Machine Learning Engineer/Data Scientist

About the Opportunity

We are seeking a Machine Learning Engineer/Scientist to work in our corporate office, located in Bethesda, MD. The ideal candidate will have machine learning/AI/data science experience preferably in a life sciences or medical device field to contribute to development of novel applications for identification of TBI using brain electrical activity and other inputs.

  • Reports to Chief Scientific Officer
  • Full Time position
  • Competitive salary, strong benefits and stock options complete the package

Key Responsibilities

  • Researches, develops, and applies novel signal processing and data fusion techniques to the analysis of EEG waveforms and other multiparameter inputs
  • Implements and evaluates classification and feature selection strategies (logistic regression, evolutionary algorithms) and algorithms for optimization of overall algorithm performance using Matlab/R/Python
  • Participates in design reviews, design documentation and software and algorithm verification and validation testing activities
  • Understands and is able to implement quality system improvements for algorithm development, testing, and implementation
  • Develops processes and tools to streamline data quality checks, data processing, and algorithm verification and validation
  • Participates in preparing technical and management reports
  • Assist in preparing publications related to technological methods used in algorithm development

Required Qualifications

  • M.S. in Mathematics, Biomedical or Electrical Engineering, Signal Processing, Computer Science or Neuroscience
  • Requires 2-5 years’ experience in classification based algorithm development, specifically focused on real-time applications involving linear and nonlinear algorithms and features (or equivalent experience/training in Biomedical Signal and Image Processing focused on Neuroscience/EEG)
  • Specific knowledge and experience in biological signal processing, including EEG a plus
  • Demonstrated experience with Matlab and R.
  • Knowledge and experience with optimization of signal processing algorithms using analysis, simulation, experimentation and translation into product based solutions
  • Medical device industry experience a plus; neurology products and FDA experience a plus
  • Familiarity with full Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and best practices in software engineering
  • Operate effectively in a multi-disciplinary, team-oriented culture
  • Willingness to continually embrace personal and professional development
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced start up environment
  • Demonstrated exceptional written and oral communication skills

Qualified applicants are encouraged to send their resume and a cover letter including availability to 


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