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Research Scientist (Computer Vision, Machine Learning)

Intelligent Automation, Inc. Rockville, MD
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

The Robotics and Electromechanical Systems (REMS) Group at Intelligent Automation, Inc. (IAI) has an open full-time position for a Research Scientist in computer vision and machine learning.  We are looking for an outstanding self-motivated researcher with a Masters or Doctorate degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science with a background in computer vision and machine learning.


You will be working with the multi-disciplinary team of scientists and engineers to conduct R&D in the fields of video analytics, machine learning, robotics perception and AI. We have numerous active research and development projects where we design, integrate, test, and deploy systems for a range of applications, including image and video analytics, artificial intelligence, scene understanding, perception for autonomous systems, healthcare, training, and simulation.


The desired candidate should have a strong publication record in computer vision particularly in the areas of deep learning, object detection, tracking and classification, segmentation, cross-modality inference, self-supervised learning, activity recognition, and robotic vision. A solid background in programming is important.



CITIZENSHIP / VISA STATUS: Applicant must be a US Citizen or US Permanent Resident (Green Card)




  • Conduct research and development in the area of computer vision and image processing
  • Design, implement, and integrate computer vision and machine learning algorithms and prototypes
  • Interact with and support multiple research teams
  • Support program management and business development efforts by writing reports and presenting to customers




  • Masters or Doctorate degree in computer science, electrical engineering, computer engineering, mathematics or other related field
  • Minimum 3 years of hands-on experience in research, engineering, or research & development



  • Proficiency in Python, C++, and MATLAB
  • Minimum 3 years of experience with computer vision techniques such as object recognition, segmentation, and classification
  • Experience with machine learning or deep learning models
  • Proficient technical writing and strong communication skills
  • Familiarity with computer vision libraries and machine learning framework, such as OpenCV, PyTorch, and TensorFlow
  • Experience with embedded vision development


US Citizenship or Permanent Residency required


Requisition ID: 20-1247


Company Description
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

Intelligent Automation, Inc.


15400 Calhoun Drive
Rockville, MD