Ibotta is hiring a

Machine Learning Engineer

Denver, United States

Ibotta is seeking a Machine Learning Engineer to help build recommendation and personalization systems that drive our company’s mission to make every purchase rewarding for millions of consumers. We're looking for a machine learning engineer who has a passion for building scalable machine learning solutions using technologies such as Python, Spark, AWS, Airflow, Sagemaker, PyTorch, etc. Every member of the team has input into our roadmap and will have a real impact as part of a small, agile team.

What you will be doing:

  • Embrace and uphold Ibotta’s Core Values: Integrity, Boldness, Outhustle, Teamwork, Transparency & A good idea can come from anywhere
  • Design, develop and deploy large scale, big data-driven machine learning models that are integrated with key product features. Some examples of potential projects include:
    • Building/scaling ML related infrastructure to help streamline the development, evaluation, deployment, and re-usability of core ML features and services
    • Recommendation systems that leverage robust, granular customer data sets and various modeling approaches to ensure the most relevant content is shown to each user
    • Search relevancy engines that leverage machine learning, word embeddings, ranking algorithms, and millions of products to help surface the most relevant content for each search query
  • Collaborate with Engineering and Analytics leads to establish analytic standards and platforms that scale and can be leveraged in various initiatives throughout the organization
  • Deliver world class products in partnership with cross functional teams (Product Managers, Data Engineers, Software Engineers, etc.)
  • Communicate complex machine learning solutions, concepts and the results of analyses in a clear and effective manner to business stakeholders and technology leaders to maximize the effectiveness of machine learning initiatives

What we are looking for:

  • 2+ years of professional experience as a Machine Learning Engineer, Data Scientist, or equivalent role, focusing on machine learning, statistical modeling, and/or ML infrastructure
  • Proficiency in Python
  • Experience working with machine learning frameworks (e.g. scikit-learn, xgboost, PyTorch, TensorFlow) and distributed big-data tools (Spark, Hive)
  • Experience working with version control systems (e.g. git) and CI/CD for machine learning pipelines
  • Ability to communicate complex, technical machine learning implementations to diverse audiences
  • Ability to think critically and leverage domain expertise to build machine learning powered applications that help to achieve high-level business objectives

About Us:

Headquartered in Denver, CO, Ibotta ("I bought a...") is a free mobile shopping and payments app that has delivered more than $675 million in cumulative cash rewards to its users for making purchases in-store, on mobile apps, or via websites. Launched in 2012, Ibotta has more than 35 million downloads and has become one of the most frequently used shopping apps in the United States.  The Ibotta platform provides cash back on purchases at more than 1,500 leading brands and hundreds of retailer partners. In 2019, Ibotta launched its payments solution, Pay with Ibotta™, enabling shoppers to pay for their entire purchase through the Ibotta app and instantly earn cash back. Ibotta was named to the 2019 Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in the U.S., after debuting on the list in 2018. The company recently became the first mobile consumer technology company in Colorado to achieve $1B in valuation.

Learn more about Ibotta here: https://liferewarded.ibotta.com/press-and-media/

To learn more about what our Tech teams are doing day to day, visit Building Ibotta on Medium.com.

Additional Details:

  • This position is located in Denver, CO and includes competitive pay, benefits package (including medical, dental, vision), 401k, and equity.
  • Ibotta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Ibotta’s employment decisions are made without regard with race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.