NLP/Information Retrieval Scientist

Job Details
Posted Date:
March 14, 2024
Job ID:
Maryland Heights , Missouri
3 years
Job Description
  • Location: Maryland Heights, Missouri
  • Remote: Remote
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #45811

Technology Partners is currently seeking a talented NLP/Information Retrieval Scientist. Do you have experience in Natural Language Processing (NLP), Deep Learning, and Python coding? Let us help you make your next big career move a reality!

What You Will Be Doing:

We are seeking a talented and innovative NLP/Information Retrieval Scientist to join our team in St. Louis. In this role, you will be integral in enhancing Large Language Models (LLMs) to provide more accurate, context-aware, and creatively curated responses with real-world applications. You will work alongside a collaborative team of researchers and engineers to advance the technical aspects of language models while ensuring real-world relevance and creativity.


  • Ideate and develop innovative approaches to enhance LLM responses.
  • Collaborate with a multidisciplinary team to improve the usability and creativity of language models.
  • Design and test algorithms leveraging computational and statistical techniques for text and image data.
  • Analyze complex data and present findings to drive problem-solving initiatives.
  • Clean and preprocess data for model development and implementation.

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Ph.D. (or MS with 4+ years of post-MS experience) in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, Statistics, or an Analytics discipline.
  • 3+ years of work experience with expertise in NLP or Information Retrieval.
  • Proficiency in Python or another high-level programming language.
  • Experience developing statistical and machine learning models, preferably for environmental or agronomical applications.
  • Familiarity with Large Language Models (LLMs).

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Experience working with agricultural or biological scientific data.
  • Ability to translate business problems into research initiatives.
  • Creativity in defining and executing exploratory projects.

Pay: $64.40 – $92 /hr.

We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, we are not able to provide sponsorship at this time or accept candidates who would require a corp-to-corp agreement.

If this position sounds like you, WE SHOULD TALK!

We realize our people are our most valuable asset, that is why we offer the following benefits:

  • Health, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Long and Short-Term disability
  • Life insurance
  • Direct deposit
  • Referral program

Your better future is ready, and we want to put the right tools in your hands to get you there. Let's go!

Keywords: NLP, Information Retrieval, LLM, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Python

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Technology Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Technology Partners does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable state or federal civil rights laws.

All offers of employment at Technology Partners are contingent upon clear results of a thorough background check and drug screening that meet corresponding laws and regulations at the city, state and federal level.

Pay ranges are influenced by candidate qualifications, experience, and role specifics, with the actual rate determined considering skills, market conditions, and are subject to change by the employer; pay negotiations follow all state and federal legal guidelines.

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