Kelly Services Sr Software Developer in Ambler, Pennsylvania

Location: Ambler, PA

The Senior Software Developer – Machine Learning role is responsible for the detailed design, implementation and testing of machine learning models that automate unstructured data into structured representations. Design and implement efficient pipelines for data manipulation, processing and delivery to our end users. Create tools for automated quality assurance and anomaly detection. Develop quality software through code reviews, automated testing and design reviews and work with both data science and traditional development teams.

Essential Functions:

Analyzes requirements and collaborates with the product owner, team members or architects; Implements designs with little or no assistance required; Writes accurate production-quality code; Builds and tests code to validate functionality against requirements and to ensure full unit test coverage; Participates in peer code reviews, both as a submitter and a reviewer; Thoroughly documents code and design; Accurately estimates and tracks personal work; Proactively raises issues and communicates accurate status to project managers; Works effectively in an iterative, incremental software development lifecycle wherein priorities, requirements and scope evolve, sometimes rapidly, over time and often mid-project; Assists in the development and presentation of manuals, user guides, and other materials relating to client products; May provide staff and clients with training and technical assistance relating to new, existing, and revised products; Responsible for conveying an understanding of technical product functionality to clients; Provides post-release support to internal and external customers; Helps identify improvements in the software development lifecycle; Demonstrates self-development by staying current with new technology and design patterns;

Education and Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field 3+ years’ experience programming in Node and/or R Strong experience with Scrum methodology and Agile practices Open Source technologies Deep knowledge and experience in practices like TDD, CI and CD Experience building machine learning models that automate unstructured data into structured representations Design and implement efficient pipelines for data manipulation, processing and delivery to our end users Create tools for automated quality assurance and anomaly detection to alert stakeholders of changes in the quality of machine learning models and analytics


An understanding of DevOps methodologies Strong leadership, time management, problem solving skills and resource administration. Knowledge of various design patterns Extremely proficient and passionate about following Agile Engineering practices (e.g. XP/DDD) Ability to work in an environment with high degree of ambiguity (previous start-up like experience could be helpful) Exhibit a high level of individual initiative and ownership Passionate, Self-motivated and driven, with keen attention to detail, action-and-results oriented Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills as well as strong logical, analytical, problem solving skills and reporting skills Able to present ideas in user-friendly language

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Category: IT/Software Development