• Artificial Intelligence Software Engineer

    Information Technology
  • Responsibilities

    The artificial intelligence (AI) field is evolving fast, and in particular machine translation. In just a couple of years, technology to enable good quality machine translation has evolved more than in previous decades thanks to deep learning, and TransPerfect is excited to lead the technology when applied to achieving the business goals of globalized corporations. In order to support the expansion of the AI team in Barcelona, we are looking for a Software Engineer.


    As part of our team in Barcelona, you will work not only with experts in the technology to develop new solutions to satisfy the needs of our clients in verticals such as Life Sciences, Travel & Hospitality, or Media, but also with qualified linguists to understand their requirements and make their work more attractive. You will understand and improve our current portfolio of technologies and also advance the state-of-the-art in machine translation technology, including Neural Machine Translation (NMT) and other deep learning technologies.



    • Define AI solutions to deal with complex business problems.
    • Write code to improve how linguists interact with neural machine translation.
    • Train and improve existing machine translation engines (statistical MT and Neural MT).
    • Develop automated technologies for the real-time improvement of MT engines.
    • Participate in the product roadmap.
    • Research & Development of new products and services following a lean start-up methodology.


    • Graduate degree (MS or PhD) in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics or Physics.
    • Preferred specialization in natural language processing, machine translation, or machine learning.
    • Experience in designing machine translation solutions.
    • 3+ years of related work experience.
    • Solid software development experience with languages such as C/C++, Python, Java, and Perl.
    • Preferred full-stack development skills.
    • Good written and spoken communication skills.


    For more than 25 years, TransPerfect has provided comprehensive language and technology solutions to help our clients communicate and conduct business more effectively in a global marketplace. Equipped with a quality management system certified to both the ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 17100:2015 standards, TransPerfect provides a full array of language and business support services, including translation, interpretation, multicultural marketing, website globalization, subtitling, voiceovers, staffing services, e-learning and training, and legal support services. TransPerfect also offers a suite of next-generation technologies that significantly reduce costs and improve consistency throughout the translation process, making TransPerfect the vendor of choice for the world's leading multinationals.


    With annual revenues of over $615 million, TransPerfect is the world's largest provider of language services and technology solutions. From offices in more than 90 cities on six continents, TransPerfect offers a full range of services in 170+ languages to clients worldwide. With an unparalleled commitment to quality and client service, TransPerfect is fully ISO 9001 and ISO 17100 certified. TransPerfect has global headquarters in New York, with regional headquarters in London and Hong Kong.


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