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IBM Postdoctoral Researcher in New York, New York

Introduction

IBM Research Scientists are charting the future of Artificial Intelligence, creating breakthroughs in quantum computing, discovering how blockchain will reshape the enterprise, and much more. Join a team that is dedicated to applying science to some of today's most complex challenges, whether it’s discovering a new way for doctors to help patients, teaming with environmentalists to clean up our waterways or enabling retailers to personalize customer service.

Your Role and Responsibilities

We are looking for talented Postdoctoral Researchers who are as passionate as we are about artificial intelligence, advancing science, and inventing the next generation of intelligent machines. As an IBM researcher, you will work on the most cutting-edge, world-class projects and collaborate with top researchers both inside IBM and at our world-class partner universities like MIT and Columbia. Your creativity and innovative problem solving will be essential to the success of our team and the company. We want to bring out the best in you and expect you will do the same for us!

Work Location: Yorktown Heights, NY

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • At least 2 years of relevant research experience in machine learning on spatial-temporal data

  • At least 2 years of relevant research experience in network embedding or graph neural networks

  • Experience with machine learning/deep learning tools and frameworks including but not limited to: PyTorch or TensorFlow.

  • Expertise in programming in one or more of these languages: Python, C/C++, Perl, Java.

  • Advanced skill level in solving analytical problems using rigorous and quantitative approaches.

  • Advanced skill level in creating and applying new algorithms in AI disciplines such as machine learning, data mining, time-series, NLP, and knowledge reasoning

  • Experience in clearly and effectively communicating your research ideas in peer-reviewed technical conferences such as NeurIPS, ICML, ICLR, IJCAI, AAAI, ACL, KDD or similar

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • PhD in machine learning, artificial intelligence, computer science, signal processing, statistics, or related technical fields

  • Advanced skill level with standard machine learning techniques and deep learning techniques

  • Experience analyzing large scale data from a variety of sources (multimodal-data)

  • Design interface, validation, and characterization between algorithms and systems

  • Experience with building machine learning/deep learning library including but not limited to: PyTorch Geometric (PyG), deep graph library, etc.

  • Contributions to open source projects

About Business Unit

With more than 3,000 researchers in 12 labs located across six continents, IBM Research brings together hundreds of researchers who possess unparalleled industry expertise to address some of the world's most challenging problems. Join us as we do pioneering work in areas such as cognitive computing, augmented intelligence, quantum computing, and blockchain, to name a few.

Your Life @ IBM

What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM

IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement

For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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