Senior NLP Data Scientist

Remote, Hybrid or In-Office
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About the job

We are a growth-stage start-up looking to expand with the addition of a new Senior NLP Data Scientist. We are looking for candidates who have a decent experience in both academic research and research and development projects. You will play an instrumental role in improving the AI capabilities Pivony's AI engine.


As a rapidly growing company, Pivony is seeking a Senior NLP Data Scientist.

Here’s what you will be doing

  • Building and maintaining efficient, reusable, and reliable software.
  • Developing APIs and integrating with 3rd party APIs.
  • Writing unit tests

Professional Requirements

  • 3+ years experience in building and implementing predictive models, including data discovery, data preparation/cleaning, model validation, and evaluation
  • Having an advanced academic degree (MS / Ph.D.) in a quantitative discipline is a must.
  • Strong knowledge in the theories and practices of Natural Language Processing, Probabilistic Topic Modeling, Word Embeddings, Neural Language Models, Sentiment Analysis
  • Strong Experience in Python
  • Experienced in the evaluation & interpretation of AI models
  • Familiarity with frameworks like Keras, TensorFlow, or PyTorch
  • MS/PhD in Computer Science/Engineering or similar field from an accredited college/university

Personal Specification/Skills

  • Being a self-starter - ability to execute and implement change.
  • The desire to continue to deepen technical skills.
  • Strong team culture, collaboration, and communication skills.
  • Ability to build solid relationships with team members and co-workers
  • Self-reliant, self-motivated with a "can do" attitude.
  • Commitment to quality, accuracy, and reliability of services provided.
  • Ability to analyze and fix problems quickly
  • Ability to manage time efficiently, working independently and on a team
  • Always moving forward to build, refine, and grow.
  • Eager to learn and apply new skills quickly
  • Advanced level of English (written and spoken) is required.

What We Offer

  • A high growth-paced start-up environment with collaborative and unique team culture
  • Professional growth and career opportunities
  • Challenging projects, regular feedback
  • Fun and relax working environment
  • Stock Option plan


We’ll review your application along with the others, and pick the top profiles for a screening call. If you have been selected as a short-listed candidate, we will contact you for a short interview to get to know you better. If you don’t get a call, please don’t be disappointed! We receive many applications for each role and have to prioritize who we speak to. In the next step, we will send you a case study to assess your skills. The process will be finalized with a final interview. This usually takes 2 weeks in average.

ABOUT Pivony

Pivony is a cloud-based platform that enables B2C marketers to see and explore changing customer needs with just a few clicks.

We are a US based SaaS company that drives growth for its clients through in-depth consumer insights analyses with speed and efficiency. How do we achieve this? We analyze customer insights by collecting data from any data source where consumers share their ideas, thoughts and demands using AI based deep learning technology.

We make direct customer demands and requests visible to marketers with changing trends. Our vision is to help to build a world where B2C brands truly understand the motives of consumers in an effortless way.

Thank you for taking the time to apply for a position at Pivony!

Here at Pivony, we provide equal opportunity in a zero-discrimination workplace and not just welcome but also embrace everyone without regard to sex, race, color, nationality, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability status, citizenship, or marital status.

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