Python Algorithm Developer
- Military veterans preferred
2021-11-24 SAIC (www.saic.com)
Sterling Virginia 20166 United States
Seeking a Python Algorithm Developer with system expertise to continuously maintain and train the algorithms for SAIC/Customs and Border Protection (CBP). The individual will be a part of or software development team working to train/improve recognition accuracy for AI algorithms but will be dedicated to this project.
What You Will Be Doing:
Design, build, test, and maintain web-based annotation interface for data entry professionals
Build Python and bash scripts to clean and structure data used for AI training
Manage GPU-based AI training, tune input parameters, and measure performance
Write scripts to perform automated data collection that can be ingested into the data annotation pipeline
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Expertise in Python
Expertise with the Django web framework
Proficient in storing and exchanging data using JSON & CSV formats
Knowledge of RESTful web services.
Excellent problem-solving skills and strong focus on attention to details.
Good team-working and communication skills for interfacing with clients, fellow developers, and other departments.
Ability to react in a fast-paced environment and prioritize projects appropriately
Remain current on relevant technologies and new industry trends.
Technical experience with the following technologies:
What You Need for this Position:
Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience ; PhD or JD and four (4) years or more experience.
Ability to develop, maintain and enhance complex and diverse software systems
Expertise in building secure applications using modern security principles.
Expertise in version control with Git
Expertise with application delivery using Docker
Expertise in bug tracking, issue tracking
Expertise with Agile/SCRUM process and techniques.
Expertise with documenting software requirements, functional requirements, and use cases.
CBP Clearance required to start
Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED
COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees are required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Where work is performed strictly at a customer site, customer site vaccination requirements preempt SAIC's vaccination policy.