Intern NLP Engineer

Intern / Student, Full-time · Remote Europe

Your mission
As an Intern NLP Engineer at deepset, you will work on making neural search scalable and accessible for enterprises all around the world. You will be part of the Core Engineering Team, working on Haystack, our Open Source NLP framework, and interacting with its vibrant community.
Our mission
We are an open source startup that empowers developers to build flexible and powerful semantic search systems to query all types of data using our Haystack framework.

deepset is at the forefront of ​natural ​language ​processing (NLP) and we are on our way to becoming a standard for ​semantic search. Come join our team and ​work with tech experts on real-world cases, in a fast-paced and high-impact environment, and shape the NLP space together with us.
Life at deepset
At deepset you will find an environment ​with equal opportunities to grow, share ideas, build relationships, and succeed. We believe every employee is important and generates a direct impact on our team’s success.

We are certified by Flexa® Careers as a flexible employer, and our remote first culture is designed to provide work-life balance, autonomy, and flexibility.

Our daily meetings, the quarterly in person "Re.Base", and the social events allow us to work with great synergy. We would like to invite you to visit our life page to learn more about our culture. ​
Your impact
  • As a full-fledged member of the team, you will join our meetings, will take part in the sprint planning and retrospective, will have regular 1:1s with the Team Lead
  • You will manage Github issues, taking ownership of the process from triaging to resolution
  • You will be part of the Community Guide rotation, helping out Haystack users through different media: Github discussions, our public Slack group, Stack Overflow
  • You will have the chance to collaborate with the rest of the team on complex tasks, such as designing new components or delivering new features
  • You will have the opportunity to collaborate with other departments and get insights from different parts of deepset
Your profile
  • You hold a bachelor’s or master’s degree in Machine Learning, Software Engineering, or a comparable study
  • You are available for a 40 hours/week internship for the period of 6 months
    E.g.: you have recently completed your studies (bachelors or masters), or you are in the last semester of your course and have already completed your exams
  • You have experience with the Python programming language
  • You are an Open Source enthusiast, you already contributed to an OSS project, willing to improve your software engineering skills
  • You are familiar with NLP and you are highly motivated to learn about it
  • Do you have previous intern/working experience? That`s a big plus ;)
Perks
  • Remote-first: You can choose to work from home or any other workspace that suits you. 
  • Grow: Personal and professional growth is important to us. At deepset you have the chance to develop new skills, to speak at conferences, and our team favorite is the monthly “Hacky Friday”.
  • Connect: We have a virtual office, a monthly social budget to reconnect virtually or in person, regular walk and talks with colleagues from other teams, and a flexible travel policy that enables you to meet colleagues in person when needed.
  • Re:base: Once every few months we meet in person. We believe it's great to still see each other occasionally in real life. We have good discussions, we do workshops, we brainstorm, we have lunches together, and we have fun. We cover travel expenses for sure.
  • Personal time off: If you want to recharge and travel the world - there are 27 days of paid holidays per year.

What do we need from you?

  • Your CV
  • A Cover letter
  • Your academic certificates
  • A short list of relevant lectures or seminars you attended

What colleagues say
Michel, NLP Engineer Intern:
"I consider myself lucky to ​be able to work as part of such a welcoming and talented team. Being an intern in a company applying ​state-of-the-art technologies to interesting problems is ​an exciting opportunity."

Sara, NLP Engineer:
"Joining deepset has been rewarding from day one: I could work right away on challenging, interesting topics at the cutting edge of NLP with a really talented and welcoming team of engineers.”
About us
Our vision: We make machines understand language so that humans can achieve more.
Our mission: We empower developers to make NLP part of every application in every enterprise.
Visit us to learn more: WebsiteGitHub Linkedin​ | Twitter
Your application!
We appreciate your interest in the deepset GmbH. Please fill in the following short form. Should you have any difficulties in uploading your files, please contact us by mail at careers@deepset.ai .

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