Technical Leader
Natural Language Processing, NLP
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Kitware

51-200 employees

Software company for open source software solutions
Company Overview
Kitware's mission is to advance science & technology, empower global innovation and address the world’s challenges. The company specializes in the R&D of open-source software in the fields of computer vision, medical imaging, visualization, and technical software development.
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$2.6M

Founded

1998

Headquarters

Clifton Park, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

4%

2 year growth

1%
Locations
Carrboro, NC, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
Natural Language Processing (NLP)
Computer Vision
CategoriesNew
AI & Machine Learning
Requirements
  • PhD in Computer Science or related field with a minimum of 6 years relevant experience and/or a Master's degree with 8 years experience
  • Strong publication history in NLP (ACL, EMNLP, NAACL) conferences, or other AI venues incorporating NLP (AAAI, ICML, ICLR, NeurIPS). Candidates should include a detailed list of publications as part of their resume/CV
  • Experience collaborating successfully with others and thriving in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment
  • Experience leading federal and/or commercial business development activities and winning R&D funding
  • Experience developing and nurturing project teams, building an environment of collaboration
  • Excellent project management skills with demonstrable efforts leading and delivering complex research projects on time, within budget, and with a high level of customer satisfaction
  • Experience in supervising and reviewing research and software developed by others
  • Experience designing and implementing complex software systems
  • Due to contractual restrictions, only US Citizens will be considered for this position
  • If not already cleared TS/SCI, willingness and ability to apply for and maintain a TS/SCI security clearance
Responsibilities
  • Bring your technical expertise and project management skills to lead small teams of researchers and engineers on advanced R&D projects funded by government and commercial customers
  • Collaborate with external, well-known academic and industry researchers in Natural Language Processing, ML, AI, and computer vision
  • Lead proposals for new funding from government R&D organizations and/or commercial companies
  • Develop and evaluate algorithms to understand the textual content of textual and multi-modal data, and/or perform reasoning on extracted data
  • Enjoy support and encouragement for participation in national and international NLP, machine learning, AI, and/or computer vision conferences
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with natural language text generation using one or more of GPT-2, BERT, or Grover
  • Past work applying NLP to textual instructions and/or rules