IBM Research Staff Member in Atlanta, Georgia

Job Description

At IBM Research, we invent things that matter to the world. Today, we are pioneering the most promising and disruptive technologies that will transform industries and society, including the future of AI, Blockchain and Quantum Computing. We are driven to discover. With more than 3,000 researchers in 12 labs located across six continents, IBM Research is one of the world’s largest and most influential corporate research labs.

We are seeking Research Staff Member candidates with demonstrated publication records in one or more of our focus areas and technical leadership potential. As part of the IBM Research team, you will conduct world-class research on innovative technologies and solutions, and publish in top-tier conferences and journals. You will also have the opportunity to contribute to the commercialization of the resulting assets. Demonstrated communication skills and ability to work independently, as well as in a team, are highly desired traits.

You should have one or more of the following skills:

-Cloud computing infrastructure, including cloud platform and programming models; cloud infrastructure services; APIs; containers; DevOps techniques; microservices

-Computing and data services, including emerging platforms (Spark, SQL/NoSQL, Blockchain)

-Artificial intelligence computing infrastructure, including deep learning platform and services, accelerated cognitive systems, accelerators interface architecture, compilers and programming models, co-designed hardware/software

-Distributed computing theory and application, systems; services technology, including service management, analytics, automation and orchestration, cognitive services

-Memory controller architecture, memory performance modeling, memory standards and interfaces, cache design, non-volatile memory, NAND flash

-Quantum Computing

You must be willing to work in any of the following locations: Albany, NY; Almaden, CA; Austin, TX; Cambridge, MA; Yorktown Heights, NY. Ph.D. degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Physics or a related area is required.

The World is Our Laboratory: No matter where discovery takes place, IBM researchers push the boundaries of science, technology and business to make the world work better. IBM Research is a global community of forward-thinkers working towards a common goal: progress.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Ability to work in a team environment, as well as independently

  • Demonstrated communication skills

  • Ph.D. degree

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

Advanced knowledge in one or more of the following areas:

  • Cloud computing infrastructure, including cloud platform and programming models; cloud infrastructure services; APIs; containers; DevOps techniques; microservices

  • Computing and data services, including emerging platforms (Spark, SQL/NoSQL, Blockchain)

  • Artificial intelligence computing infrastructure, including deep learning platform and services, accelerated cognitive systems, accelerators interface architecture, compilers and programming models, co-designed hardware/software

  • Distributed computing theory and application, systems; services technology, including service management, analytics, automation and orchestration, cognitive services

  • Memory controller architecture, memory performance modeling, memory standards and interfaces, cache design, non-volatile memory, NAND flash

  • Quantum Computing

EO Statement

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.