Senior NLU Engineer – Contract

Website DOCOMO Innovations

Title: Senior NLU Engineer – Contract
ID: 2003
Department: AI Agents Group

We are seeking an exceptional candidate for a Senior Natural Language Understanding Engineer role, building and delivering NLU algorithms and large-scale systems.


  • Apply cutting-edge methods from NLP and NLU to learn and derive value from free text to build large knowledge graphs
  • Develop advanced entity extraction and relation extraction algorithms
  • Develop knowledge graph-based question answering systems

Your Responsibilities:

  • Extracting and generating knowledge graphs and NLU data
  • Designing and building flexible NLU pipelines and services
  • Delivering deep-learning based algorithms at scale
  • Deploying models and algorithms in production systems
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Masters/PhD Computer Science, or BSc with sufficient experience
  • Expertise in Natural Language Understanding (NLU), Knowledge Graph Management and Question Answering
  • Understanding of ML fundamentals including Deep Learning
  • Proficient in programming in at least one of Java, Python, or C++
  • Experience with TensorFlow, Theano, PyTorch, Neo4J, MongoDB etc.
  • Solid analytical, problem-solving, communication and critical-thinking skills
  • Ability to efficiently write production-quality code

Preferred qualifications:

  • Deep learning models with proprietary and public NLP datasets
  • Significant exposure to ML tools and models for NLP applications
  • Experience with Entity Extraction and Relation Extraction from free text
  • Experience with massive unstructured text data