Artificial Intelligence Researcher

Date: Feb 14, 2021

Location: Lexington, MA, US

Company: MIT Lincoln Laboratory

The AI Technology & Systems Group is engaged in a wide range of projects focusing on speech, text, image, multimedia, and language processing. The group’s speech and language processing research and development (R&D) efforts include automatic speech recognition, speaker recognition, language and dialect identification, keyword search, topic analysis, speech and audio signal enhancement, and machine translation. The AITS Group’s newest R&D efforts include domain adaptation for HLTs; cross-language information retrieval systems; cyber and transaction analysis; entity and relationship extraction; cross-media recognition; recommender systems; language-learning technologies; and analysis of social networks based on information content extraction from speech, text, and video combined with network communications and activities. In each of the group’s R&D areas, emphasis is placed on realistic data and experimental evaluation of techniques. On a global scale, the AITS Group leads research in several speech, text, and multimedia analytics domains, with a long-standing and extensive publication record and history of international honors for staff.


The Artificial Intelligence Technology and Systems Group is seeking a candidate to work with our team on research, technology development and transfer, and applications in end-to-end artificial-intelligence systems. Focus areas include speech, speaker, face, and language recognition; multi-lingual information retrieval; and coordination-network analytics across speech, video, image, graphs, and text. Particular emphasis is given to robust and resiliant systems taking noise source and adversarial factors into consideration.


PhD in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related field. In lieu of a PhD, a MS and 3 yrs. exp. will be considered. Demonstrated experience, knowledge, and accomplishments in machine learning and pattern recognition in human language technology application areas. Must have expertise and experience that is applicable across the speech, video, image, graph, text, and multimedia domains. Demonstrable experience in the creation of deployable software prototypes based on research. Five or more years of directly related experience. Established publication record is expected.

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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.


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.




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