Research Scientist

Company Description

We make movies and TV shows shoppable. At TheTake, we are dedicated to giving television viewers immediate access to the products they discover in the content they love. This means we are constantly focused on reducing the friction between inspiration, identification and purchase. Our mission starts with solving a user problem and ends with unlocking billions of impressions for brands and retailers.

Role Description

As a Research Scientist at TheTake, you’ll be integral to developing cutting-edge machine learning models for our metadata generation pipeline. You will be in charge of critical projects at the forefront of fields like computer vision, natural language processing, meta-learning, and set learning, among others. You will be able to see your models from research to deployed at scale to our users.

  • Perform cutting edge machine learning research that advances our understanding of fields like computer vision and natural language processing
  • Contribute research that can be applied to our core products
  • PhD or you are currently in the process of obtaining a PhD
  • Extensive knowledge of deep learning frameworks such as TensorFlow, Caffe, Torch, or Theano and a solid grasp of deep learning
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Python, Java, C++, or comparable OO languages
  • Experience analyzing and manipulating diverse data
  • Experience communicating highly technical research concepts to technical and non-technical audiences
Nice to have
  • Passion for fashion and film
  • Published research papers at top-tier machine learning conferences

TheTake is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.

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