Senior Research Scientist (Advanced Research Concepts) 6/9/2018

Assured Information Security, Inc. Rome, NY

Location
Rome, NY
AJE Ref #
582077742
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
o9uK7fwe
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Education
Doctoral Degree

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Position at Assured Information Security, Inc. (AIS)

AIS is in search of a Senior Research Scientist to support and lead innovative machine learning and behavioral science efforts in cyber-security as part of the Advanced Research Concepts (ARC) group. The ARC team is actively developing next-generation cyber operations technologies, primarily through the research and application of novel machine learning and behavioral science techniques.

Roles and Responsibilities:

* Research and implement novel machine learning techniques

* Support research proposals, publications, and customer demonstrations

* Research and develop statistical models to represent and automate cyber operations

* Design and develop software tools covering a broad spectrum of cyber security technologies

* Participate in projects that combine many different programming languages including C, Python, and Java on Linux and Windows systems

* Mentor and guide junior scientists and engineers

Required Education, Experience, and Abilities:

* Ph.D. in Artificial Intelligence, Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, or a related discipline and a minimum of 3 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience

* Ability to inspire team members to think creatively and work together as a team to solve complex problems

* Publication history in Artificial Intelligence or Machine Learning

* Strong understanding of probability, statistics, and linear algebra

* Minimum 2 years of experience in Python, R, or MATLAB

* Ability to obtain/maintain a DoD TS clearance

Preferred Experience and Abilities:

* Experience with Department of Defense

* Machine learning/deep learning technologies (e.g., TensorFlow, Torch, Microsoft CNTK)

* Python, C, C++, and Java development

* Publications in top-tier Artificial Intelligence or Machine Learning conferences, such as:

* ICML, NIPS, AAAI, ICLR, ECML, AAMAS.

AIS is an EEO/AA employer.