Award winning machine learning startup is hiring!

Humanity X, an award winning social technology ASU startup is hiring! Currently, we focus on developing a data mining tool that would help connect suicidal and self-harming individuals with existing suicide prevention organizations and mental health professionals.

We are looking for part time engineers in each of the following fields :

Machine Learning Engineer

This is what our Machine Learning Engineers work on. They build — from prototype through to production — the credit and fraud models that decide who we lend to. The Machine Learning Engineer is a new position within the Data Science team that will focus on developing production services to support the models and allow them to make decisions in real time.

Rate $11/hours for (5 hours per week)

Please attach portfolio or links to prior projects

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Build production machine learning models; your models will decide who we support during a time of crisis in real time.
  • Work closely with Humanity X engineering team to improve our machine learning infrastructure and data quality.
  • Conduct ad-hoc data analyses; your analyses will decide which policies we adopt, where we expand our business, and whom our partners will be.

WHAT WE LOOK FOR

  • 2+ years of industry experience
  • BS or higher-level degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Deep understanding of and experience with machine learning models and data analysis.
  • Strong proficiency writing production-quality code, preferably industry engineering experience with machine learning projects (e.g. recommendation, ranking, optimization).
  • Experience handling large scale data and/or big data platform.
  • Strong programming ability, preferably in Python. Experience in Java, C++, R and other equivalent languages is a plus.
  • Ability to work efficiently both solo and as part of a team; willingness to learn new things.
  • Strong expertise in data structures, distributed systems, and algorithms

Web Application Engineer (backend & frontend)

We are looking for a passionate web application engineer to design, develop dynamic web application. The successful candidate will be able to build high-quality, innovative and fully performing web app in compliance with coding standards and technical design. Web application engineer responsibilities will include development, writing code, and documenting functionality.

Rate $11/hours for (5 hours per week)

Please attach portfolio or links to prior projects

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Develops web application by studying information needs; conferring with users; studying systems flow, data usage, and work processes; investigating problem areas; following the software development lifecycle.
  • Documents and demonstrates solutions by developing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, charts, code comments and clear code.
  • Prepares and installs solutions by determining and designing system specifications, standards, and programming.
  • Improves operations by conducting systems analysis; recommending changes in policies and procedures.
  • Accomplishes engineering and organization mission by completing related results as needed.

WHAT WE LOOK FOR

  • 2+ years of industry experience
  • BS or higher-level degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Deep understanding of and experience with dynamics web development.
  • Strong proficiency writing production-quality code, preferably industry engineering experience with machine learning projects (e.g. recommendation, ranking, optimization).
  • Experience handling large scale data and/or big data platform.
  • Strong programming ability, preferably in Python, jQuery, and AWS. Experience in Machine Learning, Java, C++, R and other equivalent languages is a plus.
  • Ability to work efficiently both solo and as part of a team; willingness to learn new things.
  • Strong expertise in data structures, distributed systems, and algorithms

We are looking for interns in each of the following fields :

Machine Learning Development Intern

Basic Requirements

  • Student on track towards a Computer Science / Software Engineering degree or equivalent education background
  • Interested in Machine Learning
  • Proficient in any programming languages

Preferences

  • Experience with any Machine Learning algorithm
  • Proficient in Python

Job Description

As a Machine Learning Development Intern, you will be spending time coming up with new algorithms that helps improve the accuracy of the filtration process in ARKHumanity.

Web Application Development Intern

Basic Requirements

  • Student on track towards a Computer Science / Software Engineering degree or related major (or equivalent education background)
  • Web development experience
  • Proficient with JavaScript

Preferences

  • Proficient with jQuery, Python
  • UI/UX experience of any level

Job Description

As a Web Application Development Intern, you will be working on the triage interface development and the administrative interface development. You will spend a lot of time working on JavaScript, interacting with our tweet database.

For triage interface, you will also be implementing different new features into the triage interface to improve the user experience.

Business Development Intern

Basic Requirements

The ideal candidate for the Business Development & Marketing Internship will possess:

  • A background in business
  • Ability to work independently and capable of taking initiative on specific projects
  • Excellent research skills
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Coursework reflecting interest in and knowledge of social entrepreneurship
  • Interested in working with issues of suicide prevention, mental-health, and depressive disorders
  • A positive and flexible attitude

Preferences

  • Passionate about our cause and intends to promote it
  • Working experience in business strategies

Job Description

The Business Development & Marketing Intern will have the unique opportunity to help shape the marketing strategy of new program areas and campaigns and be exposed to a higher level of responsibility than at a typical organization, taking ownership of sponsorship outreach and development.

Clinical Psychology Student Intern

Basic Requirements

  • Student on track towards a Psychology degree or equivalent education background

Preferences

  • Previous clinical psychology / suicidology experience

Job Description

As a Clinical Psychology Student Intern, you will be provided a hands on experience working with other clinical psychologist on our technology to work towards suicide intervention.

Anything else?

Didn’t find anything related to you but would still like to be part of us anyway? Feel free to still put in your application at http://humanityx.tech/joinus.html and let us know what is your preferred position.