Machine Learning Backend Engineer

Job updated about 2 months ago

Job Description

We are on a mission to spark connections and bring people together.

Dcard is a social media platform devoted to creating a safe and free environment for ever-flowing ideas and extraordinary stories. Garnering the trust of the younger generation, our service attracts millions of active users and up to 20 million unique visitors per month. We have substantial influence and high penetration amongst the youth of Taiwan, but our ambitions do not stop here.

As a strong and emerging international company, we are on a mission to spark connections and bring people together. We continue to make impactful influence in the social media, advertising and e-commerce fields. Continuing our success in the Taiwan market, we are now expanding to Hong Kong, Japan, and the APAC market.

As a Machine Learning Backend Engineer at Dcard, you will collaborate closely with product managers and developers to build products that matter and create tools that accelerate growth. Join our team of developers to build the social network of the next generation. We code in a fresh monolithic repository and ship code every few hours, and most importantly, we're never afraid of using new and bold approaches to conquer challenges.

If you are ready to take the leap, join us in creating an experience that connects people all around the world!

Why should you join Dcard

Dcard's products have expanded from the card-pairing feature to community, e-commerce, and other services targeting university students and young people. We are building a rapidly growing and continuously expanding organization with a growth mindset. The team focuses on long-term mission vision and strategy, working together to stay focused on goals and continuously break through barriers. We are reaching out to the world, creating more opportunities and development in different fields, and we are not satisfied with the current boundaries. We need you to provide value to our users in more aspects of life!

About the Dcard Engineering

As a member of the Dcard Engineering Team, you will not only focus on feature development but also optimize the developer experience and architecture, and evaluate the adoption of new technologies. At Dcard, you will face many interesting challenges, working on high-traffic products, constantly adjusting and improving the existing architecture to provide smooth services to millions of users. We are -

  • Data Driven - Any analysis and decision-making within the team revolve around important metrics, and product development goals are based on OKRs to measure their value, ensuring that everyone is on the same track and moving towards the same goal. We value data-driven thinking over relying on intuition.
  • Fast-Paced - Working with a talented team, you will experience significant growth in both technical and collaborative abilities. The team operates at a fast pace, and we expect the product to move forward quickly. Consequently, we face daily challenges such as setting up an ad system to handle high traffic or ensuring real-time and fast data updates.
  • Process Optimization - The team pays great attention to the smoothness of processes and continuously thinks about how to collaborate more efficiently. We roll up our sleeves and directly change things that bother us, optimizing the development and life experiences as a whole.
  • Continuous Growth - In addition to regular study sessions, we learn about the projects undertaken by team members in different domains through Developer Sessions within the team. We also invite external members to share successful case studies or development processes from other teams.

You will be involved the team to:

  • Collaborate with Machine Learning Engineers to deploy algorithms as user-accessible services.
  • Develop MLOps practices to enhance the development experience of machine learning algorithms.
  • Build machine learning-related ETL pipelines.
  • Collaborate with Data Engineers to develop and optimize data infrastructure.
  • Establish system monitoring mechanisms to improve service stability.


We expect an excellent Machine Learning Backend Engineering to have:

  • Proficient in Python and open to learning new languages.
  • Capable of writing highly readable, maintainable, and scalable code, as well as conducting high-quality code reviews.
  • Familiar with software project development processes.
  • Have at least one year of experience in developing distributed systems or Backend APIs.
  • Familiar with Kubernetes practices and principles.
  • Knowledgeable in system monitoring design.
  • Familiar with one or more of the following database systems: MongoDB, Elasticsearch, Redis, ClickHouse, BigQuery.
  • Possess excellent communication and collaboration skills, able to articulate ideas clearly and work smoothly with team members.

It would be even better if you have the following skills:

  • Have more than two years of experience in designing large-scale distributed systems.
  • Familiar with knowledge in one or more of the following domains: recommendation systems, advertising systems, e-commerce systems.
  • Proficient in machine learning project development processes, including data processing, model deployment workflows, and CI-related designs.
  • Familiar with one of the following distributed computing systems: Spark, Flink.
  • Proficient in building Airflow systems and ETL development.
  • Knowledgeable in Data Engineering.

At Dcard, every member is equal, and we value and celebrate differences. We strive to provide a diverse and inclusive environment, giving respect to every member. We believe that equality and diversity can bring infinite possibilities for innovation. Dcard maintains a non-discriminatory employment environment, giving equal opportunity to all candidates.
    1 years of experience required
    40,000+ TWD / month
    Managing staff numbers: not specified
    Partial Remote Work
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    About us


    Dcard 結合科技與人文搭起一座橋樑,豐富每個人的生活、讓每個人找到共鳴。面對快速變化的網路生態,Dcard 聚焦長期使命願景、年度戰略,夥伴們專注在公司戰略與目標,用成長型思維打造一個快速成長也充滿溫度的企業文化。

    Dcard 致力於打造讓人放心分享自己故事的場域,讓平凡人分享不平凡故事的新世代服務。Dcard 是全台最大的匿名社群,在年輕族群有極高滲透率與影響力。不止步於台灣社群取得極大影響力,我們正全力擴張版圖,強力發展廣告、電商、IP 新型業務及跨國市場,持續往世界級網路公司的目標努力。

    我們的服務範圍擴及台灣 (Dcard)、香港 (Dcard.HK)及日本 (Dtto),持續擴大海外市場影響力。我們希望能邀請優秀的你加入團隊,把你的名字列在我們下一個里程碑的故事裡!


    六個你會愛上 Dcard 的理由:

    我們相信夥伴多方交流及討論可以創造出更多不一樣的火花跟可能性。在 Dcard 我們傾聽也重視每個夥伴的想法,每天專案小組進度會議、每週產品會議、每月 All Hands Meeting 中,夥伴們彼此對齊進度,主動提出想法,做更完善的決策與行動。透過夥伴的溝通合作,互相激盪火花,幫助團隊打造更棒的產品!

    我們相信跟一群優秀的夥伴共事,絕對是最棒的福利! 為了在快速變動、充滿挑戰的環境中取得影響力,我們需要勇於面對未知的挑戰。Dcard 重視夥伴的成長,我們提供各類書籍、講座、國內外研討會及專屬語言進修課程等資源,成為夥伴學習路上最大的後盾!

    不止步於在台灣社群取得極大影響力,Dcard 正全力擴張版圖,發展廣告、電商、IP 新型業務及跨國市場產品,持續往世界級網路公司的目標努力。在這裡,你將能親身參與各類新想法、新產品甚至是新市場的誕生!


    在這個變化快速的場域,夥伴有多方嘗試的機會,可以參與各類新想法、新產品甚至是新市場的誕生! 只要你有能力和意願,站出來,你就可以親自做出改變。

    混合工作的模式(Hybrid Work),Dcard 夥伴能彈性安排工作時間與空間。具有彈性的遠距工作日(Remote Day),在辦公室也可以選擇在任何小角落工作。讓你自在挑選想要工作的時間和地方!


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    Mid-Senior level
    40K+ TWD / month

    Mid-Senior level
    1M ~ 1.6M TWD / year

    Mid-Senior level
    Regular earnings reach NT$40,000