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.
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