Applied Research Scientist

Short Description

We are looking an Applied Research Scientist to work on deep learning research for multiple data science applications within the company. There will be access to huge amount of internal data and lots of opportunities to innovate.

Job Description

AI & Machine Learning R&D Team in PayPal is looking for Applied Research Scientist to work on deep learning research for multiple data science applications within the company. There will be access to huge amount of internal data and lots of opportunities to innovate. It‚??s a highly rewarding experience with significant impact to the business.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Research and experiment with state-of-the-art machine learning algorithms in the context of solving common critical business problems.
  • Collaborate with other research scientists and engineers to formulate innovative solutions to implement advanced AI techniques.

Job Requirements:

  • Working knowledge of common machine learning algorithms and tools.
  • Proficient code writing capability in a major programming language such as C++, Python and Java.
  • Prior work experience with big data preferred.
  • Creative and entrepreneurial mindset. Passionate about AI.
  • Ability to work independently and proficiently. Accountable for own results.
  • Demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills on a broad set of technical topics.

Education:

  • Master's/PhD Degree in Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or equivalent.


Applied Research Scientist (AI-ML R&D / NLP / Deep Learning)
Associate Information Technology | Banking | Accounting Full-time Information Technology Deep Learning | AI Research Engineer | Machine Learning Engineer
Who we are
Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal√?¬Ę??s 210 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom, enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.