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Are you passionate about solving big scientific problems in education through innovative technology and working in a highly multi-disciplinary collaborative environment? Would you like to know more about how computer vision, affective computing and machine learning are helping create new forms of learning and assessment tools? If this sounds intriguing, then we’d like to talk to you about a role as part of a new ACTNext ACT R&D team tackling a set of problems requiring significant innovation.
ACTNext has an opening for a Machine Learning Research Scientist in the AI and Machine Learning group. This is an excellent opportunity to be a part of a research and development team and make an impact with innovative education technology.
Typical work-related activities include:
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This position ideally will be located at our Iowa City, IA headquarters, however, we may consider other ACT locations-Lakewood, CO, or NYC, NY.