Senior Machine Learning Engineer

Job Description:

Apton is looking for a Senior Machine Learning Engineer to apply modern ML techniques to extract maximal information from our high-dimensional image data sets. We have fascinating problems to solve at the intersection of massive-throughput DNA sequencing and single-molecule detection.

Required Qualifications:

Masters or PhD in computer science, electrical engineering, a related discipline, or equivalent experience.
2+ years of experience with modern machine learning (ML) techniques. 
Experience applying AI/deep learning to scientific image analysis ideally with additional experience in particle tracking algorithms. 
Familiarity with genomics and genomic data sets. Expertise preferred.
Scientific python (numpy/scipy/pandas/jupyter) required. Additionally, C# or C++ experience preferred. 
ML packages (e.g. sk-learn, tensorflow). 
Skilled in data visualization (matplotlib or similar).
The successful candidate will have: 

Be comfortable in an Agile development environment. 
Wear many hats, as a member of a small team. 
Function well in a multidisciplinary startup environment. 
Have a demonstrated ability to drive data-based decision making. 
Have a proven ability to drive a project from prototyping into production