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AI/ML Research Engineer

King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

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AI/ML Research Engineer

King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

Job ID: 558797BR Date posted: Jun. 14, 2021 Locations: King of Prussia, PennsylvaniaProgram: Mission Processing Description:The Lockheed Martin Mission Processing Machine Learning Team is seeking a high energy research scientist/developer to support several image artifact detection and characterization programs. In this role, you will be embedded in the AI team working alongside data engineers, Machine Learning / AI engineers, software architects, and data scientists. This person should be focused on innovative approaches to enhance the efficiency of getting products to the war fighter using machine learning. The candidate should also have a passion for imaging science, math and physics.

This Candidate would be responsible for design/implement/test new algorithm capabilities in support signal/image processing, and would be able to develop scripts/code in matlab and/or python to prototype and evaluate capabilities.


The selected candidate will:

* Work closely with other AI/ML Engineers, Data Scientists and Data Engineering Subject Matter Experts on a variety of machine learning applications. These will be research and analysis as well as operations ready algorithms.
* Create, update, and evaluate new algorithms and performance.
* Work in a variety of environments, cloud, edge and on board deployments

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Additionally, they will contribute to a broad range of projects across Missions Solutions to increase value to the customer.
Basic Qualifications:
• Experience in designing and evaluating algorithms in Matlab/python
• Strong in mathematics and physics
• Modeling and performance assessment of remote sensing systems
• Solid understanding of remote sensing phenomenology
• Experience in research, and development
• Experience in machine learning, deep learning, and computer vision (e.g. CNNs, Detection Networks, Segmentation Networks, etc.)
• Knowledge of data science workflows
Desired Skills:
• MS in EE or Imaging Science Experience in evaluating Remote Sensing Systems
• Ability to follow disciplined coding standards and practices
• Experience in multiple remote sensing phenomenologies (for example EO/IR/SAR)
• Experience in enhanced image processing techniques (for example artifact detection and mitigation) Radiometric calibration of remote sensing systems Experience with 2D and 3D registration algorithms for image products
• Proficient in programming languages (Python, Java, MatLab, JavaScript, C++)
• Knowledge of cloud-based technologies
• Knowledge of data science technologies (AWS/C2S – specifically Sagemaker, Docker, Kubernetes, Keras, Tensorflow, etc.)
• Knowledge of DevSecOps software development practices
• Knowledge of IT distributed system architectures
• Experience in enterprise software applications (JIRA, Slack, etc.)


Typically has 7 - 12 years of professional experience.

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin cultivates an inclusive work environment that inspires differences and big-picture thinking.

Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 1,000,000 hours annually.

Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:
• Medical
• Dental
• 401k
• Paid time off
• Work/life balance
• Career development
• Mentorship opportunities
• Rewards & recognition

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s comprehensive benefits package. (https://www.lockheedmartinjobs.com/working-here#benefits)

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Other Important Information You Should Know Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.Ability to Work Remotely: Part-time Remote Telework: The employee selected for this position will work part of their work schedule remotely and part of their work schedule at a designated Lockheed Martin facility. The specific weekly schedule will be discussed during the hiring process.Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.Schedule for this Position: 9x80 every other Friday offSecurity Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: Secret with an investigation within 5 years Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Experience Level: Experienced ProfessionalBusiness Unit: SPACERelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Artificial Intelligence Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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