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Staff NLP Engineer

  • Data Science
  • London
  • Permanent
  • £72,000
  • #44733
  • About the role

    Lead NLP Engineer –  Fake news and online harms prevention – London - £85k

    Are you an experienced NLP Engineer with some technical leadership experience?

    Have you developed end to end SOTA NLP models?

    Are you ready to lead a team of NLP Engineers, combatting one of our generations biggest digital problems?

    Who are we?

    We’re a start-up that have been developing AI products to detect and stop the spread of fake news. We’ve been doing this for a fair few years now and have grown to a global team of 90 so far. We’ve had plenty of success with our text-based products and have expanded into image/video processing products. Our teams are split into squads that are working on different areas of the same problems. You’ll be leading a squad of NLP Data Scientists working on identifying and understanding information threats and influences.


    This role is ideal for someone with….

    • Experience with Python Machine Learning, (NumPy, Pandas, SciPy SKLearn etc)
    • NLP (SpaCy, NLTK, Gensim, GloVe etc)
    • Familiar with State-of-the-art in NLP transformer models such as BERT
    • Deep Learning (Keras, Tensorflow, LSTM’s, RNN and CNN)
    • At least 2 year experience with Tensorflow and/or PyTorch
    • Led small teams


    What do we offer?

    We’ve recently secured our Series A funding which makes this a brilliant time to join us for the right people. We offer a competitive salary, unlimited holidays, private medical insurance, flexible working and of course equity within the business after your first year.



    If you feel this is the role for you or would like to find out more get in touch by clicking the ‘apply now’ button or get in touch with me by the following:

    • Email me at
    • Call me on 02037736498

    Please note: you must be in the UK to be considered for this position.