Location: Pasadena, California
At Embodied, we are proud to be building socially assistive robots. We are creating a new product category from the ground up that values and caters to the full diversity of our consumers.
Located in Pasadena in sunny Los Angeles, California, our diverse team is founded and led by experts in robotics, AI/ML, entertainment, and consumer electronics. We recently raised a Series A at $22M USD from Calibrate, JAZZ Ventures, Intel, Osage, Amazon, Toyota Ventures, and other investors.
We are looking to add a talented and creative Conversational AI Developer to our growing technical team. Join our team's mission to create robots that help people reach their full potential!
Design and implement state-of-the-art conversational AI systems to enable organic,emotionally responsive conversation
Push the envelope on current conversational AI technology and develop new capabilities for our interactive robot platform
Train and/or evaluate dialog management solutions, identify errors/regressions and propose solutions
Work collaboratively with:
Domain experts to implement interactive and conversational features and behaviors
Creative team of writers, UX designers, and animators to develop engaging multimodal content
Computer vision and machine learning experts to improve and personalize user perception and experience
Firmware and software engineers
Have fun & learn while working at a startup with a great team and an incredible mission!
5+ years of professional experience building robust conversational AI or dialog management systems from scratch to scale
End-to-end experience working with conversational systems designed for voice driven interactivity
Experience developing and building upon existing chatbot frameworks (e.g., Chatscript,familiarity with intent-based and flow-based chatbots.
Experience in leveraging software for text processing and representation (e.g., NLTK,gensim, OpenNLP, CoreNLP, Lingpipe, Mallet, etc.)
Experience in Machine Learning techniques applied to NLP and natural language understanding problems, such as Entity Extraction and Linking, Semantic Parsing,Conversation Analysis, Speech Recognition, and Machine Translation
Excellent programming skills in C#, Java, and Python; comfortable with both object-oriented and procedural programming
Excellent communication skills to effectively collaborate with an interdisciplinary team
PhD in Computational Linguistics or equivalent professional experience
Strong programming skills in implementing efficient algorithms for large corpus text
analysis, translation or context understanding
Experience leveraging existing databases and language corpuses for novel analyses.
Experience developing NLP solutions leveraging both cloud computing in conjunction
with edge devices
Experience working with mobile platforms (Android/iOS), embedded systems (e.g.
Raspberry Pi), and/or robots
Embodied is creating robots to help make the world a better place. Come join us to make
Benefits & Perks
We offer a competitive benefits package that includes health benefits, employee stock options,
401(k) with employer match, PTO, gym subsidies, catered lunches, fun company events and
flexible schedules. We are a dynamic and diverse team that likes to push the status quo. Our
work environment is results-driven, collaborative, flexible, and supportive of work-life balance.
Please submit cover letter, salary requirements and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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**At Embodied, we support diversity and we are an equal opportunity workplace.**