Senior Machine Learning Engineer

  • Reference: SJ46877
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Sligo
  • Category: Information Technology

Our client, an expanding company based in Sligo is hiring a Machine Learning Engineer to join their new Machine Learning Development Group who value intelligence, creativity, quality, technical leadership, and a strong interest to learn.. You will work in an Agile environment, on a collaborative team on cutting edge problems in applied deep learning, machine learning, and AI.  

The team based in Sligo focuses on design, implement, AB-test and deploy production ML models in areas such as search, ranking, recommendations, text analysis, computer vision, Adtech, and CRM. You will work closely with a dynamic team of developers and data scientists.


  • Background in Computer Science and strong understanding of CS fundamentals
  • Strong programming skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • At least 3 years of hands on data analysis and/or machine learning 
  • Experience developing and deploying software in a production setting

 The ideal candidate must have :

  • Msc or Phd in Machine Learning
  • At least 3 years experience building and deploying production-grade Machine Learning models
  • Experience using Scala, Spark, Scalding, Python, Pandas, Scikit-learn, SQL, Terradata, Hadoop, Hive, FrameworkPig, Phoenix, Tensorflow, Keras or other Deep Learning or Natural Language Processing,
  • Computer Vision, Recommender Systems, Search Ranking, Ad bidding


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent field
  • A Master or PHD in Data Science/ Analytics would be highly desirable 

Fantastic work-life balance, competitive salary packages and a full benefits package are on offer. 

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Aideen Cummins on 071-9140252 or email

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