• Raytheon Group
  • $131,620.00 -202,650.00/year*
  • North Attleboro, MA
  • Scientific Research
  • Full-Time
  • 130 E Washington St

Raytheon BBN Technologies is one of the nation's premier research and development laboratories and earned the 2011 National Medal of Technology and Innovation \"for sustained innovation through the engineering of first-of-a-kind, practical systems\". AI Visionary and Research Lead Apply Requisition ID 130796BR Date updated 01/11/2019 Exciting opportunity to lead a cutting edge artificial intelligence (AI) research team. If you have mastery level AI expertise and broad interdisciplinary knowledge combined with ingenuity, creativity, resourcefulness and an entrepreneurial streak, we'd like to talk with you. If you are a recognized researcher in the AI community and can attract, hire and develop top notch talent while pursuing aggressive business development goals, this position is an opportunity to shine as the leader of an exceptional team building the \"next wave\" of AI technologies at BBN. Qualified candidates will have a strong publication record, experience writing and winning grant proposals, experience successfully executing projects, an ability to lead small teams, and a passion for their work that motivates others to pursue the same goals. Successful candidates will have a history of working on DARPA and/or IARPA programs, resulting in an understanding of those organizations' goals, as well as relationships with program managers and other performers in the field. Success in building this new AI group will depend on your energy, creativity, and success in both scientific and personal relationship capacities. Raytheon BBN Technologies is one of the nation's premier research and development laboratories and earned the 2011 National Medal of Technology and Innovation \"for sustained innovation through the engineering of first-of-a-kind, practical systems\". Goals and Responsibilities * Build and advance the AI research capability for BBN having measurable impact on business growth. * Articulate and execute a unique and exciting AI vision, strategy and tactical direction for BBN. Influence the same for Raytheon. * Trail blaze new areas and exploit new opportunities to serve our current customers as well as new customers through AI. * Lead cross-functional teams performing both business development and program execution activities. * Hire and develop a top notch AI research and development team expected to reach 40 or more employees over time. * Commit to financial goals, develop budgets, manage costs and report progress to senior management. * Work with and influence AI industry experts, customer decision makers as well as internal BBN and Raytheon senior leaders. * Other responsibilities as required to insure team success. Qualifications * Must be eligible for a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance. * Has a vision for pursuing work within DARPA's 3rd wave of AI initiative. * Requires an advanced technical degree, Ph.D. preferred, plus a minimum of 8 years of experience leading R&D teams. * Must have technical depth, practical experience and extensive contacts in the AI field. * Demonstrated success influencing others, advancing new concepts, writing winning proposals and executing on CRAD projects. * Distinguished reputation within the AI community and BBN's customer set. * Strong record of publications and invention disclosures/patents. Frequent presenter at industry conferences/symposia. * Excellent mentor, coach and educator as required to develop staff AI capabilities. * Able to serve as the AI spokesperson for BBN. 130796 Business Unit Profile Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) builds radars and other sensors for aircraft, spacecraft and ships. The business also provides communications and electronic warfare solutions and performs research in areas ranging from linguistics to quantum computing. SAS is headquartered in McKinney, Texas USA. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts. Follow us on Twitter. Relocation Eligible Yes Clearance Type Secret - Current Expertise Artificial Intelligence Computer Science Machine Learning Natural Language Processing Research & Development Speech Processing Type Of Job Full Time Work Location MA - Cambridge Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status. ApplyQualified candidates will have a strong publication record, experience writing and winning grant proposals, experience successfully executing projects, an ability to lead small teams, and a passion for their work that motivates others to pursue the same goals. Successful candidates will have a history of working on DARPA and/or IARPA programs, resulting in an understanding of those organizations' goals, as well as relationships with program managers and other performers in the field. Success in building this new AI group will depend on your energy, creativity, and success in both scientific and personal relationship capacities., * Must be eligible for a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance. * Has a vision for pursuing work within DARPA's 3rd wave of AI initiative. * Requires an advanced technical degree, Ph.D. preferred, plus a minimum of 8 years of experience leading R&D teams. * Must have technical depth, practical experience and extensive contacts in the AI field. * Demonstrated success influencing others, advancing new concepts, writing winning proposals and executing on CRAD projects. * Distinguished reputation within the AI community and BBN's customer set. * Strong record of publications and invention disclosures/patents. Frequent presenter at industry conferences/symposia. * Excellent mentor, coach and educator as required to develop staff AI capabilities. * Able to serve as the AI spokesperson for BBN.
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