Senior Machine Learning Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

United States

Senior Machine Learning Engineer

Location HI - Kihei

Req # 5769

Minimum Clearance Required Clearance Eligibility

Thank you for your interest in joining the KBR team. Together, we can leverage the next generation of advanced technologies to deliver industry-leading capabilities across land, air, sea, space, and cyberspace. Our goal is to deliver innovative solutions using an agile, mission-first approach to address the most difficult technical challenges facing our customers. The only way that we can tackle these challenges is by recruiting the brightest minds in the industry to join our team.

KBR has a rapidly expanding software presence in Kihei, HI that supports several on-going and anticipated new to be awarded Department of Defense programs.? We are looking for a Senior Engineer or Scientist to support its on-going High-Performance Computing (HPC) and Deep Machine Learning / Deep Learning (ML/DL) software development activities, including Air Force Maui Optical and Supercomputing (AMOS) observatory Space Domain Awareness (SDA) programs.

Senior Machine Learning Engineer candidates must be hands-on deep learning experts having the ability to architect and train deep learning models to drive creative solutions across a myriad of sensor data sources. Working across multiple groups and locations are keys to success in this position as is a passion for deep learning technology and a commitment to excellence.? The successful candidate will perform novel-concept machine learning research using HPC and specialized hardware, and support design and implementation solutions of broad requirements using Cloud, HPCand edge-devices with deep learning hardware and software solutions.?


  • Work and communicate with subject matter experts and other developer teams.
  • Proactively identify and resolve challenging issues in a variety of software applications.?
  • Assist with system configuration, deployments, and?control processes.?
  • Lead other software developers and teams across a multidisciplinary set of software development efforts.
  • Experience as senior machine/deep learning engineer/architect in leadership role.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree and 2-5 years of experience in scientific fields including Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, and/or Mathematics with a deep learning background required.
  • A Master's (related Thesis) or a PhD (related Dissertation) is desired
  • Solid oral presentation and writing skills.
  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment.
  • Knowledge of cyber vulnerabilities, exploits, and threats
  • Software architecture and development/programming experience
  • Experience with deep learning frameworks preferably including TensorFlow and Keras.

Security Requirements:? ?Must meet eligibility requirements for a government security clearance

KBR is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other factor protected by law.