Image Processing Engineer

Employer
Noblis
Location
Reston, VA
Posted
Sep 15, 2020
Closes
Sep 22, 2020
Ref
1202673527
Function
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Hours
Full Time
ResponsibilitiesAs an engineer and technologist in image processing, machine learning, and/or computer vision with out team, you will be working with our clients to design, create, evaluate, and maintain solutions using your experience and expertise in image processing, machine learning, computer vision and data science. In your role you will work with various teams to research, develop, and deploy solutions for various national security missions spanning identity management, multimedia, and cyber end-to-end systems that are transforming the way law enforcement and intelligence communities handle and analyze information and translate it into actionable intelligence.You would join Noblis identity intelligence group as we continue to grow our software and digital capabilities. Today our team consists of developers, scientists, engineers, researchers, and analysts that have served federal, state, and local government clients on high-consequence problems in analytics, biometrics, AI/machine learning, and forensic science for over 20 years. Our team is engaged across the identity intelligence community and has been instrumental in making our customers programs successful in analytics, automation, and digital solutions spanning identity science, AI/machine learning, computer vision, biometrics, forensics, media analytics, systems engineering, software development/integration, DevOps, and cloud technologies.Client EngagementLearn about the Noblis business development life-cycle, processes, tools, and account structure Contribute specialized domain or technical content to proposal sections or client white papers Build a productive relationship with your client and understand their structure and goals.QualificationsRequired Qualifications:You have BA/BS in a technology, engineering, computer science or related disciplineYou have at least 5 years of hands-on experience in one or more of the fields of image processing, machine learning, computer vision, and data scienceYou have hands-on experience of a broad ranges of technology systems and are able to work with:any of the following image processing and computer vision frameworks and libraries: OpenCany of the following AI/machine learning frameworks, statistical packages, and libraries: Tensorflow, Caffe, Amazon Machine Learning, Apache Singa, Torch, Scikit-learn, Microsoft CNTK, Apache Mahout, SQL, d3.js, map-reduce, R, Weka, Orange, as well as open source and other emerging technologies/frameworksprogramming languages and scripting methods including: Python, C, C++, Java, .NET, Bash, AWKoperating systems: Linux, Windowsprefer a Linux terminal over a GUIYou have hands-on experience:engineering solutions to optimize, monitor, and measure performance of operational biometric systemsconducting (and/or leading) research and development of biometric, identity management, and fraud prevention solutionsdeveloping alternate concepts of operation to improve biometric sample and image quality, including automated image quality assessment, image enhancement, device calibrationdeveloping software algorithms to assess and improve image qualityconducting research and assessment to develop technical contributions/guidance for national and international biometrics standards, proposed standards, laws and policiesYou desire to work in an agile and cross functional team environment, understand team goals and generate appropriate, innovative analytical insights to drive process and experience improvementThe ability to qualify for a Secret ClearanceYou challenge the status quo, are hungry to explore, evaluate, and understand new technologies, and wish to share insights and mentor your peersDesired Qualifications:Advanced their formal education with a MS/PhD specializing in data science, computer vision, machine learning, and artificial intelligenceStrong written and verbal communication skills (eg, technical writing)Experience working with USG clients, operational components, and stakeholdersEligible for special access programsHands-on experience with optics, sensors, color management, measuring image quality characteristicsHands-on experience with document security features, public key infrastructure (PKI), document imaging, and optical character recognition (OCR)Complements our existing team, likes solving problems, and is comfortable with ambiguityCan self manage, has strong self-organization skills, and is eager to contributeStrives to be an excellent engineer, is eager to explore new technologies, and develop new skillsComfortable working with teams across geographic boundsOverviewNoblis and our wholly owned subsidiary, Noblis ESI, tackle the nation's toughest problems and apply advanced solutions to our clients' most critical missions. We bring the best of scientific thought, management and engineering expertise together in an environment of independence and objectivity to deliver enduring impact on federal missions. Noblis works with a wide range of government clients in the defense, intelligence and federal civil sectors. Learn more at Noblis -About UsWhy work at a Noblis company?Our employees find greater meaning in their work and balance the other things in life that matter to them. Our people are our greatest asset. They are exceptionally skilled, knowledgeable, team-oriented, and mission-driven individuals who want to do work that matters and benefits the public. Noblis has won numerous workplace awards. Noblis maintains a drug-free workplace.Noblis is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race (as well as because of or on the basis of traits historically associated with race, including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions, genetic factors, military/veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.Job SummaryRequisition #: 8283Security Clearance: NoneFT/PT/On-Call: Full TimeJob Category: Software EngineeringLocation: US-VA-Reston