Future opening: Applied Science Manager - Machine Learning

  • Montreal (Province of Quebec, Canada)
  • Machine Learning
  • Full-time
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*Please note that in this role, we will only be able to get back to you in approximately 4 weeks due to workforce planning. 

Play a leading role in building the future of Generative AI capabilities    

As an Applied Science Manager in our Machine Learning team at Coveo, you will be tasked with mentoring and managing our exceptional team towards consolidating and building the Large Language Model technology that powers the future of our Coveo Relevance Cloud™ AI Platform.

Our New Relevance Generative Answering capability, powered by the Coveo AI platform and LLMs, tackles the key challenges of applying generative capabilities within the enterprise. If you join our team you will work at the core of this transformation of digital experiences for enterprises.

Here are the key responsibilities you will face in this role :

  • Nurture and grow a high performing team of applied scientists and ML developers
  • Own the performance management of your team and offer them development opportunities and resources such as mentorship, project support and technical guidance  
  • Collaborate closely with the team director, Mathieu, to build a strategy, tackle new projects and align on the team's priorities
  • Contribute to building the roadmap, planning the research activities and designing the projects’ phases
  • Lead an active research practice and build a vision for the team

Here is what will qualify you for the role :

  • A minimum of 5-7 years of industry experience in applied science or ML development at scale
  • Previous leadership experience in working with machine learning teams to bring innovative ideas to life
  • NLP or LLM expertise (an asset)

What would make you stand out :

  • Work and Research experience (including Publications) into particularly relevant areas to Coveo business: Information Retrieval and Neural Search (including Semantic Search and Question-Answering), Information Extraction, Language Modeling and Optimization, Language and Domain adaptation
  • International Work Experience: You lived through the challenges of cultural differences and it rewarded you with a more open-minded approach to communication and collaboration

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Coveo is a Quebec-based company, pioneer in AI-powered search and recommendations. Coveo uses AI technologies and intelligent search to personalize every digital experience for customers, partners, dealers, and employees. Coveo combines unified content, unified interactions behavioral data and machine learning to deliver relevant information and recommendations across every business interaction, making websites, e-commerce, contact centers and intranets efficient, effortless, content-rich, thus boosting conversion.

If it were easy, someone else would have done it. All of our colleagues at Coveo find the drive to continuously seek new challenges and test roads no one else has ever explored. This ethos has allowed us to become a world leader in an innovative industry and to create a collaborative, diverse and trusting place to work filled with amazingly talented and passionate people. We love a good challenge, and we never say no to an opportunity to learn and develop new cutting-edge skills. Discover our values here

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