Job Description

Senior Research Engineer - AI/ML
Direct Hire
Mon-Fri 40 hours/week
Stoneham, MA
*Position will start REMOTE but will eventually go onsite in MA

About the Job

Our client is looking for a Senior Research Engineer position in the area Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. The successful applicant will be responsible for developing software for advanced concepts and technology development in research and development programs relating to autonomous robotic vehicle systems and manned-unmanned systems collaboration. This position requires U.S. Citizenship and eligibility for U.S. Dept. of Defense Security Clearance.

Duties include:

  • Develop advanced concepts in AI/ML with a focus on autonomous robotic system applications in areas including mission planning, autonomous policy development, and man-machine collaboration.
  • Lead execution of advanced R+D programs in Principal Investigator roles
  • Develop competitive proposals and follow-on programs for R+D customers, including DARPA, other Gov’t agencies and Industry primes
  • Support other company initiatives and programs in a Subject Matter Expert role.
  • Support company marketing and business development via technical briefings, publications, conferences and professional outreach activities.

Required Qualifications:

  • PhD in CS, AI, or related field, or MS with 4+ years (post-Masters) progressive technology development and leadership experience in AI/ML and software for autonomous robots or agents.
  • Advanced research experience and/or publications in Markov Decision Process, Control and Reinforcement Learning applications.
  • Experience in implementing POMDP/POSG and Reinforcement Learning algorithms for planning and decision-making applications
  • Demonstrated experience in developing and prototyping novel research ideas
  • Proficiency with C/C++, Python, and Java
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

The skills are nice to have: (one or more of the following)
  • Domain-specific operational understanding of DoD autonomous robot/vehicle system operations.

Salary is competitive with market rates, with annual bonus awards based on company and individual performance. Benefits package includes 401K, Health/Life/Disability Insurance.

It is the policy of GCR to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. GCR is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population.

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