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United States of America
HIA32: Cedar Rapids, IA 400 Collins Rd NE , Cedar Rapids, IA, 52498-0505 USA
Student Engineer to research open source documentation and write machine learning code to train and implement neural networks at the close direction of a senior engineer. Student will demonstrate effectiveness of Python programming using the Keras API in TensorFlow to compile/curate large datasets and train/test various network architectures to solve autonomous hardware control problems.
The ideal candidate would be a fast learner and a fast actor who uses a systematic, analytical approach to problem solving. Candidates must be able to identify when they need help, ask for help themselves, and be receptive to the help/coaching that is offered. Candidates must be self-motivated to accomplish assigned tasks, able to report actual status even when it appears unfavorable, and have excellent interpersonal skills. Tasks include researching (reading and understanding) technical publications and API documentation, software design, software coding, functional testing in a laboratory environment, program scripting for digital interfaces, and presentation, among others.
Responsibilities include technical coordination with a diverse team including, but not limited to, hardware developers, software developers, laboratory technicians, and program/product managers. Familiarity in MATLAB, computer scripting of test equipment, and FPGA programming is desired, but not required. Also desired is research experience.