Parsons Corporation Computer Scientist/Research Scientist in Aberdeen, Maryland

Computer Scientist/Research Scientist


Aberdeen, Maryland, United States

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Computer Scientist/Research Scientist –

Aberdeen Proven Grounds, MD

The U.S. Army Research Laboratory Computational and Information Sciences Directorate (CISD), Computational Sciences Division conducts research relevant to achieving and implementing future generation digital battlefield. We work with emerging processors and architectures, advanced algorithms, new programming models, machine/deep learning. To support our research, our facilities include high performance computers, emerging processors, and developing neuromorphic platforms.

Parsons is seeking highly motivated, self-starting individuals to join our team to support CISD. The qualified candidate should be interested in innovative research in the areas of emerging computing architectures, software algorithms, novel computing methodologies, numerical modeling techniques, machine learning and high performance computing.

As acomputational science team member, you will:

  • Investigate new technologies and novelapproaches to deep learning, neural networks and neuromorphic systems.

  • Develop new algorithms andextend existing artificial intelligence and machine learning algorithms forArmy applications

  • Develop decentralized anddistributed computing algorithms to include application of distributed ledgersto coordinate and share information across devices

  • Develop and exercise datasciences and statistical modeling approaches for distributed processing andanalysis of large datasets

  • Prepare and present research findings at academic seminars,conferences and workshops

  • Publish technical reports and papers

  • Work with a multi-disciplinary team

Required Experience/Skills:

  • Bachelors, Master’s or PhD in Computer Science, Engineering,Physics, or Math.

  • Prior published experience in Artificial Intelligence and MachineLearning.

  • Strong programming skills in one or more of: C, C++, Python, Java,CUDA, OpenCL, assembly

  • Experience with Linux

  • Experience with version control systems such as Git

  • Strong math skills; coursework and experience with numericallinear algebra

Other Requirements:

  • Due to the sensitivity ofcustomer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

  • Ability to obtain a government secret clearance.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.