Machine Learning Engineer

Information Technology United States


Machine Learning Engineer Job Description

At Sippd, our mission is to revolutionize the consumer wine-dining and
eCommerce experience by offering highly-personalized wine
recommendations and scores based on the user’s taste and budget
preferences, both at restaurants and shopping online, across 100,000’s of
wines. We believe in empowering consumers by helping them know which
wines they will like, before having tried them focused on strong and delightful user-experiences and social networks.

Sippd is looking for an experienced Machine Learning Engineer to join our
start-up to continue development of our recommendation models, Computer Vision/Optical Character Recognition (OCR) solution for our Android and Apple/IOS applications and Chrome Browser Extension.

Please see our mobile app product demo here:
and our Chrome extension product demo here: .

We need our engineers to be able to quickly test hypotheses, train, build test rigs and test models against predefined KPI’s and suggest new measurements approaches. You’ll be a member of a small start up dedicated to creating the world’s first Artificial Intelligence Personal Sommelier.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the

● Design, develop, and deploy ML systems to power Sippd’s mobile
application and online shopping solutions at scale.
● Extract and transform customer data feeds to be consumed by our ML
● Implement rigorous model testing, validation, and optimization
strategies within automated ETL and training pipelines.
● Guide A/B testing practices to improve solution performance across all
customer implementations.
About Your Experience:
● You have previous experience working as an engineer or data scientist.
● You are proficient in at least one programming language. We use
● You have experience crafting and deploying machine learning software
in a cloud environment. We use Amazon Web Services.
● You are proficient with both supervised machine learning algorithms.
● You have experience with recommendation systems and/or search
engine algorithms and their use-cases.
● You understand data structures, data modeling, and the basics of
software architecture.
● You enjoy building end-to-end data products leveraging both structured
and unstructured datasets, including images, text, and columnar data.
● You are crafty and resourceful in the face of challenging problems.
● You are unafraid to ask questions and continue learning.

What You Get
● Competitive salary, stock options, paid-vacation
● Computer and “get stuff done” office supplies
● Remote-work and a flexible schedule
● The opportunity to work for the coolest wine technology startup on the

Job-Type: Full-time


● Equity
● Flexible Schedule
● Paid Time Off
● Referral Program


● Software Development: 2 years (Preferred)
● Machine Learning: 2 years (Preferred)

U.S. Citizenship or Green Card is required

Sippd Describes Our Culture as:

● Innovative -- innovative and risk-taking
● Outcome-oriented -- results-focused with strong performance culture
● People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused

Company's website: