Machine Learning Engineer

December 21, 2018 1:30 pm


Forward-thinking company, Vyrill is looking to hire a computer science engineer. The candidate is expected to implement Machine Learning algorithms for videos search and automatic analysis of videos.



  • Data processing and feature extraction.
  • Implementation of ML algorithms (classification, matching, regression). In particular, the intern will be working on:
    • Video search (some background and experience with search engines and information retrieval is required)
    • Multimodal analysis of videos (images, audio and text)
    • Raw audio file analysis for the audio/music analysis of the videos
    • Natural Language Processing for the language analysis of the videos’ transcripts
  • Integration of the algorithms into the back-end product



  • At least a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems or a related discipline.
  • The candidate has strong knowledge and understanding of machine learning and strong engineering skills.
  • Strong background in data science, statistics, machine learning, algorithms like Regression, Classification etc.
  • Background in search engines and information retrieval models.
  • General-purpose languages such as Java, Python, and Matlab.
  • Experience on one or more of the frameworks and tools such as like IBM Watson, TensorFlow / Python for Machine Learning (e.g. scikit-learn), Open source ML libraries, Apache Spark, ParlAI
  • Strong desire to work at a Startup.


Bonus points

  • Familiarity with data analysis and visualization.
  • Familiarity with Natural Language Processing.
  • Familiarity with UI/UX.
  • Familiarity with Deep-learning (Neural Networks) skills.
  • Experience with building end-to-end machine learning products.



About Vyrill helps brand marketers make sense of all the user generated video content on social media and web, and leverage video intelligence for product brand marketing. The product solution is a cross platform artificial intelligence powered user generated video analytics, video licensing and video content marketing platform, that can be leveraged across an enterprise from digital marketing, PR to product teams. Vyrill’s higher mission is to help brand marketers drive more product activation and sales with video marketing.

Vyrill was founded out of U.C. Berkeley by leading experts in machine learning and serial entrepreneurs with background in mobile, e-commerce and marketing with prior successful exits. The company is based out of San Francisco at 620 Davis street, San Francisco 94111.


How to APPLY

If interested, please email Co-founders Ajay and Barbara at with the subject: “ML at Vyrill