The MITRE Corporation Artificial Intelligence Engineer in San Diego, California
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MITRE’s newly established AI Security and Perception Department within the Artificial Intelligence and Autonomy Innovation Center consists of a multi-generational, diverse team united by a passion and a sense of urgency to harness AI to help solve problems in the public interest. We discover, create, lead through empowering an inclusive community of collaborative innovators, learners, and technical creatives. We’re looking for people with a lifelong commitment to learning, who are passionate about harnessing artificial intelligence to make a positive impact in the world. We’ve built a supportive and inclusive environment where collaboration is encouraged, and learning is shared freely. We value our diversity of experience, knowledge, backgrounds, and perspectives and harness these qualities to discover connections, solve problems, and create extraordinary impact.
As a Senior Artificial Intelligence Engineer, you will:
Be part of a team developing and implementing AI algorithms to help address critical national and global challenges like global health, climate change and national security
Develop and use modern software engineering techniques to develop AI-related software
Maintain knowledge of advances of AI capabilities in industry and academia
Evaluate AI solutions and compare to sponsor requirements and needs
Contribute to the technical work program of one or more projects and produce quality products focused on successful sponsor outcomes
Provide thought leadership and collaborate with academic and industry partners
Provide exemplary leadership, caring mentorship, and collaborative technical advice to staff
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Cybersecurity, or related technical field
Must be a U.S. citizen with ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance
3+ years’ work experience in machine learning, deep learning, computer vision, statistics, and/or related fields
Hands-on experience using tools such as: C/C++, Python, TensorFlow, Keras, PyTorch, dlib, and database languages
Outstanding written and oral presentation skills are required for both internal and sponsor-facing communications
Advanced degree in related field of study
Candidates that possess a current/active US Government clearance are preferred
Proven experience with Statistical Methods, Neural Networks, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Algorithmic Foundations of Optimization, Data Science, Privacy, Trust & Safety, Software Engineering or similar
This requisition requires the candidate to have a minimum of the following clearance(s):
This requisition requires the hired candidate to have or obtain, within one year from the date of hire, the following clearance(s):
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