Responsibilities include: statistical investigation of large data sets, building predictive and decision-making models using the latest advances in machine learning techniques, developing and tuning data representations, and presentation of results to internal and external customers.
Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Statistics, Electrical Engineering, or related field. The ideal candidate will have experience in pattern recognition or mathematical modeling on real world problems, familiarity with experimental design and data analysis, and some background in decision analysis. Strong communication skills are extremely important. Athene has a long-term commitment to cultivating a dynamic, stimulating environment for its Ph.D. research staff. The group is slated to double over the next few years.
Athene encourages publication of research results and active participation in the research community. Athene has established a research advisory board consisting of leaders in machine learning, including Dr. Satinder Singh Baveja (AT&T Labs -- Research), Prof. Geoffrey Hinton (University College London), Prof. John Moody (OGI), Prof. Andrew Moore (CMU), and Prof. Michael Mozer (Boulder).
Send applications, preferably by email, to:
Dr. Robert Dodier
Athene Software, Inc.
2060 Broadway, Suite 300
Boulder, CO 80302
company URL: www.athenesoft.com