Director of Machine Learning - Search / Relevance

Director of Machine Learning - Search / Relevance

  • Location SUNNYVALE, CA
  • Career Area Data Science and Analytics
  • Job Function Data Science and Analytics
  • Employment Type -
  • Position Type -
  • Requisition 1168076BR

What you'll do at

As a leader of the team, you'll
- Direct the team to improve the relevance of search results by leveraging machine learning techniques
- Be responsible for developing sustainable methodology to run quick iterations of machine learning experiments
- Nurture the culture of fail often and fail fast
- Deliver big returns by putting big bets and using most advanced technologies
- Lead and coach a team of mostly PhDs and engineering managers to deliver best in class machine learning solutions
- Be at the forefront with your team solving real customer problems and helping hundreds of millions of Walmart customers to save money and live better

Minimum Qualifications

- 7+ Experience in developing large scale ML products for consumers
- Prior hands on experience with ML model, code and pipeline
- PhD in Information Retrieval, NLP or any other of area of ML
- Experience in leading a team of PhDs and ML Engineers
- Passion for building data driven culture, growing talents and hunger for making big impact

Preferred Qualifications

- Prior experience in E-commerce search or Web Search relevance
- Background in e-commerce or retail
- External visibility in terms of papers, blogs or conference talks

About Walmart Labs

Imagine working in an environment where one experiment can catapult an entire industry toward a smarter future. That’s what we do at Walmart Labs. We’re a team of 5,000+ software engineers, data scientists, designers and product managers within Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, delivering innovations that improve how our customers shop and our enterprise operates.

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • 100% coverage for in network preventative care
  • Retirement Plan
  • Vision Plans
  • Dental Plans
  • Exclusive Discounts

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