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Do you hate Clickbait? What about fake news? Feel that there is far too much abusive content online? If you are a Machine Learning expert and want to use your skills to make a difference then this role may be for you.


Head of Machine Learning & AI | London | £100k + Equity

My client’s goal is to reduce online misinformation and abusive content from the internet, they are doing this by building a platform that can utilise AI to check articles for fake news, clickbait and any other risky content that annoys everyone online.


They are currently a small team but have big backers including US Billionaire Mark Cuban and have big growth plans for the next 12-24 months. What we now require is for somebody to join as a Head of Machine Learning and AI who can lead the company’s developments in this area. Working directly with the founder you will plan both long and short term Machine Learning roadmaps as well as design high-level ML architecture. You will have a small team of NLP Researchers to manage directly and will ensure the efficiency of their work, managing development sprints and communicating their progress through to the founder as well as other stakeholders.


The right person for this will combine extensive commercial Machine Learning experience in industry with research excellence. You will have experience of leading and growing a small team and will have strong knowledge of NLP. Other requirements include:

  • Product focused mind-set (customer first rather than technology first)
  • Substantial experience with implementing ML models in industry
  • Experience of deploying machine learning models in practice. This includes awareness of infrastructure issues, potential bottlenecks for ML models, continuous integration, data storage, cloud computing etc. and how these affect the design of ML architecture.
  • Knowledge of latest methods in areas such as NLP, text classification, neural networks, active learning. Ideally, this should include recent papers in conferences such as ACL, NIPS or EMNLP.


This is an amazing opportunity to join an exciting start-up and use your skills for social good, an opportunity that doesn’t arise very often. As well as a salary of £100k on offer there is also substantial equity which will easily reach a further 6 figures. To find out more please contact Andy Driver on 0207 2657800.

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