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Lead Software Engineer - Machine Learning

Req id:  32223

Hyderabad, TG, IN



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 



The opportunity :


As a Lead Software Engineer, your mission will be to use latest technology to develop complex module/component design, automate and maintain an efficient, flexible, and fault-tolerant cloud solutions. 


You are good at:


  • Should be able to independently develop complex software
  • Responsible for timely delivery as agreed within the project without compromising on product quality
  • Takes ownership of code quality. Actively and effectively reviews source code, takes defect prevention steps in software developed. 
  • Interacts well with peers and communicates in a clear and concise manner both verbally and written on his/her work. 
  • Actively participate and contribute to analysis, design, planning, processes, etc., Raise issues where needed and create sensitivity towards timely resolution of problems.
  • Adopt agile development methodologies and test-driven development.


What it takes:


  • Master’s degree/PHD in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Statistics Or related discipline.
  • 8+ years of overall experience and 4+ years of a relevant Machine learning experience
  • Experience with machine learning algorithms, convolutional neural networks (CNN), LSTMs,transformers
  • Good knowledge in implementing deep learning models to extract data from Images, Image classification, Document classification models.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to explain complex topics to lower skilled audience
  • Good teamwork capabilities in a distributed team
  • Very strong fundamentals of machine learning and statistical concepts
  • Experience with using deep learning-based frameworks in image processing and object detection
  • Hands-on experience on a minimum of 2 projects that involves ML or Deep Learning
  • Min 2+ Experience in CNN, LSTMs based models and ability to develop custom models based on these.
  • Ability to work with different machine learning frameworks especially Pytorch, Tensorflow
  • Programming background and expertise in building models using at least one of the following languages: Python, R, Java, C, C++, Scala.
  • Strong skills in machine learning environments Python, numpy, opencv etc.
  • Knowledge in ONNX is a plus
  • Knowledge in natural language processing is a plus
  • Experience in optimizing inference speed in production environments









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Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

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