Probity LLC Senior Software Engineer (Algorithms) in Herndon, Virginia
SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER (Algorithms) SECRET CLEARANCE REQUIRED Job Description Be a big contributor to a small team working with a dedicated and engaged client committed to making real advances in audio analysis tools. Work with cutting-edge human language technology (speaker and language detection, speech recognition) to solve enduring audio analysis challenges. Optimize and harden open-source machine learning software for operational use. Implement new algorithms employing mixed-initiative active learning to effectively adapt speech models over time with relevance feedback from end users. Work in small development teams directed by clearly-defined customer requirements and business opportunities. Collaborate with research labs, technology providers, and end-users to iteratively improve operational capabilities for a long-term innovation program. Job Requirements 10 years of recent and relevant experience Degree in Computer Science with strong mathematical background (statistics, digital signal processing, information theory, machine learning) – Master’s preferred Secret clearance required Ability to accurately implement algorithms from scratch starting from mathematical descriptions in the technical literature Ability to communicate technical issues clearly, concisely, and accurately in verbal reporting and written documentation for technical peers Experience Requirements Development and optimization of numerically sensitive algorithms in C Integration of algorithm modules into audio and speech applications Broad knowledge of mathematical modeling theory and practice in machine learning Experimental design and results analysis About Probity Probity, LLC is a small software development company providing specialized software and engineering services for local and federal government and law enforcement agencies. The Content Analytics Division (CAD) of Probity is focused on developing state-of-the-art analytic capabilities for speech and multi-media sources. Probity offers a generous benefits package and rewarding work environment. Qualified candidates should send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org .