MD Anderson Cancer Center Research Scientist- Artificial Intelligence in Houston, Texas

MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation, and the world through outstanding programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention, and through education for undergraduate and graduate students, trainees, professionals, employees and the public.

SALARY RANGE: $53,200-$66,500.00-$79,800.00

SUMMARY

The overall purpose of the position is to complete data mining, predictive modeling and apply deep learning and machine learning programs. This position will collaborate on research findings, independently write reports, research, design and implement new machine learning techniques for the analysis of image guided cancer therapy. Additionally, this position plans, organizes coordinates and participates as a team member in Image Guided Cancer Therapy Research projects. Assigns and reviews work of research team, determines specific goals or objectives to be attained, evaluates resulting research data and revises techniques or approaches to work problems.

JOB SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES

  1. Artificial Intelligence Complete data mining, predictive modeling, clustering, and classification. Apply deep learning in large data environments.

  2. Research Studies Research, design, and implement new machine learning techniques for the analysis image guided cancer therapy research. Collaborates on the research findings and participates in the presentation of research results via verbal presentations, abstracts, publications, and posters. Independently write reports detailing methods, results, and impacts of assigned issues.

  3. Administrative Plans, organizes, coordinates, and participates as a team member in research projects involving artificial intelligence and deep learning. Reviews, evaluates and correlates research data. Prepares drafts of protocols, research grants, manuscripts and grant reports. Reviews work of research team, determines specific goals or objectives to be attained, evaluates resulting research data and revises techniques or approaches to work problems.

  4. Other Duties As Assigned.

    EDUCATION

Required Education: PhD in one of the natural sciences or related field or Medical degree. Degree in Computer Science and Engineering.

Preferred Education : Doctorate (Academic)

EXPERIENCE

Required Experience : PHD

Preferred Experience: Experience with Machine Learning and Deep Learning techniques for algorithmic development and statistical modeling. Some advance exposure to artificial intelligence. Also written a thesis in Artificial Intelligence in Graduate school. AI and project experience.

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html

Additional Information

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 53,200

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 66,500

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 79,800