In the midst of what has become the biggest actors and writers strike in Hollywood, Netflix announced that it will continue working to develop for its streaming system a machine learning infrastructure, which is why it is now offering AI specialists about $900,000 in salary.
The streaming giant posted a job posting for a product specialist. who is in charge of said area on the platform, which will have a salary according to the statement between $300,000 to $900,000 dollars.
In addition, Netflix indicated that it is looking for a senior software engineer, who will be in charge of these operations and should “develop a product that facilitates the creation, administration and scaling of machine learning applications of the real life”, he said.
Offers for the engineer range from $100,000 to $700,000. He also notified that he will need a machine learning scientist, who will be in charge of “developing algorithms that drive high-quality localization”, this could have a salary of $150,000 and $750,000 dollars.
Finally, to complete the hiring, he opened an opening for an AI technical director for his game studio who will be paid between $450,000 and $650,000 annually, who will have to be in charge of “building new types of games that before they were not possible without continued advances in AI/ML technologies”, the company said.
Through a statement, the company expressed “we invest heavily in machine learning to continually improve our members' experience and optimize the Netflix service from start to finish,” it noted while noting that All of these changes are in order to “streamline the production of original movies and TV shows at Netflix's fast-growing studio,” he said.