Data Scientist (Natural Language Processing) | Neufast


Full time
Posted 1 year ago

Data Scientist (Natural Language Processing)

RMB 28k-31k plus HKD 10k housing allowance if relocated to HK for a minimum of 6 months /上海&香港 / 经验3-5年 / 博士/ 全职

(Last updated on 17 August 2019)


Neufast is engaged in the business of artificial intelligence and software development solutions in talent assessment for corporates to reduce time-to-hire and for young job-seekers to improve their chance of winning job offers. At Neufast, which is part of Chinaccelerator/ SOSV, you will get an opportunity of working in an exciting, fast-moving and successful HR Tech company with an amazing international founding team.


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• Competitive salary
• Generous share options pool commensurate with experience level
• Paid annual leave
• Fast-track Tech TAS work visa sponsorship to work in Hong Kong with housing allowance if relocated
• Strong team members and tremendous growth opportunity
• A promising and fast growing market
• Flexible working time and environment
• Training is provided for the candidates to further develop your knowledge in Data Science



1. Responsible for the construction of fundamental models for Chinese natural language processing and understanding including Taxonomy of Skills and Knowledge Graph using machine learning methods including natural language semantics, text summarization, data annotation, sentiment analysis, text similarity and clustering, data mining
2. Responsible for supporting specific business use cases and product development based on product-market-fit, model calibration, large-scale Machine Learning model training and testing and continuous construction of domain-specific text corpora of knowledge domains
3. Responsible for following the latest international computational linguistic trends and planning for research direction and development of novel models and systems
4. Perform Research to turn known data analytic theories and principles including Chinese NLP and Facial Recognition and integrate those technologies into our applications to process our data
5. Access our database and process textual, audio and video data to train and evaluate our data model
6. Assist in filing of patents and management of our intellectual properties
7. Prepare technical reports for evaluation by our development and management team
8. You have the opportunities to take part in other activities and perform other duties as required


1. Doctoral degree education in Computational linguistics, Computing/ Computer Science, Information Engineering among top 100 institutions in QS/ Shanghai Jiao Tong University/ Times Higher Education world university ranking tables
2. Proficient in Python, C/C++/Java in Linux development environment
3. Hands-on experience in natural language processing computational libraries including word2vec, wiki vec, Tensorflow, Torch and etc. Candidates with experience in building large-scale NLP/NLU platform preferred.
4. 2 years solid experience in big data projects is highly rated
5. Strong knowledge in Deep Learning, CNN, RNN, LSTM and BERT is highly rated
6. Experience in packages such as NLTK and Gensim is highly rated
7. Experience in Hadoop is a bonus
8. Strong analytical and problem solving skills who can work independently
9. Passionate about data and artificial intelligence is required
10. Good verbal and written communication skills in English is required
11. Good verbal and written communication skills in Mandarin is a bonus



Full time



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1. Hero Center, Level 1, Building 3, West Entrance, No.28 Yuyuan East Rd., Jing’An District Shanghai China 200040
2. 217B, No. 5 Science Park West Avenue, Hong Kong Science Park, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong

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