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Senior Machine Learning Expert - CONTRACT -116179

Senior Machine Learning Expert - CONTRACT -116179

Custom Field 1:  Backend Development
Custom Field 3:  Backend Development
Country/Region:  US
Date:  May 4, 2024

New York, US, NY 10016

Working place:  Remote

Senior Machine Learning Expert

GFT Technologies – Proud GPTW 2023!

New York, New York, United States


Location: Remote Position to Work from EST timezone

Job Type: Contract

Contract - Duration: One Year

Contract Daily Rate: $ 900,00


GFT is a trusted partner for a banking industry leader. This team is composed by  about 60 team members based worldwide. The new GFT Senior Machine Learning Expert will interact with high performing experts,  researchers and data scientists to design sophisticated machine learning models. You will be working on a remarkable project that will have significant impact on the business.



  • Collaborate with researchers and data scientists to design sophisticated machine learning models.
  • Implement and fine-tune neural network architectures, including transformer-based models.
  • Optimize model performance, scalability, and efficiency.
  • Conduct experiments to evaluate model performance, robustness, and generalization.
  • Explore novel techniques and approaches to enhance model capabilities.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in NLP, deep learning, and AI research.
  • Work with large-scale datasets, preprocess them, and create appropriate data representations.
  • Select relevant features and ensure data quality for training and evaluation.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including researchers, software engineers, and product managers.
  • Communicate technical findings and insights effectively.
  • Deploy trained models in production environments.
  • Monitor model performance, troubleshoot issues, and iterate on improvements.



Mandatory Requirements:


  • Minimum 12+ years of experience;
  • A strong background in Machine Learning, Deep Learning, and natural language processing;
  • Depth in Data Science, Generative AI and Engineering;
  • Proficiency in Python and relevant Machine Learning libraries (e.g., Transformer, TensorFlow, PyTorch);
  • Experience with transformer-based models (e.g., BERT, GPT, T5, Llama);
  • Solid understanding of statistics, linear algebra, and probability theory;
  • Familiarity with cloud platforms (e.g., Azure, AWS) and distributed computing;
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to work independently and collaboratively;
  • Banking Industry experience is a plus;


About Our Core Values:


We live up to them because we truly believe they are vital to all of our daily lives:







It is values that create a bond between people and allow them to act in unison as a team. In fact values are pivotal to performance.


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Diversity & Inclusion Statement:


At GFT we  are committed  to  cultivating,  fostering,  and  preserving  a  culture  of  diversity, equity and inclusion. We want to attract, recruit, develop and retain the most talented employees, regardless of their  background. We are guided  by  our  values  in  everything  we  do, and  recognize  that being  a  diverse  and  inclusive  employer  helps  us  fulfill  our social responsibility  to  make  a difference.

About Us

We show commitment to our investors and stand for solid, long-term growth performance. Founded in Germany in 1987 and in American territory since 2008, GFT expanded globally to over 10,000 experts. And to more than 15 markets to ensure proximity to clients. With new opportunities from Asia to Brazil, the international growth story continues. We are committed to grow tech talents worldwide. Because our team’s strong consulting and development skills across legacy and pioneering technologies, like GreenCoding, underpin success. We maintain a family atmosphere in an inclusive work environment.

Why Choose GFT?

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Benefits package including comprehensive medical, dental, vision and others
  • Company Culture based on our Core Values
  • Professional Development Training with Individual Development Plans to map out your career growth
  • Opportunity to work in a global environment with diverse teams built with colleagues from around the world
  • Opportunity to work with technology industry leaders in the financial services industry
  • Opportunity to work for big name clients in capital markets, banking and other industries

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