Group 01--Summer Research Program Intern

Date: Mar 14, 2023

Location: Lexington, MA, US

Company: MIT Lincoln Laboratory

Artificial Intelligence (AI) Technology Group develops fundamental, cross-cutting and enabling AI technologies to solve complex challenges facing the nation and the world. In close collaboration with the academic community, especially MIT, our research team is working to define and advance the frontier in the areas of low-resource AI; safe, robust and trustworthy AI; and collaborative autonomy. 


Our research team includes many of the Laboratory’s top AI experts from across various lab mission areas with expertise in deep learning architectures, adversarial learning, probabilistic programming, reinforcement learning, network science, multi-modal data fusion and autonomous systems. Our team has access to large amounts of data and the largest AI supercomputer at any university in the world. The data and the compute capabilities provide ample opportunities to do research at scale on both closed and publicly available datasets. We provide a vibrant collaborative research environment with close ties to academia and sponsors with critical mission needs

Job Description


This summer opportunity is open to graduate-level candidates, including those in the process of earning a BS, MS, or Ph.D. degree in a technical field such as Electrical or Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics or a related field.


The specific summer assignment could include research on deep learning architectures, adversarial learning, reinforcement learning, graph analytics, natural language processing or computer vision. Candidates should have exposure to a variety of techniques, including machine learning methods. Specific coursework or experience with computer vision, natural language processing, deep learning or graph algorithms is desired, as is knowledge of Matlab or Python programming and familiarity with TensorFlow, PyTorch and/or OpenAI Gym libraries. Each selected intern will be mentored by a staff member and placed in a team to conduct research and development in one of the above and other related areas. Summer interns will participate fully in our group’s activities, which include many educational opportunities.

Selected candidate will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret level DoD security clearance.


To safeguard our health and well-being, MIT Lincoln Laboratory requires COVID-19 vaccination for all employees.  Individuals may request exemption from the vaccine requirement for medical or religious reason.


MIT Lincoln Laboratory is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, or genetic information; U.S. citizenship is required.


Requisition ID: 38669 

Nearest Major Market: Boston

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