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Machine Learning Scientist IV

Malibu, CA, USA Req #515
Thursday, April 1, 2021

Located in Malibu, California, HRL has been on the leading edge of technology, conducting pioneering research and advancing the state of the art.


MS or Ph.D. in EE, Computer Science, Applied Math, Physics, or related fields.

Primary job function is to perform R&D in machine learning, deep learning, reinforcement learning, and other areas. Tasks will include the development, simulation, evaluation, and implementation in software of machine learning algorithms applied to a variety of applications. Additional job functions include solving customer problems, writing invention disclosures, publishing papers, briefing customers, writing proposals and assisting in marketing HRL expertise.

Research experience in one or more of the following areas: machine learning, deep learning, reinforcement learning, unsupervised learning, self-supervised learning, and decision making for autonomous systems. Experience developing innovative solutions based upon the application of relevant research results from a wide variety of sources. Excellent programming skills in C/C++ or Python. Experience in using machine learning tools and packages (e.g., PyTorch, TensorFlow).

Expertise in deep learning, convolutional neural networks, generative adversarial networks (GANs), recurrent neural networks, and reinforcement learning. Expertise in applying machine learning algorithms to either real or simulated autonomous systems.

U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status required.

This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a "U.S. Person" as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. "U.S. Person" includes U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.

HRL offers a very competitive compensation and benefits package. Our benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401K match, gym facilities, PTO, growth potential, and an exciting and challenging work environment.
HRL Laboratories is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training or promoting, on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, medical condition, U.S. military or protected veteran status, union membership, or political affiliation. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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