Senior Member of Technical Staff - ML



Software Engineering, IT, Data Science
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 2024

ThoughtSpot is seeking a talented Senior ML and LLM Engineer to join one of our newly formed teams in Bengaluru, India. As a senior member of the team, you will play a key role in developing and implementing innovative machine learning and large language model solutions to improve the various experiences for ThoughtSpot users and help them achieve their goal.


  • Design, develop, and implement machine learning algorithms and LLM models to enhance search accuracy, relevance, and ranking.
  • Work closely with search engineers and data scientists to understand user needs and translate them into technical requirements.
  • Analyze large datasets to identify patterns and trends that can be used to improve search functionality.
  • Develop and maintain a strong understanding of the latest advancements in machine learning and LLM research.
  • Stay up-to-date on the latest search best practices and user experience trends.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams (engineering, product, design) to bring search solutions to life.
  • Continuously monitor and evaluate the performance of search algorithms and make improvements as needed.


  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, or a related field (or equivalent experience).
  • Minimum 5+ years of experience in machine learning algorithm design and development.
  • Extensive experience with building and deploying large language models (LLMs).
  • Proven ability to work effectively with large datasets and distributed computing systems.
  • Strong understanding of search ranking algorithms and information retrieval techniques.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • Excellent debugging and critical thinking skills.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, team-based environment.
  • A passion for innovation and a desire to push the boundaries of search technology.

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