Data Scientist: Machine Learning and Intelligence Researcher at wellio


A.I. to empower people to eat well

About Wellio
We are a well funded early stage startup with the goal to empower people reach their aspirations in eating well. We are building an intelligent platform that uses advanced machine learning algorithms and statistical techniques to both generate personalized meal recommendations and reinforce better eating habits.

To achieve our goal we have assembled a team of smart, empirically motivated, disagreeable givers who care about making a difference in the world. We believe that using technology, collaboration, innovation and diversity we can transform the way people eat and cook.

As one of the first 10 employees at wellio, you will highly impact the design and development of our product. We are looking for creative people who are comfortable with ambiguity and enjoy learning and teaching as part of a dynamic team.

What will you be working on?
Develop state-of-the-art machine learning and neural network methodologies to improve the intelligent wellio platform
Develop highly scalable deep learning algorithms to improve our food recommendation and personalization systems
Apply your expert coding skills to integrate your data products directly into the wellio platform by collaborating with our engineers
Collaborate closely with the wellio team in the design and creation of the our product

Do you have the right chops?
You have an MS degree in Computer Science, Machine Learning, Statistics or related quantitative field or 3+ years of relevant experience
You are deeply knowledgeable in machine learning and intelligence
You have experience building systems based on machine learning and deep learning methods
You have experience building retrieval information and recommender systems based on advanced machine learning techniques. Knowledge and experience in Natural Language Understanding is a big plus
You have strong Python programming skills and familiar with relevant technologies. Experience working with AWS or GCP Big Data technologies stacks is a plus.
You have at least one recipe that you really like and know how to cook

About you
You enjoy working on a small agile dynamic team where everyone is valued
You are creative, like learning new skills and teaching others
You believe that sharing is caring and therefore like to communicate your work and learn what other on the team are doing
You are motivated to have a positive impact on the world and want to work on a diverse set of problems in a diverse environment
You believe that work should be fun and enjoy working with others
You like to try new things and believe in failing fast
You like chocolate, especially dark chocolate