[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Post Doc Research Staff – Machine Learning and Big Data Analytics at HRL Laboratories, Malibu, CA, USA

Kim, Kyungnam (Ken) kkim at hrl.com
Mon Jan 11 09:19:36 PST 2016

Job Title : Post Doc Research Staff – Machine Learning and Big Data Analytics

EDUCATION DESIRED: Ph.D. in Applied Math, Computer Science or related fields 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Primary job function is to develop and apply modern mathematical algorithms and machine learning algorithms to perform grammar induction to build a semantic memory. Tasks will include the development, implementation, evaluation, and integration of algorithms to build a semantic memory. Additional job functions include solving customer problems, writing invention disclosures, publishing papers, briefing customers, and assisting in marketing HRL expertise.

EXPERIENCE DESIRED: Research experience in one or more of the following areas: machine learning, grammar induction, pattern recognition. Experience in building incremental learning algorithms, with real time processing a plus. Experience developing innovative solutions based upon the application of relevant research results from a wide variety of sources. Proficiency with C, C++, Matlab, Python, Java, Hadoop and Spark. 

KNOWLEDGE DESIRED: Background in one or more of the following areas: EM algorithm, algorithms for inference and prediction, statistical learning, graph theory and algorithms, ontologies, and dimensionality reduction techniques. 

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS: Good communication (verbal and written) skills, active participation in R&D team activities is required. Able and willing to occasionally travel. 

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (e.g. driver’s license, special tools or restrictions): U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status required.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

If interested, please apply at the HRL Laboratories, LLC website:  http://www.hrl.com/careers/cars_jobs.html and email Dr. Rajan Bhattacharyya (email address: rajan at hrl.com)

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