IBM Healthcare - Research Staff Member, Artificial Intelligence in Austin, Texas

Background At IBM Research, we diligently craft a work environment that inspires brilliant and thoughtful work. We love being first: our AI systems were the first to challenge world champions in chess, TD-gammon, and Jeopardy! Our Quantum and Neuromorphic researchers are pioneering architectures essential to the future of AI. We love going deep: our researchers publish their research in top AI journals and conferences such as NIPS, ICML, IJCAI, AAAI and KDD, and have been recognized with Turing Awards, Nobel and Kavli Prizes, National Medals of Science and of Technology, and the most patents for 24 years running! We love data and scalability: our Watson Health business gives our AI researchers access to enormous volumes and varieties of data, and the context to create technology that is already saving lives. Job Description We’re looking for research scientists who are passionate about developing next generation AI methodologies that will have profound impact on health and healthcare, and improve people’s lives. Our ambitious AI for Healthcare research agenda include deep learning and deep phenotyping integrating multiple aspects of healthcare data, probabilistic temporal modeling of disease and disease progression, causal inference from observational data, structured prediction, federated learning to leverage distributed data sets, integration of medical and health observational data with systems and chemical biology models, knowledge representation and probabilistic reasoning, and effective computing. As an IBM Researcher, you get to work on the most cutting-edge and exciting projects and interact with the brightest minds. We want to bring out the best in you and expect you to do the same to us. Your proactive approach to creative problem solving will be essential to the success of our team and the company. Work Locations includeCambridge Massachusetts or Yorktown Heights, New York

  • Advance skill level in creating and leveraging AI techniques such as machine learning and reasoning to solving challenging healthcare problems working with real world healthcare data

  • Expertise and experience in programming in one or more of these languages: Java, Python, C, C++, R

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

  • Track record of publishing in top AI and medical informatics venues: KDD, NIPS, ICML, AMIA, or similar.

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.