AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP Lead Architect - Chatbot in Chennai, India
Strong Java/C/C++ programming skills.
Familiarity with ML tools and packages like Caffe, Torch, TensorFlow, Weka, MLLib, OpenNLP, etc.
Practical experience building production quality and large scale deployment of applications related to natural language processing and machine learning.
In-depth knowledge of machine learning algorithms and ability to apply them in data driven natural language processing techniques.
Ability to quickly prototype ideas / solutions, perform critical analysis, and use creative approaches for solving complex problems.
Excellent communication skills.
Key responsibilities include researching, developing and implementing innovative machine learning, artificial intelligence and NLP techniques.
Apply knowledge of natural language processing algorithms and machine learning for development of chatbots
Provide technical guidance to teams on the choice of machine learning approaches appropriate for a task.
Clear communication and transfer of machine learning solutions to applied ML engineers, data scientists and engineers on product teams.
Provide architectural guidance on transitioning prototypes to high-performance production models
Providing feedback on tools and new features needed back to platform development teams
Develop core platform technologies required for NLP for various languages.
Work in a highly collaborative environment with teams across AZ to adopt their frameworks and technologies whenever appropriate and contribute back whenever necessary.
Design, develop and deploy software solutions that impact AZ’s business
- Machine Learning, Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics or related field with specialization in natural language processing and/or machine learning, or:
Experience with tools for statistical computing (e.g. R, NumPy, SciPy).
Knowledge of internationalization tools and standards.
Experience with large datasets and hands-on experience with distributed systems is a plus.