OnCue Natural Language Processing Integration Lead


  • Integrate commercial NLU solutions to help generate smart responses for the media search platform.
  • Come up with the NLU architecture for optimal data flows between Verizon cloud and vendors’ cloud.
  • Collect and analyze usage on media queries to improve the NLU performance.
  • Help in generating and tuning large vocabulary statistical language models that are best suited for a media search experience.
  • Design and implement various scripts on Linux to collect and analyze large data sets.
  • Help in areas of web-service development related to the voice service.


  • BS in Computer Engineering, or MS is preferred.
  • 5+ years of industry experiencing with a proven track record of developing or integration at least one NLU solution.
  • Proficient in string search and match algorithms and implementation.
  • Proficient in scripting and data-analysis.
  • Familiar with some version control and bug tracking tools.
  • Expert in at least 2 of the following languages: Scala, Java, Python, C/C++
  • Experience working with natural language toolkits such as NLTK, OpenNLP, Stanford NLP Group.
  • Knowledge of syntax trees, dependency graphs, word-sense disambiguation and named entity recognition.

Equal Employment Opportunity

  • Verizon is a Federal Contractor
  • Verizon requests veteran priority referrals
  • Verizon is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer M/F/Disability/Vet.