Research Software Engineer, Artificial Intelligence in YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, New York | DiversityInc Careers

Research Software Engineer, Artificial Intelligence

Job Description
IBM Research is the innovation engine of IBM. Nearly every game-changing breakthrough in the information technology industry has its roots in an IBM Research lab. It has been a home for creative scientific minds since 1945, when Thomas J. Watson Sr. established the first corporate pure science research lab in the U.S. We are primed to define the future of technology for many years to come specifically around the world of Artificial Intelligence. The research lab is a place where scientists, professors, and students collaborate to drive the frontiers of AI. If you're interested in working with some of the world's most talented researchers to advance AI, we may have an opportunity for you!

We are looking for a Research Software Engineer for our Yorktown Heights, New York office. The Research Software Engineer will perform research in cognitive systems by innovating and applying techniques from machine learning areas especially deep learning.

  • Apply to problems in the language technology area with expansion toward natural language generation and understanding scenarios.
  • Innovate new techniques, implement in code, and validate and test on a variety of data
  • Patent new ideas and publish and present ideas at scientific conferences
  • Utilize Deep Learning, C++/CUDA, Python, Torch or similar machine learning package and Machine Learning


Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Masters degree or equivalent in Data Science, Engineering, Computer Science or related and six (6) months of experience as an Engineer or related OR Bachelors with five (5) years of professional work experience.
  • At least 6 months of experience utilizing Deep Learning, C++/CUDA, Python, Torch, or similar machine learning packages and Machine Learning

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Experience with standard machine learning techniques and frameworks
  • Experience analyzing large scale data from a variety of sources
  • Design, validation, and characterization of algorithms and/or systems
  • Experience with machine learning tools and frameworks including but not limited to: TensorFlow, PyTorch, Torch, Caffe, etc.

EO Statement
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.