Headquartered in Lynchburg, Va., BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) is a leading supplier of nuclear components and fuel to the U.S. government; provides technical and management services to support the U.S. government in the operation of complex facilities and environmental remediation activities; and supplies precision manufactured components, services and fuel for the commercial nuclear power industry. With approximately 6,100 employees, BWXT has nine major operating sites in the U.S. and Canada. In addition, BWXT joint ventures provide management and operations at a dozen U.S. Department of Energy and two NASA facilities. Follow us on Twitter @BWXTech and learn more at www.bwxt.com.
BWXT is currently seeking a flexible, multi-talented Data Science Intern to assist our industry development team at the world-class Manufacturing Demonstration Facility at Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee.
Through the course of this internship, the candidate will learn the fundamentals of Machine Learning: Data preparation, training neural networks, validation, optimization, and deployment for inferencing. These methods will be applied directly to solve real-world industrial R&D problems in an ongoing additive manufacturing project.
Assists in the development of computer vision and machine learning algorithms to identify features in high speed imagery.
Builds datasets, trains neural networks, and develops tools to assist in data annotation.
Must be currently enrolled and have completed college coursework in a technical or computational field of study (e.g., Mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, computer or data science, mathematics) with computer vision education and interest.
Linear algebra education a plus, sophmore level calculus required.
Math and programming skills (including Object Oriented Programming and sophmore level calculus) are required. C++, C, Python, R and/or equivalent analytical programming required. In particular, Python skills and coursework in UI or AI/Machine learning are preferred.
Personal development experiences involving computer vision, robotics, OpenCV, TensorFlow, or related technologies are highly preferred. UI development a plus.
Must be a US Citizen with no dual citizenship.
BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) embraces diversity of thought, values individuality, encourages new perspectives and provides equal opportunity in employment for all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other category protected by federal, state, and/or local law.