Artificial Intelligence Engineer

New York, NY

Posted: 07/24/2018 Employment Type: Direct Hire Job Number: 53
Job Synthesis and Description
Are you a high-energy, self-starting engineer with hands on experience with Artificial Intelligence? Then our client is the place for you. They take pride in providing our global client base with cutting-edge trading applications.

The company was founded by a software engineer with a mission to rewrite the rules of trading by automating anything and everything. Software development is the lifeblood of our firm, and it shows. the engineers work with latest technology, command respect in the firm, and have competitive compensation packages.

Specific Responsibilities
  • Develop solutions for real-world, large-scale problems using Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning; improve deep learning engine that services our brokerage clients: https://ibkr.com/bot
  • This role bridges the gap between Software Engineer and Research Scientist.
  • Add more skills to the neural network, define training and validation sets; code automated tests. 
  • Setup feedback learning loop and fine-tune behavior based on customer interactions. 
  • Formulate and run experiments to improve comprehension rate by altering topology, tweaking activation and learning function and alike.
  • Assist in coding execution engine.

This position is for the client' s New NYC office located within a seven minute walk from Grand Central for someone commuting in on the MNR.   It is close to the 4, 5, 6, 7 lines (at Grand Central), E, B, D, F, M lines (Rockefeller Center Station), N, R, W lines (49th St Station).

Key Qualifications
  • MS or PhD degree in Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, or related technical field.
  • Working experience with any major deep learning engine; familiarity with Deep Learning for Java (DL4J) toolkit is a major plus. 
  • Hands on Java coding experience. 
  • Ideal candidate will be skilled in natural language processing, predictive and classification algos. 
  • Technically oriented, proactive, and enthusiastic, with extreme attention to detail.
  • English written/verbal communication skills.
artificial intelligence, AI, AI engineering

Spencer Knibbe
Managing Partner

Spencer is the Founder and Managing Partner of MBK Search, LLC - an executive search firm that specializes in the governance, risk, compliance, and cybersecurity market space. Prior to founding MBK, Spencer was Head of Operational Risk at Bridgewater Associates. Before moving to Bridgewater, Spencer was the Head of Risk for ICAP, Plc covering the Americas Region. He started his career in venture capital as an investment associate.

Spencer graduated from Harvard University in 2001 and resides in Ridgefield, CT with his wife and two sons.

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