Etsy is the global marketplace for unique and creative goods. We build, power, and evolve the tools and technologies that connect entrepreneurs with buyers around the world. Etsy, Inc.'s 'house of brands' portfolio has expanded to now include four individually distinct ecommerce brands – Etsy, fashion resale marketplace Depop, musical instrument marketplace Reverb, and Brazil-based handmade goods marketplace Elo7. As an Etsy employee, you’ll tackle unique problems alongside talented coworkers committed to Keeping Commerce Human. We're large enough that you'll focus on meaningful, complex challenges, but small enough that you can make a rewarding impact.
Etsy is seeking a Senior Machine Learning Engineer to join our International Search engineering organization in the International Customer Experience initiative.
We believe that code is craft and the work we do is part of a larger creative culture connecting 81M buyers and over 4M sellers to millions of items in the diverse marketplace. We believe that small, empowered, self-motivated teams can do big, impactful things.
Do you have a passion for natural language processing, machine learning and working in a multi-functional engineering team? If so, this is the role for you!
Our team is responsible for showing buyers in our international markets relevant inventory based on their location and language. We’re a multi-functional group of engineers, designers, data scientists, researchers and product managers.
Here’s a taste of the problems we’re solving:
With your expertise, we will build products spanning machine learning, NLP, machine translation, and backend web development. We launch our projects as A/B experiments and are always looking for faster ways to measure value. Our systems include a host of programming languages (Python, Java, Scala), backend technologies (BigQuery, Google Cloud Platform, Grafana), and ML frameworks (TensorFlow, PySpark, Scalding, Airflow). We've learned most of these on the job and expect you to learn a lot, too!
We've written about some of our work, such as our spelling correction and machine translation systems.
This is a full-time role located in our Brooklyn or San Francisco offices.
This is a full-time position reporting to the Engineering Manager. This person will be located (eventually) in Brooklyn, NY OR we are considering remote candidates based in the U.S. for this position. Etsy offers three different work modes to meet the variety of needs and preferences of our team: Flex mode for candidates who are comfortable traveling to an office location 2+ times per week, Remote mode, and Office-based mode. Learn more about our flexible work modes and vaccination policy here.
If you're interested in joining the team at Etsy, please send a cover letter and resume telling us why you'd be right for the position. As you've hopefully seen already, Etsy is a place that values individuality and variety. We don't want you to be like everyone else -- we want you to be like you! So write to us and tell us what you're all about.
At Etsy, we believe that a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace makes us a more relevant, more competitive, and more resilient company. We encourage people from all backgrounds, ages, abilities, and experiences to apply. Etsy is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or family status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, pregnancy or caregiver status, veteran status, or any other legally protected status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application and interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. While Etsy supports visa sponsorship, sponsorship opportunities may be limited to certain roles and skillsets.
Many Etsy roles are open to remote candidates, and you'll be able to identify which ones within the location header of each job description. We're open to remote hires from all U.S. states except Hawaii and Alaska. For candidates who will work remotely from Colorado, visit this link for information related to Colorado's Equal Pay for Equal Work Act.