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Senior Research Scientist- Machine Learning

Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
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Perspecta Labs

Perspecta Labs generates transformative applied research to fuel solutions for our customers unique challenges. We are a self-sustaining research center within Perspecta that provides applied research and engineering to enable government agencies, utilities and commercial enterprises to fully exploit the future of communications, analytics and cyber security.

Responsibilities

The work will involve research into machine learning techniques, applying these techniques to different types of data, including some or all of the following: cyber data, imagery, video, data from various types of sensors, textual data, financial data, and healthcare data, to name a few. The work will be performed in small teams and will involve all aspects of data analytics, including working with customers to understand their requirements, designing and prototyping the solution, analyzing the data, evaluating and writing up results, and presenting results on a regular basis to customers. As part of the research, the work will also involve writing research papers and presenting them at conferences.

The candidate will be responsible for participating in research projects, typically in a leadership role, and working with a team of people with diverse capabilities to achieve the objectives of the project. Work will involve thought leadership as well as executing projects with high quality results. The candidate will also participate in writing research proposals in various areas of data analytics. Frequent interactions with customers to include presentations and technical interchanges to elicit requirements and present results are expected.

Qualifications

Requires 10 to 12 years with BS/BA or 8 to 10 years with MS/MA or 5 to 7 years with PhD.

10+ years experience working in the area of machine learning/data analytics.

The candidate should have excellent programming skills and should be able to implement machine learning solutions for a variety of different types of structure and unstructured data. The candidate should have good communications and writing skills, and a good publications record.
Experience in writing research proposals is a plus.

Preferred: PhD in Computer Science or related field

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

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PAY TRANSPARENCY NONDISCRIMINATION PROVISION
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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  • Information Technology
Posted: 2020-05-31 Expires: 2020-06-30

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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