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Machine Learning Engineer, AR/VR Discovery and Distribution

Oculus | Los Angeles, CA

The AR/VR team at Facebook is helping more people around the world come together and connect through world-class VR hardware and software. With global teams dedicated to VR and AR research, computer vision, haptics, social interaction, AR/VR is committed to driving the state of the art forward through relentless innovation. VR and AR's potential to change the world is immense — and we’re just getting started. The mission for the AR/VR Discovery and Distribution team is to grow VR engagement by creating a healthy two-sided ecosystem for content producers and our users. We enable people to discover amazing VR apps, games, events, and experiences that connect people and keep them coming back into VR. We are looking for a Machine Learning Engineer with industry experience working on a range of classification, optimization and ranking problems, e.g. payment fraud, click-through rate prediction, click-fraud detection, search ranking, text/sentiment classification, collaborative filtering/recommendation, or spam detection, as well as strong software engineering skills.

Responsibilities

  • Apply ML and ranking expertise to recommending personalized VR content to users.
  • Architect and build flexible ranking infrastructure and platform to enable scalable content recommendations.
  • Work with product management, data science, marketing to define business goals, product, ranking and infrastructure road map.

Minimum Qualifications

  • BS degree in Computer Science or related quantitative field.
  • Demonstrated experience in the following areas: machine learning, recommendation systems, pattern recognition, data mining or artificial intelligence.
  • Experience with programming languages such as Python, PHP, C++, Java, Perl.

Preferred Qualifications

  • MS or PhD in Computer Science or related quantitative field.
  • 3+ years of experience in the following areas: machine learning, recommendation systems, pattern recognition, data mining or artificial intelligence.
  • 2+ years of software engineering experience using languages such as Python, PHP, C++, Java, Perl.
  • Experience with filesystems, server architectures, and distributed systems.


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