Altamira Technologies has a long and successful history providing innovative solutions throughout the U.S. National Security community. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, Altamira serves the defense, intelligence and homeland security communities by focusing on creating innovative solutions leveraging common standards in architecture, data and security. Altamira believes that our people and the culture of our company differentiate us from other companies.
We focus on recruiting talented, self-motivated employees that strive to find a way to get things done. Join our team of experts as we engineer national security!
Altamira is searching for a Machine Learning Engineer with an active TS/SCI security clearance, to support our growing work with a government customer in Dayton, Ohio
The machine learning engineer will provide expertise in data analytics and algorithm development supporting the integration and analysis of diverse data sources. Develop machine learning, data mining and statistical algorithms for pattern recognition and anomaly detection. Improve upon current methods for the automated processing and exploitation of large data sets. Perform R&D on projects involving the exploitation of data from sensors including investigation of state-of-the-art machine learning classification methods to classify extracted elements.
3+ years in machine learning
Degree in a quantitative field such as Computer Science, Physics, Statistics, or related fields is preferred
A working knowledge of deep neural networks (DNNs)
Experience in applying core Machine Learning methodologies: Regression, Naive Bayesian classifier, Clustering, Matrix
Factorization, k-Nearest Neighbors, Natural Language processing, Decision trees, Support Vector Machines, Neural Networks/ Deep Learning
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Strong programming skills in at least one of the following languages Python, Matlab, C++
Must be a U.S. Citizen
Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Computer Vision or equivalent experience
A mathematical background (Probability and Statistics)
An experienced grasp of version control, branches and git in particular
Thorough understanding of working in development, staging and production environments
Advanced degree (MS/PhD) in data science, mathematics, statistics, computer science, a physical science or engineering is strongly desired
Background in image science, imagery exploitation, spatial analysis, and computer vision are a plus
Altamira is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.