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Machine Learning Engineer

Point Pickup Technologies
Stamford, CT
  • Expired: November 14, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

About the Role

We are looking for bright, talented Machine Learning Engineer to add to our growing analytics team.

As a Machine Learning Engineer, you will be a member of an exciting team working to take last-mile delivery to the next level. You will work with other data scientists, engineers, analysts, and product managers to develop and iterate on models to help us grow and optimize our business.

Main Responsibilities:
  • Consulting with the team to determine and refine machine learning objectives.
  • Designing machine learning systems and self-running artificial intelligence (AI) software to automate predictive models.
  • Building ETL pipelines when necessary to work with clean data
  • Transforming data science prototypes and applying appropriate ML algorithms and tools.
  • Ensuring that algorithms generate accurate user recommendations.
  • Solving complex problems with multi-layered data sets, as well as optimizing existing machine learning libraries and frameworks.
  • Developing ML algorithms to analyze huge volumes of historical data to make predictions.
  • Running tests, performing statistical analysis, and interpreting test results.
  • Documenting machine learning processes.
  • Keeping abreast of developments in machine learning.

Required Qualifications:
  • Advanced proficiency with Python and SQL.
  • Extensive knowledge of ML frameworks (like Keras or PyTorch), libraries, data structures, data modeling, and software architecture.
  • In-depth knowledge of mathematics, statistics, and algorithms.
  • Superb analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Great communication and collaboration skills.
  • Excellent time management and organizational abilities.
  • Ability to lead, train, and mentor our ML Team, and support a cohesive culture.

Required Education & Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, data science, mathematics, or a related field.
  • Master's degree in computational linguistics, data analytics, or similar will be advantageous.
  • Three to five years of experience as a machine learning engineer.

Key Qualities:

Entrepreneurial - You have a bias towards action, an ownership mentality and are able to thrive in a fast-paced, constantly changing work environment; we move quickly and are defining an entire industry.

Client Relationship-builder - You are able to understand the perspective and goals of multiple diversified prospects and clients and can triangulate to find solution to their last mile delivery needs.

Naturally curious - You are a self-motivated, rapid learner always looking for ways to innovate and improve and want to share the vision and direction of the company.

Analytical -- You are a data-driven, analytical thinker that know how to take very broad challenges or opportunities and turn them into actionable projects with clear milestones and goals, with minimal guidance.

Problem solver - You are a results-oriented thinker, able to use 'first principles' to solve challenging business problems at their root level and can independently translate high-level goals into actionable plans.


We care - We offer the right opportunities to our workforce and help them to excel professionally and on a personal level. We care about our community, and we are always like to give back and contribute in making a strong local community!

We are leaders - Leadership is not limited to our management team. It's something everyone at PPUP embraces and embodies.

We are doers - We believe the only way to predict the future is to build it. Creating solutions that will lead our company and our industry is what we do on every project, every day.

We are learning - We're not afraid to dig in and uncover the truth, even if it's scary or inconvenient. Everyone here is continually learning on the job, no matter if we've been in a role for one year or one minute. We always look to fit our talents to the best role and allow them to learn and excel.

We are client obsessed - Our mission is to grow and empower local and national economies. We are committed to our clients and drivers!

We are all about PPUP - The magic of PPUP is our people, together making our inspiring goals attainable and driving us to greater heights.

We offer great compensation packages and comprehensive health benefits. Apply to join our incredible innovative team!

Our Commitment to our DEI initiatives

We're committed to growing and empowering a more inclusive community within our Company, industry, and cities. That's why we hire and cultivate diverse teams of the best and brightest from all backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. We believe that true innovation happens when everyone has room at the table and the tools, resources, and opportunity to excel. We always try our best to set everyone for success!

Point Pick is growing rapidly and changing constantly, which gives our team members the opportunity to share their unique perspectives, solve new challenges, and own their careers. We're committed to supporting employees' happiness, healthiness, and overall well-being by providing comprehensive benefits, wellness programs, paid parental leave and more.

Point Pickup is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

If you need any accommodations, please inform your recruiting contact upon initial connection.

Point Pickup Technologies


Stamford, CT
06925 USA