NLP Engineer - Finnish Market

  • Salary
  • Contract Type
  • Location
    Barcelona, Spain
  • Hours

M47 Labs is seeking an NLP engineer to work on a cutting-edge Personal Voice Assistant software used by millions of users worldwide, with one of their major clients. The candidate should have knowledge of the Finnish language.

The candidate is to develop Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing code to help expand and adapt the software to their native language, so the ideal candidate has strong software engineering fundamentals combined with a love for language to help them go a step beyond in human-machine interaction.


  • Developing natural language processing code specific to your language
  • Providing input and suggestions towards innovating new approaches and new product features tailored to your home market
  • Working with large amounts of data to help create and improve lexical data
  • Ensuring transversal and continuous communication with the team and the client


  • B.S/MSc in Computer Science, Computational Linguistics, Data Science, related fields, or equivalent experience
  • Native fluency in Finnish
  • Experience with Machine Learning, and preferably with NLP (text processing, classification, regression, machine learning for NLP, etc)
  • Ability to leverage the power of large amounts of data to solve complex NLP and machine learning problems
  • Proficiency in at least one of the following: Python/Java/C++/Objective-C and shell scripting
  • Good linguistic comprehension and knowledge of the structural aspects of the desired language
  • Experience with GIT or other version control systems
  • Good organizational and analytical skills
  • Oral and written fluency in English
  • Ability to think outside of the box and strong problem-solving skills
  • Good communication skills

 What they offer

  • 6 to 12-month contract with the possibility to extend beyond the project
  • Central location in Barcelona 
  • Office Perks
  • Competitive salary based on candidate background and experience
  • Negotiable relocation package 
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Great international and young work environment
  • Access to internal and external trainings

M47 Labs encourages you to apply if you are native Finnish and have strong programming fundamentals even if you lack experience in the NLP field.