Senior Research Scientist

The Role
The Senior Research Scientist will be responsible for originating concepts relevant to Alitheon’s current and potential products, translating concepts, methodologies, models, and algorithms into working code for experimentation, testing, and verification, and aiding engineering team in incorporating the code into products. This role is expected to work on multiple or overlapping projects and report to the Director of Research.

You will need to have excellent communication skills and the ability to translate data and findings into written presentations and working code. You will also act as a liaison with other teams to collaborate and coordinate research efforts.

You will be asked to take on some big challenges. Specifically, you’ll invest your time in these key areas:

  • Machine perception algorithm development
  • Research related to intellectual property, such as assisting in determining the patentability of technologies
  • Requirements documentation
  • Integrate (research team developed) algorithms and code into products by working to collaborate across teams through documentation, code walk-throughs, and as-needed support
  • Document and manage R&D backlog
  • Contribute to selecting and adopting toolsets, methodologies, and standards
  • Acquire knowledge in relevant fields, including machine vision, machine perception, neural networks, and deep learning
  • Attend industry conferences, keep up-to-date with industry journals, and online discussions in relevant fields
  • Contribute to the ongoing cross-team education through internal tech talks, brown-bag lunch presentations

Must haves:

  • Background in machine learning, machine perception, algorithmic development, applied mathematics, or related fields
  • Excellent communication skills for reporting results to stakeholders
  • Dedication to continuing education in the fields of machine vision and machine perception, ANN, and deep learning

Work Environment
We are located close to downtown Bellevue. We have a professional, fun environment where we work hard but also respect a work-life balance for team members. We offer equity, paid time off, medical, dental, vision, 401K and other benefits.

Travel Requirements
There is the potential to occasionally travel inside the US when we deploy at client sites, however, this position is not expected to travel often.

Interested? We’d like to hear from you. Send your resume to