Machine Learning Scientist Intern

  • Zebra Technologies
  • London WC2H, UK
  • 23/06/2021
Full time Data Science Machine Learning Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

Responsibilities:Build Today. Create Tomorrow. Join a team of builders, doers and problem solvers. Join Zebra.
Applications are invited for Machine Learning interns to join Zebra AI’s Core Machine Learning Team. The successful applicants will be based at our offices in London and will be part of an R&D team comprising research scientists, research engineers and software developers.
We seek candidates who have the skills and research experience to join a new team to push the boundaries of pure mathematics, theoretical statistics (incl. parametric and non-parametric Bayesian statistics) and machine learning (primarily in deep reinforcement learning). A proven record of publications (at least one first-author paper in reputed conferences such as NeurIPS, COLT, UAI, ICML, AISTATS, JMLR, PAMI, and others) and prototyping skills in terms of developing algorithms, in any language, is critical.
As an industry R&D laboratory, we pursue theoretical and applied research to feed into the other. Like academia, knowledge dissemination is through the publication of papers in reputed journals, conferences and workshops, and patents. We have current collaborations with world-renowned academic institutions; encouraging such industry-academia partnerships is important for research scientists.

Qualifications, skills and other information:

  • Internship applicants will generally study towards a PhD degree in computer science, engineering, statistics, mathematics, and allied disciplines. (core requirement).
  • Knowledge of reinforcement learning (essential) and multi-agent systems (desirable)
  • Knowledge of Bayesian statistics (desirable).
  • Hands-on experience with at least one of the following: Python, C/C++, Java, etc. (core requirement).
  • Your MUST have the right to work in the UK full time. We are unable to offer sponsorship for this role.

You will be paid a competitive salary and employed on a fixed-term contract basis for 3 to 6 months depending on your availability. We are ideally looking for candidates to join our diverse team in June or July.
Zebra Technologies is committed to offering an inclusive & diverse working environment. Therefore we welcome applicants from all sections of the community