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Senior Algorithm Engineer in McLean, VA

SphereOI is a high performance studio with exceptional data scientists, engineers and product designers. We value digital innovation that challenges the status quo by making products that are meaningful for our government and commercial customers. There’s no checklist mentality for product development at SphereOI. Our innovation follows a North Star vision and design with Strong Centers that keeps each product authentic to what is most meaningful to the customer. By centering our effort on what is most meaningful, we deliver transformative innovation.

SphereOI is seeking a Senior Algorithm Engineer to work in our studios inventing solutions for a wide range of client needs. The technical disciplines in our studios include machine learning, advanced analytics, computer vision, signal processing, and autonomous systems. The position requires working witha cross-discipline team to design and operationalize advanced algorithms from the ground up. The ideal candidate has a track record of inventing new ideas and formulating mathematical algorithms that are practical for use in production.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Work as part of an elite team of data scientists, designers, and engineers
  • Solve hard problems – often where other teams have tried and failed
  • Utilize advanced machine learning and current technologies
  • Engage clients to understand their unique problem or need
  • Develop innovative solution hypotheses and select best-fit candidates
  • Manipulate and shape data for analytics and exploitation
  • Implement end-to-end algorithm based solution pipelines
  • Perform extensive analytic validation and testing on algorithm performance
  • Research new technologies, mathematics, and algorithms
  • What You Need for this Position

  • Ph.D. or Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Math, Physics, or related field
  • Minimum five years of professional experience designing and implementing algorithms
  • Experience analyzing datasets with R, Python, or MATLAB
  • Knowledge of machine learning techniques, including Clustering or Segmentation is a big plus
  • Programming skills in Java, C#, or C++ is a plus

  • Apply now: recruiter@sphereoi.com

    Data Scientist / Algorithm Engineer in McLean, VA

    SphereOI is a high performance studio with exceptional data scientists, engineers, and product designers. We value digital innovation that challenges the status quo by making products that are meaningful for commercial and government clients. There is no checklist mentality for product development at SphereOI. Our innovation follows a North Star vision and design with Strong Centers that keeps each product authentic to what is most meaningful to the customer. By centering our effort on what is most meaningful, we deliver transformative innovation.

    This position is for a Data Scientist / Algorithm Engineer who will work in our studio to develop and operationalize advanced analytic solutions for our customers. You can expect to work on real world challenges in a wide range of applications such as telematics data exploitation, behavior profiling, cybersecurity threat detection or responsive agriculture analytics. Some of the technology disciplines you will be working with include attribution analysis, dynamic component influencer analysis, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and anomaly detection. The ideal candidate for this position has a deep knowledge of machine learning algorithms but also has a strong desire to get business value from analytics.

    What You Will Be Doing

  • Develop predictive models using R, Java, or Python
  • Perform data reduction and normalization; Extract and combine information rich features
  • Participate in a weekly “Demo Thursday” where the team demonstrates work-in-progress
  • Recommend machine learning algorithms as well as suitable modifications
  • Develop, enhance, test and evaluate algorithms
  • Develop and conduct experiments for performance validation
  • What You Need for this Position

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Master’s Degree is preferred) in statistics, mathematics, physics, or related field
  • Experience developing statistical, mathematical and predictive models
  • Knowledge of supervised learning techniques such as neural nets, CART, regressions
  • Knowledge of unsupervised learning techniques such as clustering or segmentation

  • Apply now: recruiter@sphereoi.com

    Chief Data Scientist in McLean, VA

    SphereOI is a high performance studio with exceptional data scientists, engineers, and product designers. We value digital innovation that challenges the status quo by making products that are meaningful for commercial and government clients. There is no checklist mentality for product development at SphereOI. Our innovation follows a North Star vision and design with Strong Centers that keeps each product authentic to what is most meaningful to the customer. By centering our effort on what is most meaningful, we deliver transformative innovation.

    This position is for a Chief Data Scientist who will develop strategy and key technology direction for Fortune 500 customers. In this role, you will lead the development of innovative responsive analytics solutions to support customers in a wide range of domains such as telematics data exploitation, behavior profiling, cybersecurity threat detection and responsive agriculture analytics. The ideal candidate has four years of experience working in a data science role and experience mentoring a team. You will be working in an engineering-centric company culture as an individual contributor and team leader in a highly entrepreneurial environment.

    What You Will Be Doing

  • Provide data science strategic and technical direction
  • Develop predictive models using R, Java, or Python
  • Recommend machine learning algorithms as well as suitable modifications
  • Design and conduct experiments for performance validation
  • Mentor data scientists in algorithms, models, tools and products that make the team more productive
  • What You Need for this Position

  • Master’s Degree (PhD is preferred) in statistics, mathematics, physics, or related field
  • Experience developing statistical, mathematical and predictive models
  • Ability to explain complex models and analysis in layman terms
  • Knowledge of anomaly detection and signal processing is a plus
  • Experience with a programming language such as C++, C#, or Java is a plus

  • Apply now: recruiter@sphereoi.com