Intelligent Systems and Services Research Scientist
AT&T - Greater New York City Area
AT&T is the largest telecommunications company in the world. Servicing over 100 million subscribers, we have some of the most sophisticated systems spanning across multiple research domains. We want your help to create AT&T’s intelligent network of the future!
In AT&T Labs, we are looking for exceptional research scientists with strong software skills and a passion for inventing novel and innovative intelligent services. Through your research, you will have a unique opportunity to have a transformative impact on a range of AT&T’s consumer and enterprise business services. Our charter is to create and deliver the most advanced technologies in the areas of speech recognition, speech synthesis, dialog management, natural language processing, image and video processing, and machine learning, in support of secure, personalized (context aware), adaptive (learn and respond to changes) and dynamic (robust and self-healing) systems. You will have opportunities to invent novel, publishable methodologies that advance the field of services research and address real-world, practical problems. You will have the opportunity to work closely with colleagues in cloud technologies, service quality management, big data analytics, and AT&T business unit leaders. For more information about our work, located in our Bedminster and Middletown, New Jersey, and Manhattan (Tribeca) locations please visit our website www.research.att.com
Desired Skills and Experience
Applicants should have a Ph.D. or equivalent in Computer Science, Speech, Natural Language, Multimedia, or mobile services and protocols. Candidates must have established excellence in research, and show a passion for finding solutions to challenging real world problems. Experience with large data sets, and the ability to use software to manipulate, model and analyze data on modern data management systems (Hadoop, NoSQL, Spark, Tez) is an advantage.
All qualified candidates will be considered. Some specific immediate needs include:
Outstanding PhD-level candidates at all levels of experience are encouraged to apply. All other applicants or anyone interested in learning more about employment with AT&T can visit the AT&T employment pages (www.att.jobs/CTO)at our corporate website.
Our recruiting season begins in October and we will begin interviews in January. Applications will be reviewed on a continuous basis, until positions are filled.
You do not have to submit all references at the time you submit your application, but you must provide them to complete your application.
Note that candidates' applications and credentials are reviewed throughout the recruiting season. During this time, you may receive an email or phone call from a technical staff member to discuss your application. At that time or at a later date, you may receive an invitation to interview in person. An interview visit is typically one to two days in length. During your visit, you will give a one-hour lecture on your research and meet with technical staff members individually or in small groups.
Unfortunately, due to the large number of applications, not each applicant will be contacted individually.
AT&T Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers. All qualified candidates will receive full and fair consideration for employment.
How to Apply
The application process for research positions requires visiting two sites:
(1) Complete this on-line application at the AT&T corporate site. Provide your first and last names and email address. Then do the following steps:
We are still actively accepting applications. If you have any problems with the above link, please email Greg Gawron and proceed to the second step below.
(2) Complete this on-line application at the AT&T Labs Research site. In addition to basic contact information, you will be asked for your CV, research statement, and at least three references. After submitting your application, you will receive an email containing the unique URL of your application record, which you may change or withdraw at any time. You can use this URL to add references as needed.If you have questions or problems with the research application, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
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