Machine Learning Software Developer

Date: Feb 27, 2023

Location: Lexington, MA, US

Company: MIT Lincoln Laboratory

Laboratory Description

MIT Lincoln Laboratory, located in Lexington, Massachusetts, is a United States Department of Defense research and development center chartered to apply advanced technology to problems of national security. The Laboratory provides technical expertise to the US government in domains ranging from cybersecurity to novel radar design to advanced microelectronics, and more.

Job Description

Our group is seeking highly motivated scientists and engineers who are interested in applying machine learning, computer vision, and AI techniques to solve challenging technical problems. The candidate will aid in the design, implementation, and analysis of machine learning algorithms across a broad problem space. First-hand experience with state-of-the-art machine learning techniques is desired, as well as experience with the design and implementation of such methods on image, video, or data processing tasks. The candidate will work with an experienced team to learn about the homeland protection mission and to develop a career path matching their technical interests.

• Master’s degree in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Information Science, Physics or related field with a strong background in quantitative sciences OR
• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Information Science, Physics with at least 2 years of relevant experience in quantitative sciences
• Prior exposure to machine learning algorithms, through coursework or research, is required.
• Applicant should have a strong curiosity to explore open questions under guidance and to acquire new skills in development platforms
• Be proficient in Python, Julia, or other high level programming language
• A minimum GPA of 3.5 is required.

Desired skills:
• Experience with multiple programming languages such as C, C++, or Java



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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.


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

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