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Multi - Disciplinary Algorithm Developer Imagery

Company: Applied Research Associates, Inc.
Location: Raleigh
Posted on: November 11, 2019

Job Description:

Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) is actively seeking a scientist / engineer for the development of advanced image analysis algorithms for the intelligence and defense communities. Applications include geolocation, navigation, image analysis and machine learning. The scientist / engineer will join a multi-disciplined collaborative team of engineers and scientists. This position is located in the Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) Directorate of at the ARA Southeast Division in Raleigh, NC.

The ideal candidate will have an active interest in applying math/statistics/physics/engineering concepts to solve multi-disciplinary problems. The candidate should be familiar with improving/optimizing/tuning existing algorithms as well as development of new algorithms from scratch. This will include software design, software development, and debugging / issue resolution. The candidate should be able to develop algorithms independently or as part of a team. The candidate should demonstrate a hands-on approach to problem solving and the ability to participate in evaluation of algorithm and system performance. The ideal candidate will have some experience in machine learning with a desire to improve their capabilities. Other responsibilities include assisting in preparation of oral and written reports, providing live demonstrations, supporting R&D business acquisition and customer briefings, presenting results of research at scientific / engineering conferences and publishing in technical journals.

Scientists / engineers who are passionate about applying their expertise to solve problems of national importance, who have a strong entrepreneurial spirit, and who are seeking opportunities for personal and professional growth in a stable environment are strongly encouraged to apply.

Required Qualifications:

* MS Degree in Mathematics / Physics / Engineering along with 5-7 years' of experience or PhD Degree with 3-5 years' experience.

* Background in image analysis.

* Strong foundation in software development.

* Team player with excellent presentation and written / oral communication skills.

* Hands-on approach to problem solving.

* US Citizenship (selected applicants will undergo a security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements at the time of employment).

* Ability to obtain a Secret Security Clearance.

Additional Desirable Qualifications:

* Experience in the use of MATLAB and/or Python.

* Background in machine learning.

* Background in cloud-based computing.

* Collaborative coding experience.

* Strong spatial reasoning.

* Experience working on intelligence and DoD programs.

* Work in real-time, parallel and distributed computing.

* Prior / existing security clearance.

About Us:

Applied Research Associates, Inc. is an employee-owned international research and engineering company recognized for providing technically superior solutions to complex and challenging problems in the physical sciences. The company, founded in Albuquerque, NM, in 1979, currently employs over 1,100 professionals and continues to grow. ARA offices throughout the United States and Canada provide a broad range of technical expertise in defense technologies, civil technologies, computer software and simulation, systems analysis, environmental technologies, and testing and measurement. The corporation also provides sophisticated technical products for environmental site characterization, pavement analysis, and robotics.

While this is all of the Year One and Beyond stuff, Day One is highly impressive too. These are things like our competitive salary (DOE), Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), benefits package, relocation opportunities, and a challenging culture where innovation & experimentation are the norm. At ARA, employees are our greatest assets so we give our employees the tools, training, and opportunities to take active roles as owners. The motto, "Engineering and Science for Fun and Profit" sums up the ARA experience. The corporation realizes that employee ownership spawns greater creativity and initiative along with higher performance and customer satisfaction levels.

ARA is passionate about inclusion and diversity in our workplace, in 2018 40% of our new employees voluntarily self-identified as protected veterans. (Source-AAP EOY 2018 Veterans Data Collection Report). Additionally, the Southeast Division looks not only for the right skills, but also for a cultural fit. We seek colleagues who will contribute to the unique culture that makes ARA such a great place to work. Some of the social impact aspects we have implemented at our division include monthly get-togethers, team outings to local baseball games in the summer, board game lunches, holiday party, corn hole tournaments, chili cook-offs and so on. We are also very proud of our Women's Initiative Network (WIN) whose purpose is to motivate, support, and encourage professional career development for women in order to maximize career and professional accomplishments. For additional information and an opportunity to join this unique workplace, please apply at careers.ara.com.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities


The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)",

DegreeName: Doctorate

Education: Mathematics

MinimumRequiredYears: 5

MaximumRequiredYears: 7

Description: Relevant Work Experience (i.e. thesis, published research, industry)

Keywords: Applied Research Associates, Inc., Raleigh , Multi - Disciplinary Algorithm Developer Imagery, IT / Software / Systems , Raleigh, North Carolina

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