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Research Scientist, Artificial Intelligence, IBM Research Paris-Saclay


Introduction IBM Research Scientists are charting the future of Artificial Intelligence, creating breakthroughs in quantum computing, discovering how blockchain will reshape the enterprise, and m


IBM Research Scientists are charting the future of Artificial Intelligence, creating breakthroughs in quantum computing, discovering how blockchain will reshape the enterprise, and much more. Join a team that is dedicated to applying science to some of today’s most complex challenges, whether it’s discovering a new way for doctors to help patients, teaming with environmentalists to clean up our waterways or enabling retailers to personalize customer service.

Your Role and Responsibilities

Are you interested in making an impact in the real world? Are you interested in developing new research results and publish them at the main AI venues? Are you interested in collaborating with software engineers to integrate your research results in IBM products? Are you interested in working in the Paris area?

IBM Research is setting up a new team at the IBM Artificial Intelligence Co-Innovation Center in Paris-Saclay. It will be dedicated to the development of safe, explainable and responsible AI systems utilizing knowledge-based and data-driven AI techniques. The new team will work with IBM’s global Research team and will be co-located with the French software development teams in charge of IBM business rules, decision automation and decision optimization products. IBM Research is hiring Research Scientists interested in solving problems related but not limited to the following:

  • How to derive an understandable decision model from data, e.g., how to derive decision rules that guide the credit allocation?
  • How can human interaction improve rule discovery from data ?
  • How to combine prior knowledge and machine learning to learn from less data?

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • PhD in machine learning, artificial intelligence, computer science, applied mathematics, signal processing, statistics, or a related technical field
  • Ability to conduct independent research in knowledge induction, machine learning, NLP, or reasoning as demonstrated by a strong research track record (i.e. primary author publications in AI/ML key conferences such as IJCAI, AAAI, ICLR, ICML, NeurIPS, KDD)
  • Strong programming and communication skills

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

    About Business Unit

    With more than 3,000 researchers in 12 labs located across six continents, IBM Research brings together hundreds of researchers who possess unparalleled industry expertise to address some of the world’s most challenging problems. Join us as we do pioneering work in areas such as cognitive computing, augmented intelligence, quantum computing, and blockchain, to name a few.

    Your Life @ IBM

    Are you craving to learn more? Prepared to solve some of the world’s most unique challenges? And ready to shape the future for millions of people? If so, then it’s time to join us, express your individuality, unleash your curiosity and discover new possibilities.

    Every IBMer, and potential ones like yourself, has a voice, carves their own path, and uses their expertise to help co-create and add to our story. Together, we have the power to make meaningful change – to alter the fabric of our clients, of society and IBM itself, to create a truly positive impact and make the world work better for everyone.

    It’s time to define your career.

    About IBM

    IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.

    Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we’re also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business.

    At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it’s time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.

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    Being You @ IBM

    IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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