Brave Software

Brave Software

Machine Learning Engineer

Brave is looking for a Machine Learning Engineer to work on advancing Brave’s use of in-browser machine learning in features like Brave Ads (our system that rewards users for seeing privacy respecting ads) and Brave Today (our news product). Your work will impact the 24+MM monthly Brave users, and your work will improve some of the most popular parts of the Brave product.

An ideal candidate will have a mix of skills that include the following:

  • Working knowledge of JavaScript and C++ so that they can effectively interact with the rest of the team. Knowledge of Python, Java or C# is also strongly encouraged.
  • Has a proven track record implementing data driven products and a broad understanding of the state of the art in machine learning
  • Familiarity with techniques such as Logistic Regression, Decision Trees, Random Forest, Naive Bayes, SVMs, Clustering, Multi-Armed Bandits and Reinforcement Learning
  • Familiarity with NLP
  • Basic data cleansing and preparation, variable preprocessing/transformation
  • Comfortable working in an open source setting
  • Able to create and deploy machine learning pipelines
  • Has a passion for helping protect users’ privacy and security
  • Written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Proven record of getting things done

Bonus Points

  • Experience with the Chromium code base or other similar browser code base
  • Experience in Privacy-preserving/decentralized machine learning
  • Knowledge of Adtech

About Brave Software

Brave aims to transform the online ad ecosystem with micropayments and ?a new revenue­ sharing solution ?to give users and publishers a better deal, where fast, safe browsing is the path to a brighter future for the open web. Learn more about our team here. Brave is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace, and values its diverse team. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical condition), gender identity or expression, or veteran status or other applicable legally protected characteristics.