Job title: Senior Data Scientist
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Defense and Military
Salary type: Annual
Salary: USD $150,000.00
Location: Austin, TX
Job published: 2021-01-13
Job ID: 32075

Job Description

Axis Talent is proud to be working with an extremely ambitious and rapidly expanding ML/AI platform start-up that are providing solutions for the DoD - they have won some major contracts recently as well as having formed long term partnerships with industry leaders in the field. The role will require a one off OCONUS deployment for 10 weeks. The role is well suited to candidates with leadership experience who have also remained hands on. It's not essential to come from a defense/military/intelligence background for this role - extremely strong Python skills alongside extensive Machine Learning experience would make you an excellent fit for the role.

What makes this position unique?:

  • Design and lead development cycles focused on creating products within task automation, data analytics, computer vision and natural language processing
  • Assist in creating bespoke ML tools
  • Work alongside a motivated and driven team focusing on shaping and building solutions for the future

What makes you unique:

  • 5+ years commercial experience
  • Bachelors in a quant. field
  • Strong Python/Java coding skills
  • Experience with Machine Learning model deployment
  • Security Clearance highly desirable although not essential

Bonus points if:

  • Knowledge of data pipelines, especially Apache Spark/Kafka/Beam
  • NLP/Deep Learning/Computer Vision commerical experience