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Digital Prospectors Machine Learning Specialist in Woburn, Massachusetts

Machine Learning Specialist

Woburn, MA

Job Type: Direct Hire

Recruiter: Denise Reha at

Phone: 6173374251

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Job Title: Machine Learning Specialist

Location : Woburn, MA

Duration: Direct Hire

Candidates need to be a US Citizen as the Laboratory is a cleared facility.

A Secret Clearance without Incident or the ability to acquire a security clearance is required for this role.

POST-OFFER BACKGROUND CHECK IS REQUIRED. An essential function of this job is physical attendance. Digital Prospectors is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


As a Machine Learning Researcher, you will develop, implement, and evaluate statistical machine learning algorithms to uncover hidden information and patterns from a diverse collection of massive datasets, including social media, structured and unstructured text, geospatial, time series, and imagery data. You will bring your expertise to a diverse team of dedicated and creative researchers to build state-of-the-art tools and technologies that are used by analysts to extract and enrich intelligence information. If you would like to help intelligence and defense analysis keep pace with modern machine learning and software techniques, then this role is for you!

Who you are:

A degree in a scientific field such as Computer Science, Math, Statistics, Data Science, or Physics

Understanding of and experience with statistics and machine learning techniques

Proficiency with a scientific programming language such as Python, MATLAB, Java, or C+Motivated collaborator and an excellent communicator to both technical and non-technical audiences

US citizen and willing to obtain a U.S. Security Clearance

Even better:

MS or PhD in a scientific field such as Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, or Data Science or 2+ years of relevant work experience

Track record of developing, implementing, and evaluating statistical algorithms against real datasets

Experience with deep learning and neural network training, testing, and evaluation

Specialized expertise in a data-rich field such as time-series analysis, graph analytics, geospatial analysis, image processing, or Bayesian programming

Experience working with large datasets and familiarity with big data infrastructure, such as AWS, Hadoop, Spark, Dask, or MapReduce


Founded in 1999, Digital Prospectors is an award-winning recruiting and consulting firm that specializes in placing contract, contract-to-hire and direct hire engineers into rewarding opportunities with our impressive and ever-growing client base. We believe that all people should love their jobs.

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Phone: 603-772-2700