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Data Scientist

Intelligent Automation, Inc. Rockville, MD
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Intelligent Automation, Inc. (IAI) is looking for a junior to mid-level team member to contribute to a variety of machine learning, deep learning, and big data projects. The successful candidate will join a team of engineers and data scientists in developing advanced algorithms for time series, text, audio, image and video processing, and big data analytics.

Related projects at IAI include multi-sensor fusion, information retrieval in big data applications, sensor simulation, text mining, image and video processing, and constrained optimization. We are looking to add expertise and talent to our multi-disciplinary team to continue our success in all of these areas.

Job Duties

  • Support execution of machine learning projects by collecting data, performing model training, evaluating performance, analyzing results and developing code
  • Develop algorithms and conduct analysis using state-of-the-art machine learning/artificial intelligence tools across different domains
  • Collaborate with team members from different disciplines to solve complex problems
  • Provide technical leadership in problem formulation and use case derivation, clearly articulate tasks to accomplish goals, develop high quality artifacts that can be reused on different projects
  • Support program management and business development efforts by writing reports/papers, contributing to proposals, presenting work to customers, etc.

Required Experience & Education

  • A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Robotics, Physics, Mathematics or related field
  • Minimum 2 years of research and development experience in traditional machine learning and deep learning.

Required Skills

  • Demonstrated use of machine and deep learning concepts and key algorithms
  • Solid working (hands on preferred) understanding of big data technology
  • Depth in at least one domain where machine learning is applied
  • Strong troubleshooting, debugging and problem solving skills
  • Ability to quickly explore, evaluate and learn new technologies
  • Experience in developing, testing, debugging, and deploying complex algorithms in a variety of environments. Proficient in programming and debugging in at least one language (Java, python, C/C++)
  • Proficient technical writing and strong communication skills

Desired Skills

  • Experience with Deep Learning Frameworks (TensorFlow, Caffe, etc.), NVIDIA Deep Learning SDK, and/or other deep learning software libraries
  • Strong background in math and physics.
  • Familiar with the software development lifecycle and relevant tools
  • Exposure to Big Data technologies (Apache Kafka, Storm, Spark, Solr).
  • Experience with database technology (SQL or NoSQL)
  • Experience in parallel processing such as GPU programming with CUDA or OpenCL.

Requisition ID: 19-1220

Intelligent Automation, Inc.

Why Work Here?

Intelligent Automation, Inc. (IAI) is a technology innovation company headquartered in Rockville, MD. We specialize in providing advanced technology solutions and R&D services to federal agencies, and corporations throughout the United States and internationally. Leveraging agile R&D processes, a multi-disciplinary collaborative environment, and its substantial intellectual property portfolio, IAI excels in developing concepts into market-focused products and customer driven solutions. IAI's core R&D areas include: Air Traffic Management, Big Data & Social Media Analytics, Control & Signal Processing, Cyber Security, Education & Training Technologies, Health Technologies, Modeling & Simulation, Networks & Communications, Robotics, and Sensor Systems. IAI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Vet. For more information on IAI, please visit see


15400 Calhoun Drive, Rockville, MD 20855
Rockville, MD


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