Job title: Applied Machine Learning Scientist
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Austin, TX, USA
Job published: 12/09/2019
Job ID: 32466
Contact name: Colin Turner, Sandy Aguilar
Phone number: 512-740-9352
Contact email:,

Job Description

Applied Machine Learning Scientist

New Iron is helping recruit for an Applied Machine Learning Scientist to join a North West Austin company. 

You will join a team responsible for developing and integrating ML models that deliver business solutions to customers. 

If you’re an ML scientist with a background and interest in building and applying ML models to real world customer problems we’d love to see how we can help you take the next step in your career.

**The ideal candidate will have strong customer facing skills. 

Responsibilities Include: 

  • Analyze data from various sources to build ML models 
  • Building ML models to help deliver a larger customer solution 
  • Measure and Optimize the quality of algorithms 
  • Assist engineering team in integrating and deploying solutions
  • Contribute ideas to continually improve the team’s productivity and code quality


  • 4+ years of experience with Machine Learning centered projects in the software industry
  • Prior customer facing experience
  • Experience with languages such as Python, C++, and Linux shell scripts
  • Experience with open-source ML/math toolkits such as scikit-learn, PyTorch,Tensorflow, etc.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering 

Nice to have: 

  • MS degree in Computer Science/Engineering with 2+ years of experience in a related quantitative field 
  • Knowledge of AI
  • Experience with knowledge graphs, optimization, decision theory, or signal processing

This is a direct hire position located in Austin, Texas. Principals only. Recruiters, please do not contact this job poster.