Full Job Description
Title: Research Scientist - Computational Neuroscience
Company: Samsung Research America (SRA)
Lab: Artificial Intelligence Center
Location: New York, NY
Samsung has started a new, forward-looking AI Research lab located in New York, NY, that will conduct fundamental research at the intersection of AI, robotics, and neuroscience. Our team is composed of world experts who collaborate with leading academic groups to create both innovative theories and state-of-the-art technological demonstrations that engender pioneering products and applications for Samsung Electronics over both long and short time scales. We are currently seeking individuals who share our passion and motivation to advance fundamental science and create revolutionary technological prototypes. Team members will have the intellectual freedom to cultivate their research roots by partnering with universities and publishing in leading scientific conferences and journals.
Our researchers and engineers at Samsung Research America (SRA), located around North America and around the globe, are working hard to make Samsung's vision a reality. Our team consists of world-class experts in AI, robotics, language understanding, computer vision, large scale data analysis, statistical analysis, and deep learning. In our lab, research scientists and engineers work collaboratively to tackle real-world problems involving Samsung's Artificial Intelligence initiatives. You will also have the opportunity to publish at top-tier conferences in deep learning, computer vision, robotics, and language understanding, data mining, neural networks.
As a Research Scientist in Computational Neuroscience, you will be responsible for tackling unsolved problems in brain-inspired computational algorithms and neural networks. You will work closely with other Research Scientists and Engineers in collaborative, interdisciplinary teams to discover, invent, and build things that have meaningful real-world impact. The Samsung AI Center in New York will lead in turning fundamental scientific discoveries into revolutionary products that reach hundreds of millions of users across the world.
8+ years of experience in AI and brain-inspired architectures and algorithms.
Ph.D. in Computational Neuroscience, Computer Science or related fields.
Strong record of publishing papers at top quality conferences and journals.
Superior communication skills, both verbally and in writing.
Ability to excel in international and collaborative teams.
Motivation to initiate and accomplish ambitious research agenda.
Samsung is an EEO/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer. We welcome and encourage diversity as we strive to create an inclusive workplace.