HireVue is hiring a

Senior Data Scientist - Natural Language Processing

South Jordan, United States

At HireVue, we are working to help companies and job candidates find the right fit faster through video interviews, coding challenges, and game-based assessments. Our Data Science team builds models to predict performance and other job-related competencies from a variety of assessment data. As pioneers and leaders in this space, we are constantly pushing the limits and researching new techniques that will allow us to predict more accurately while avoiding bias. We are looking for a Data Scientist with experience in Natural Language Processing (NLP) to help us improve spoken language analytics.

As a Data Scientist at HireVue, you will interact closely with the Industrial-Organizational (I/O) Psychology Team, the Product Team, and other Data Scientists. The successful candidate will be a NLP expert who is skilled with manipulating and preparing data sets for analysis, feature engineering, and building machine learning pipelines for predictive models. Additionally, this person should be an effective communicator capable of independently driving a project to completion and collaborating with other team members to ensure work is done correctly and quickly.

An ideal candidate will need to be self-motivated, comfortable with ambiguity in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment, and able to think big while paying careful attention to detail. This person should constantly be looking for ways to improve the accuracy and velocity of our work.

This position is located in the Salt Lake City, UT area (South Jordan).


  • 3+ years of Data Science work experience using machine learning algorithms, including both traditional regression/classification models as well as neural networks.
  • 3+ years of experience working with large amounts of real data.
  • Experience with Natural Language Processing (Topic Modeling, Document Classification, Document Summarization, Sentiment Analysis, etc.)
  • Must program in a scripting language such as Python. Expertise in a statistical software package (i.e. MATLAB, Octave, R, SciPy, JMP) is helpful.
  • Graduate degree in a quantitative discipline preferred.
  • Familiarity with machine learning Python libraries like numpy, scikit, nltk, and pandas.
  • Able to translate business objectives into actionable analyses.
  • Able to communicate findings clearly to both technical and non-technical audiences.


Flexible Paid Time Off | 401K - 5% Matching | Medical, Dental, Vision | 12 Weeks Maternity & Adoption |

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HireVue is transforming the way companies discover, hire, and develop the best talent through Hiring Intelligence and its HireVue Video Interviewing platform. Our more than 700 customers worldwide include over one-third of the Fortune 100 and leading brands such as Unilever, Hilton, JP Morgan Chase, Delta Air Lines, Vodafone, Carnival Cruise Line, and Goldman Sachs.

HireVue is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. HireVue is an equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.

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