Data Scientist/AI Engineer

Location: Leeds, United Kingdom

The Role

We are on the lookout for an Data Scientist/AI Engineer

Working for this leading-edge organisation you will be responsible for creating artificial intelligence algorithms that will classify various risks associated with social media, in the form of text, images, videos, or aggregated content. As such this role is well suited to someone with a strong background in AI and machine learning through their work experience or post-graduate dissertation.

You will need to hold exceptional numerical skills and ideally will have knowledge of, or exposure to, Convolutional Neural Networks (CNN) and other artificial intelligence techniques.

Any knowledge of PyTorch and using GPUs to train deep learning models would be highly advantageous.

Knowledge of relevant machine learning concepts such as overfitting, cross-validation and linear algebra is also beneficial to the role.


  • Strong academic background with a 2:1 degree or higher (or equivalent) such as computer science, software engineering, mathematics or physics
  • Exceptional analytical and mathematical ability
  • Machine Learning experience
  • Problem solver
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Methodical investigation
  • Good communication skills to enable effective collaboration
  • Experience with at least one of the following, CNNs, LSTMs/GRUs, GNNs, graph/node embeddings
  • Experience with one of the following Random Forests, SVMs or Boosting
  • Experience with Python, PyTorch (or TensorFlow, CNTK, MXNet, Caffe), Scikit-learn
  • Linux and Windows experienced


Our rewards are as unique as our culture, and we want to attract the best people and keep hold of them.

Not only will we ensure that your development is key, but you will be joining a fantastic team of like minded people who work together as one team to achieve a shared vision.

We offer an excellent salary and benefits package which include

• 25 days holiday + bank holidays

• Critical Illness

• Life Insurance Cover

• Healthcare Cash Plan.

If this isn’t enough, we are set in some of the best offices in Leeds and have free fruit delivered every Monday, we have a breakfast order each Friday, including ‘beer’ afternoon on Fridays…

About Crisp:

Crisp’s mission is to protect Global Brands, children and social platforms from Social Media risk. At Crisp we believe that everyone should be safe from unwanted User Generated Content online. We are a high growth company that already works with and protects the world’s biggest brands and social platforms.

Crisp comprises hundreds of expert consultants in linguistics, moderation, psychology, data protection, law and regulation supported by world leading proprietary software and empowered by knowledge and expertise to intervene decisively to protect brands from social media risks in minutes, 24/7 across the globe.


'This work meets the requirements in respect of exempted questions under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, any applicants who are offered work for this organisation will be subject to an enhanced check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). This will include details of cautions, reprimands or final warnings as well as convictions. A criminal record will not automatically bar a person from successfully taking up this post.”

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