Sr NLP Engineer - Java

Philadelphia, PA

Open to Remote


$55/hr - $65/hr

A leading Data & Analytics company is looking for a contract Sr NLP Engineer to join their team. As a provider of legal, government, business and high-tech information source, this company combines information, analytics, and technology to promote a more just world.

In this role, you will lead the design, development, and implementation of NLP algorithms and models using Java-based technologies. The ideal candidate has a deep understanding of Natural Language Processing techniques and methodologies, along with proven skills of successfully implementing NLP solutions in Java-based environments. If you are passionate about leveraging NLP to tackle real-world challenges and possess strong Java development skills, then you do not want to miss this opportunity! Required Skills & Experience
  • 4+ years of Software Engineering experience
  • BS Engineering/Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Proficient knowledge of Java
  • Good knowledge in algorithms to find and implement tools for NLP tasks
  • Knowledge of NLP libraries and frameworks
What You Will Be Doing Daily Responsibilities
  • Maintain NLP libraries and frameworks
  • Design and develop natural language processing systems
  • Use effective text representations to transform natural language into useful features
  • Train the developed model and run evaluation experiments
  • Find and implement the right algorithms and tools for NLP tasks
  • Perform statistical analysis of results and refine models
  • Implement changes as needed and analyze bugs
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis now and in the future. No C2C.

You will receive the following benefits:

  • Medical Insurance - Four medical plans to choose from for you and your family
  • Dental & Orthodontia Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Health and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Voluntary Life Insurance, Long-Term & Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Hospital Indemnity Insurance
  • 401(k) including match with pre and post-tax options
  • Paid Sick Time Leave
  • Legal and Identity Protection Plans
  • Pre-tax Commuter Benefit
  • 529 College Saver Plan

Motion Recruitment Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including Veterans/Disability/Women. All applicants must be currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the country for which they are applying, and no sponsorship is currently available. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Motion Recruitment Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

Posted by: Nicole McCafferty