Machine Learning Engineer

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is seeking a talented Machine Learning Engineer to join a diverse, highly skilled team to create unique solutions for complex problems in security engineering and cyber domains. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides cost-effective intelligence, engineering, scientific and IT solutions. Candidates are expected to have multiple years of overlapping prior work history using logical, statistical, and programming skills to collect, diagnose, and interpret large data sets with the purpose of developing advanced artificial intelligence and machine learning solutions and algorithms. The position will require you to develop processes and tools to create, develop, and monitor model performance in real world and simulated environments.

Candidates should have a wide range of technical competencies including statistics, machine learning, coding languages, databases, data reporting and data visualization technologies. This position will work on projects requiring data interpretation and communication to conclusion-makers and customers in addition to the development and training of Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning (AI/ML) based solutions. This position will coordinate closely with technical management, and cross-functional areas to alert project status and initiatives as well as the team’s Agile software development process. This role will work with ongoing and future programs develop and integrate artificial intelligence and machine learning applications in the areas of data classification and real time contextual exploration. Candidates should have the ability to do the following:

  • Take open-ended or high-level guidance
  • Objectively and freely make discoveries jointly with the team
  • Progress, propose, and investigate solutions that are mission relevant
  • develop and assess a variety of machine learning algorithms from prerequisite listings
  • Develop data and model visualization strategies and capabilities to promote mission and business objectives in a team work environment.
  • Interact with technical management to ensure obligations are met and to advance new features
  • Find patterns in unstructured and semi-structured data
  • Work with software developers and program managers to meet timelines and goals
  • Be able to deliver findings to both technical and non-technical audiences.

Basic Qualifications

  • Candidate will possess at minimum a bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Math, Data Science, Information Science or other related discipline
  • Minimum 2+ years of relevant work specifically working with developing and implementing AI/ML models
  • Proficiency writing code in Python
  • Direct work specifically with deep learning python libraries such as TensorFlow or Pytorch
  • Knowledge of machine learning techniques including both supervised and unsupervised learning
  • Strong comprehension of concepts and methodologies of processing structured and unstructured data
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for coordinating across teams.

Candidate will live in Huntsville or be willing to relocate to Huntsville Alabama area

Other Qualifications

  • Candidate will be willing to travel approximately 10% each year if necessary - moderate travel to testing locations typically Continental United States
  • Prior work with any of the following tools, concepts, or products are a plus
    • Masters degree is strongly preferred but not required
    • Advanced knowledge of specific deep learning techniques
    • Prior work with real time predictive or contextual studies
    • Applied knowledge in the mathematical sciences such as probability, statistics, and predictive modeling.
    • Knowledge of advanced statistical techniques and concepts (regression, properties of distributions, statistical tests their proper usage, etc.)
    • Any additional skills in data review, SQL, specific military systems are a plus
    • Direct application or involvement with applying AI/ML techniques to the cyber domain is a significant plus.
    • Participation in seeing at least one significant machine learning or artificial intelligence project in industry to completion is a significant plus.

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Top Secret/SSBI Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Final Top Secret Clearance.

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COVID Response

In order to enter Dynetics facilities in the U.S. and to attend Dynetics events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated or have an approved exemption on file for COVID-19. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.

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