain of machine intelligence and predictive APIs. Machine learning is now allowing developers to build and deploy smarter software re-imaging whole industries.

Over the last two decades machines haven't just been beating chess grandmasters and Jeopardy contestants! At the same time machine learning techniques have been pioneered at an industrial scale by companies like Amazon, Facebook and Google to power product recommendations, find people you may know, organize the world's information and much more.

Following a successful launch in 2012, PredictionIO has become the most popular open source machine learning project on Github. Already powering hundreds of applications and a community of over 5,000 software developers. PredictionIO is backed by Stanford University's StartX, Mozilla's WebFWD and $2.5M funding from well-known Silicon Valley venture capital firms.

Now is a great time to get involved!

Why Should I Join?
It is a rare opportunity to be the early hero of a fast-growing Machine Learning project that is backed by top investors. Work with a dedicated team of developers and data scientists from Google, Palantir and world class universities including Stanford and Berkeley, on a cutting edge tech stack: Scala, Hadoop, Spark, MLlib. Build something truly great - it's not Skynet but it is the MySQL of machine learning!

We are looking for a Machine Learning Evangelist:
  • Good knowledge in applying Machine Learning techniques to solve practical problems
  • Passionate about communicating complicated concepts to developers
  • Enjoys writing engaging developer docs, tutorials and demos
  • Strong programming experience, especially with Scala, is a plus

 
Contract Type: Full-time

_Contact_:
Please contact career+kdnuggets@prediction.io with your resume and, optionally, writing samples on any developer or machine learning related topic.