Postdoc or Research Professor in Computational Photonics

The Computational Photonics Laboratory has one or two post-doctoral/research professor positions available.  Please click for more information: https://www.csee.umbc.edu/?p=18210.

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JOBS: JHU/APL Summer Intern and Full-Time Info. Session, 12pm Jan 28

Information Session for Internship/Co-op Full-Time positions

JHU/APL Summer Intern Program and Full-Time Information Session

JHU/APL is hosting an information session at UMBC Wednesday, January 28, 2015 from 12:00 – 1:00 pm in Commons 331. PIZZA Lunch Provided.

The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (JHU/APL) is a nonprofit, university-affiliated R&D center investigating some of the nation’s most complex science and engineering problems. Scientists and engineers work at the leading edge of technology in over 600 programs, ranging from defense systems engineering to space science and biomedicine.

Come and learn about the exciting opportunities at Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab for both intern and full-time opportunities for technical, engineering, physics and math in solving challenging technical problems. Note that positions require a 3.0 GPA and U.S. Citizenship – most positions will require obtaining a security clearance. See job postings in UMBCworks: Full-Time – see job i.d. #9270652, Intern – see job i.d. #9270651.

If you are pursuing a degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Information Systems/Technology, Cyber Security, Mechanical, Aero-Astro, Systems Engineering, Materials, Applied Math or Physics, please come visit us and/or submit your resume on-line.

Two tenure-track positions for Computer Science at UMBC

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The UMBC Computer Science and Electrical Engineering department seeks to fill two tenure-track faculty positions for its Computer Science program and is especially interested in candidates whose research areas include security and data analytics and related fields. Apply by January 15, 2015 for full consideration.

UMBC has a large and vibrant computing community with nearly 100 faculty and more than 3100 students enrolled in computing programs that include computer science, cybersecurity, computer engineering, electrical engineering, information systems, human-centered computing, intermedia and digital arts, and bioinformatics.

Our location in the Baltimore-DC corridor puts us in the center of one of the largest concentrations of federal agencies and research and development centers and many industrial research labs, including the new Cybersecurity Federally Funded R&D Center. We benefit from an excellent computing infrastructure that includes several high-performance computing clusters and participation in the National LambdaRail network.

The CSEE Department also has three new positions for full-time lecturers. The College of Engineering and Information Technology has a position for a full-time lecturer or Professor of the Practice to focus on the needs of incoming computing majors through teaching, advising, and helping develop programs in computing. This person will work closely with faculty in the Computer Science and Electrical Engineering Department and Information Systems Department. UMBC’s Information Systems department is accepting applications for three tenure track faculty positions in data science, software engineering and human-centered computing.

Internship with educational nonprofit developing game

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Innovate Our World, an Ellicott City, Maryland educational nonprofit, is seeking one or more avid, experienced gamers who can help us on the business side to bring our new Moon game from tech demo status to a successful launch on Steam.

The upcoming 8th Continent game will give players a number of entertaining scenarios racing, exploring, and building on the Moon that will help meet IOW’s educational mission. We envision growing the 8th Continent like Kerbal Space Program through early engagement of the user community. Starting as a single player online game (and Oculus friendly), you will have strong input into how the game evolves and grows to meet player demand.

Candidates should have strong gaming experience, comfortable with emerging technologies, demonstrated success with crowdfunding, ability to use Steam and other forums to gain support, and strong social media skills.

Opportunity starts as an volunteer/internship and could evolve into a compensated position for the right person. Can be done on a part-time/remote basis in conjunction with school or work. Contact Ron (ron AT innovateourworld.org) to discuss. The opportunity begins ASAP.

JHU Summer Research Expeditions in Computational Sciences

The JHU Summer Research Expeditions in Computational Sciences, Systems and Engineering program is an intensive, ten-week program to help undergraduates immerse themselves in research and taste the excitement of inventing. Participants will be part of a research team, including one or more JHU CS faculty and/or graduate student mentors and will be expected to make contributions to a challenging research topic. Example areas of research include Artificial Intelligence, Natural Language Processing, Interactive Visualizations, Healthcare Cost-Effectiveness and Mobile Computing.

Participants will present their summer findings in a poster and a final presentation session. In addition to research, they will take in a class that teaches scientific presentation skills, go on lab and company tours and meet and socialize with peers from institutions around the country.

The program runs from May 25 to July 31 and includes a stipend of $4,500 and housing, if needed. Apply online before March 2 with your choice to two SRE projects and a copy of your resume and transcript. Two letters of recommendations are also required.

Email or call Anita Sampath (, 410-516-6841) if you have questions about the application process.

New computing faculty positions at UMBC

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UMBC has a total of nine open full-time positions for computing faculty including five tenure track professors, a professor of the practice and three lecturers.

UMBC’s Computer Science and Electrical Engineering department is seeking to fill five positions for the coming year. They include two tenure track positions in Computer Science, up to three full-time lecturers. See the CSEE jobs page for more information.

The College of Engineering and Information Technology has a position for a full-time lecturer or Professor of Practice to focus on the needs of incoming computing majors through teaching, advising, and helping develop programs in computing. This person will work closely with faculty in the Computer Science and Electrical Engineering Department and Information Systems Department.

UMBC’s Information Systems department is accepting applications for three tenure track faculty positions in data science, software engineering and human-centered computing.

IRC seeks student programmers, part-time and summer

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UMBC’s Imaging Research Center is looking for student programmers to assist in ongoing projects. Current projects range from websites to mobile apps. Such projects include web based panorama viewer, working with Unity to develop mobile apps, developing a web based story sharing social network, developing a image archive/gallery, and more. Projects are assigned as seen fit. Work will begin in January 2015.

Do you enjoy programming challenges? Do you enjoy learning new skills? Are you passionate about writing software that could potentially be used by thousands of users daily? If so, this is a great opportunity for you.

Duties:

  • Maintain existing projects from websites to mobile apps
  • Develop web based solutions
  • Develop mobile based solutions
  • Assist in ongoing projects
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Ability to program in C, C++, C#, Objective-C, Java, Python
  • Knowledge of web technologies: HTML, CSS, Javascript, Php, MySQL
  • Quick learner
  • Able to work well in groups
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Available to work up to 20 hours a week during the semester and up to 40
    hours a week during the summer
  • Active UMBC student.

Desires:

  • Major in Computer Science or other related field
  • Experience with the HTML5 <canvas> tag and/or WebGL is a plus
  • Experience developing iOS/Android apps is a plus
  • Experience with Unity and/or Unreal is a plus
  • Experience with UNIX/Linux is a plus
  • Experience with git, svn, or other revision control systems is a plus

Submit resumes by email to Mark Jarzynski, Please provide an example of a programming project that you were passionate about.

Mark Jarzynski, Technical Director / Programmer, Imaging Research Center, UMBC, ITE 101G, 410-455-1498

Internships at Oracle Labs for IR/NLP/ML

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The Information Retrieval and Machine Learning group at Oracle Labs is looking for highly motivated interns for both Spring and Summer 2015. The candidate should be proficient in Machine Learning and/or Statistical NLP.

Their current focus is in the areas of search, information extraction, including entity extraction and linking, relationship extraction, sentiment analysis as well as topic models. Other focus areas include parallel and distributed inference algorithms, deep learning and word embeddings, graphical models and transfer learning.

Research experience in any of these areas is strongly preferred. The candidate should also have good implementation skills in Java, Scala or other common language of choice.

They are located in Burlington, MA, and the candidate would need to relocate to this area. They are open to both Masters and PhD candidates, but PhD candidates are preferred. Send your CV to <mailto:> for applications or questions about the position. Oracle is an equal opportunity employer.

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JOBS: Intern Scientist, Yahoo Labs

Intern Scientist, Yahoo Labs (Job Number: 1450702)
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Yahoo Labs sets the course for the future. We’re Yahoo’s incubator for bold scientific experimentation. We specialize in deep, creative thought on the company’s hardest technical problems, and hire amazing research scientists and engineers who serve as Yahoo’s most forward-looking thinkers. We stretch the limits of theory, we apply novel ideas in practice, and we experiment. We love challenging problems, we love bleeding-edge technology, and we love data.

Yahoo Labs is one of the most highly collaborative places you’ll ever see. Partnerships abound within our own teams, with all key product teams, and with the international scientific community. We’ll challenge your brain every day, and when you succeed you’ll change the lives of hundreds of millions of people, allowing them to do things they never dreamed they could do. Come join us and use your scientific background to drive Yahoo-scale innovation!

A Little About Us

Yahoo Labs is pioneering the new sciences underlying the Web. As the center of scientific excellence for Yahoo, Yahoo Labs delivers both fundamental and applied scientific leadership through published research and new technologies powering the company’s products.

Your Opportunity

We are looking for exceptional PhD student who want to work with us in our intern program for the summer of 2015. We will have openings in the US (New York City, Sunnyvale) and other locations. We seek world-class graduate students in pursuit of a PhD in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, or a related area. We are particularly interested in students working on Machine Learning, algorithms, Natural Language Processing, Knowledge Representation, HCI, Multimedia, Mobile Innovations, search (systems or algorithms), collaborative filtering, auctions, mechanism design, linear algebra, Systems or analysis of large data. Ideal candidates will have finished at least 2 years of graduate work.

Your Day

  • Work with scientists to perform original research
  • Apply scientific thinking and techniques to improve the performance
    and effectiveness of our products
  • Solve problems for our users and advertisers by analyzing mountains
    of data
  • Have the opportunity to publish your work and expand the horizons
    of web science

You Must Have

  • Currently working on the PhD degree, preferably in Computer
    Science, Mathematics, Statistics, or related area.
  • Finished at least 2 years of graduate work
  • Have some experience in Machine Learning, algorithms, Natural
    Language Processing, Knowledge Representation, HCI, Multimedia,
    Mobile Innovations, search (systems or algorithms), collaborative
    filtering, auctions, mechanism, design, linear algebra, systems, or
    analysis of large data Learning, algorithms, Natural Language
    Processing, Knowledge Representation, HCI, Multimedia, Mobile
    Innovations, search (systems or algorithms), collaborative
    filtering, auctions, mechanism, design, linear algebra, systems, or
    analysis of large data
  • A CV with strong recommendations from your graduate advisor

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