Job description

Must have TS/SCI


This position is for an AI/ML Engineer looking for new challenging problems. You will support the development of AI/ML algorithms in a multitude of disciplines from object detection/classification, natural language processing, reinforcement learning, and large language models. Additionally, we have a team of excellent researchers and software developers who are eager to mentor and teach their craft.

As an AI/ML Engineer, your responsibilities include:

Working as part of a small team consisting of developers and researchers to implement machine learning algorithms to solve a broad set of challenges for our various customers

Analyzing large multi-domain datasets such as images, text, and/or graph data to identify statistically relevant features to build models that provide analysts with actionable data

Using cloud services to train and deploy ML models

Reviewing relevant publications to understand and apply cutting edge concepts to defense and commercial applications

Writing technical documentation supporting code, program capabilities, and user-guides

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Experience leading an interdisciplinary team of researchers and software developers

Experience with any of the following AI/ML domains:

Large Language Models and experience identifying ways to incorporate them into new areas and applications

Object detection algorithms such as YOLO and Faster-RCNN

Natural Language Processing algorithms such as Transformers and RNNs

Applying Transformer-based architectures to domains in other areas outside of NLP such as computer vision

Generative Adversarial Networks and Variational Autoencoders

Reinforcement learning and familiarity with OpenAI Gym, RLlib, and Stable Baselines

Applying clustering algorithms and/or deep neural networks to real life problems

Implementing tracking & fusion and pattern-of-life algorithms

experience with Machine Learning libraries and frameworks such as Hugging Face and LangChain

Experience with Linux

Familiarity with using AWS cloud computing resources such as EC2, S3, Lambda, etc.

Experience Level:

Intermediate Level

About Actalent

Actalent is a global leader in engineering and sciences services and talent solutions. We help visionary companies advance their engineering and science initiatives through access to specialized experts who drive scale, innovation and speed to market. With a network of almost 30,000 consultants and more than 4,500 clients across the U.S., Canada, Asia and Europe, Actalent serves many of the Fortune 500.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

At Actalent, diversity and inclusion are a bridge towards the equity and success of our people. DE&I are embedded into our culture through:

  • Hiring diverse talent
  • Maintaining an inclusive environment through persistent self-reflection
  • Building a culture of care, engagement, and recognition with clear outcomes
  • Ensuring growth opportunities for our people

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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