Software Engineer (NLP), TikTok e-Commerce

TikTok

5

Singapore

Why you should apply for a job to TikTok:

  • 5/5 in overall job satisfaction

  • 4/5 in supportive management

  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Employee well-being is supported via hybrid work, short-term counseling through our EAP and a premium subscription to Headspace.

  • We embrace diversity across all dimensions and provide employees with 9 employee resource groups globally, including our WOMEN ERG.

  • Comprehensive parental leave policy as well as fertility treatment through healthcare providers with a $20,000 lifetime maximum.

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    Position summary

    TikTok will be prioritizing applicants who have a current right to work in Singapore, and do not require TikTok's sponsorship of a visa. TikTok is the leading destination for short-form mobile video. Our mission is to inspire creativity and bring joy. TikTok has global offices including Los Angeles, New York, London, Paris, Berlin, Dubai, Singapore, Jakarta, Seoul and Tokyo. Why Join Us At TikTok, our people are humble, intelligent, compassionate and creative. We create to inspire - for you, for us, and for more than 1 billion users on our platform. We lead with curiosity and aim for the highest, never shying away from taking calculated risks and embracing ambiguity as it comes. Here, the opportunities are limitless for those who dare to pursue bold ideas that exist just beyond the boundary of possibility. Join us and make impact happen with a career at TikTok. About the team We are the e-commerce department for TikTok and its affiliates. We are responsible for the research and development of NLP algorithms under TikTok and its affiliates' overseas e-commerce business, mainly including intelligent customer service and machine translation. Responsibilities - Responsible for Chinese and overseas's intelligent customer service under ByteDance's e-commerce business, based on two main kinds of products, which are automatic robots and intelligent assistance . Our team provides solutions such as intelligent dialogue, active service, and intelligent marketing, keep improving the efficiency of customer service staff and customers' experience. The algorithm capacities include the identification of a customer's incoming line, the intention understanding, and the solutions to various kinds of questions, etc. - Responsible for the language quality of TikTok and its affiliates overseas e-commerce platform (e.g., TikTok shopping, Fanno), including improving machine translation quality of products' information, IM of buyers and sellers, and supporting scenario of cross-lingual searching. - Responsible for the NLP related R&D, mainly including: - Language understanding, including intention recognition, emotion recognition, FAQ, etc. - Build an intelligent dialogue system, including mining questions and answers. - Multilingual text generation such as products' copy, dialogue summary, email reply, etc. - Machine translation, including the translation of product titles and details, IM and other scenarios. - Cross-lingual search, including cross language matching, cross-lingual vector retrieval, etc. 1. Practical experience in NLP (intelligent dialogue, machine translation, etc.) are preferred. 2. Familiar with at least one computer programming language, including but not limited to C/C++/Java/go/python. 3. Candidates who have published high-level papers are preferred, including but not limited to ACL, EMNLP, COLING, AAAI, IEEE TASLP, etc. TikTok is committed to creating an inclusive space where employees are valued for their skills, experiences, and unique perspectives. Our platform connects people from across the globe and so does our workplace. At TikTok, our mission is to inspire creativity and bring joy. To achieve that goal, we are committed to celebrating our diverse voices and to creating an environment that reflects the many communities we reach. We are passionate about this and hope you are too.

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    What are TikTok perks and benefits

    Lactation facilities

    Fertility

    Unconscious bias training

    Networking

    Succession planning

    Diversity recruiting

    Diversity performance

    Short term disability

    Paid paternity

    Paid maternity

    Paid adoptive

    About the company

    Industry: Technology: Consumer Internet

    As the leading destination for short-form mobile video, our platform helps people around the world become a part of a global community. In a world that feels more divided than ever, we are here to inspire creativity and bring joy. We do this by embracing change, thriving in ambiguity, and always looking for solutions.

    Why you should apply for a job to TikTok:

  • 5/5 in overall job satisfaction

  • 4/5 in supportive management

  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Employee well-being is supported via hybrid work, short-term counseling through our EAP and a premium subscription to Headspace.

  • We embrace diversity across all dimensions and provide employees with 9 employee resource groups globally, including our WOMEN ERG.

  • Comprehensive parental leave policy as well as fertility treatment through healthcare providers with a $20,000 lifetime maximum.