Machine Learning Engineer

Job description

Web-IQ is looking for a Machine Learning Engineer to advance the information extraction and analysis capabilities in our open-source intelligence products and services.

Your work contributes to the fight against serious crimes!


Web-IQ provides products and expertise in the area of web intelligence. Our customers are national and international companies, public services and law enforcement agencies. We help them use the wealth of information from the open internet, Dark web and social media to gain new insights into their business, solve crimes, help victims and improve their overall effectiveness and efficiency. This means that on the one hand we build exciting products around web crawling, big data, search and machine learning. On the other hand, we also work closely with our customers to gain domain specific insights and collaboratively explore and develop data analyses.

What you will do

Web-IQ's technological solutions make the wealth of information from online open sources accessible to our customers to fight crime and prevent fraud.

Our data science team plays a crucial role in this. As a machine learning expert, you work on extracting information from text and other media. You develop classification models, you work with unstructured data to extract entities and relationships and find patterns by applying existing and self-developed algorithms and machine learning methods.

Our machine learning experts do not work in vitro! There is plenty of room for research and experimentation, but the goal of your work is to contribute to real-world products and have actual impact on the work of our customers. For this, you work together with other data scientists and software engineers.

You will have the opportunity to research, innovate and improve the Web-IQ products and you are invited to participate with our customers and partners in international research projects to develop new skills and learn how machine learning can be used in a trustworthy way to create a safer world.

Who you are

  • You have a master’s degree in artificial intelligence or a related discipline;
  • You have strong analytical and problem-solving skills;
  • You are knowledgeable about machine learning practices and algorithms. Especially in text classification and natural language processing;
  • You have demonstrable development experience in Python;
  • You are driven by seeing your work being used in actual operational scenarios, with real world data, for real world customers;
  • You’re a team player who can communicate clearly and collaborate closely with other data scientists and engineers;
  • You get excited about adding intelligence to systems;
  • You’re available to work 32-40 hours a week.

What we offer you

  • Working as an integral part of a motivated, creative and energetic team;
  • A good salary;
  • A nice working place in the Mediacentrale (and from home);
  • The opportunity and freedom to improve our services and products with your own ideas and insights;
  • The opportunity to learn about data processing, analysis and automated investigations;
  • Working for inspiring international customers and clients.

Our stack

Python and Java.


Contact us at jobs@web-iq.com or call +31 (0)50 21 11 622.

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