Aret , an employee-owned company, is a growing research and development firm entrusted by the US military to provide innovative solutions to their hardest problems. We have immediate openings for Data Scientists to work in our Corporate office in Northridge, CA and in our Arlington, VA and Tucson, AZ offices. We are seeking Data Scientists who can transform complex, high-dimensional datasets into actionable intelligence. We work on a wide array of challenging interdisciplinary problems, with data sources including, but not limited to, remotely sensed measurements (EO/IR spectral, lidar, radar, sonar), and multi-omics measurements (microbiome, metabolome, lipidome). We apply sophisticated signal processing and machine learning (ML) / artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms to build custom high-performance solutions that identify and characterize threats around the globe, keeping all of us safe. This is an exempt non-supervisory full-time position.
Research, develop, and test ML-based algorithms tailored to our applications
Train feature-based algorithms and/or deep neural network (DNN) algorithms for classification and regression on high-dimensional datasets
Conduct data analysis and build models to characterize complex, correlated multi-modal datasets
Work with software engineers to implement your algorithms to support solution deployment
Quantify the effectiveness of your approach and present your results to the team and customers
Required Qualifications & Experience:
Bachelor s, Master s, or PhD in Major Subject requiring rigorous algorithm development and statistics
Development of custom algorithms for complex, high-dimensional datasets in Python
No Dual Citizenship
Preferred Qualifications & Experience:
Machine learning and signal processing algorithms for multi-variate, correlated datasets;
Compositional data analysis;
Network (graph) and correlation analysis;
Custom bioinformatics algorithms in Python;
Mathematical ability and experience with biological, chemical and/or physical data;
Recurrent neural networks, reinforcement learning, transformer nets;
Low-shot learning with DNNs;
Data augmentation and simulation;
Image and signal processing, computer vision;
Ability to work on small interdisciplinary teams and independently;
Strong verbal and written communication skills;
Active Top Secret clearance is a plus.
Aret offers a collegial and exciting work environment with an excellent compensation and a full benefits package, and advancement opportunities. U.S. citizenship, background screen and drug test are required to meet position eligibility. Please submit your resume on-line at:
As the health and safety of employees continues to be a priority, Aret encourages employees to remain current on their COVID-19 vaccinations. Employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042
Aret Associates is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Arete Associates Human Resources Representative.
Aret will consider for employment-qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.
Selected candidate will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
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