Machine Learning-Data Science Computer Vision Researcher ATAS-1189

Job Number:
1189
Job Classification:
Research Faculty
Areas of Expertise:
Robotics/Automated Systems
Functional Roles:
Other
Degree:
Master's; PhD
Level of Experience:
Junior; Mid Level; Senior
Field of Study:
Computer Engineering; Computer Science; Electrical Engineering; Mathematics
Rank:
Research Engineer II (REII); Senior Research Engineer (SRE); Research Scientist II (RSII); Senior Research Scientist (SRS)
Location:
Atlanta, GA
Job Type:
All
Close Date:
04/05/2017
Labs/Support Units:
Aerospace, Transportation & Advanced Systems Laboratory (ATAS)
Description:

Machine Learning, Data Science, and/or Computer Vision Researcher  1189

The Georgia Tech Research Institute's Machine Learning and Analytics branch is looking for candidates experienced with machine learning, computer vision, and data science for applications including robotics, large-scale processing of multi-modal data, and data analytics. Join our growing branch, within the Robotics and Autonomous Systems Division, and tackle responsibilities that will include development of learning/perception algorithms ranging from change detection, object detection, and tracking to large-scale clustering and pattern extraction. We have specific interest in machine/deep learning for combining information from multiple data sources.

This opportunity is within the Aerospace, Transportation and Advanced Systems Lab (ATAS). ATAS conducts research for government and industry customers in aerodynamics, radar and weapons systems, food processing technology, unmanned systems and modeling of social systems. http://www.gtri.gatech.edu/atas

POSITION SUMMARY:

The position will involve research and development of algorithms, fast prototyping and programming, and generation of research reports, publications, proposals, and briefs to customers. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are therefore required. 

REQUIREMENTS THAT MUST BE MET TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION:

  • US Citizenship AND/ OR the ability to obtain a US Security Clearance
  • MS or PhD in Computer Science, Robotics, Electrical & Computer Engineering, or related fields specializing in machine learning, computer vision, and/or perception
  • Possess extensive, demonstrated C/C++, MATLAB, or Python programming, strong mathematical foundation & problem-solving skills.
  • Hands-on experience with state-of-the-art algorithms for analysis of various types of data.
  • Experience with fast prototyping in MATLAB and/or Python
  • Willingness to work well in a team environment
  • Proven research experience in at least ONE of these areas is desirable:
  • Machine learning and data analytics for analysis of large-scale datasets (images, videos, time- series, etc.)
  • Object detection, pose estimation, and tracking in images or videos, 
  • Extraction and integration of data from multiple data sources
  • Large-scale machine learning and open-source machine learning/data analytics stacks (Spark, Storm, Kafka, etc.)

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