AI Research Intern
|Published||December 7, 2022|
|Location||North Carolina, United States of America|
Sony AI America, a branch of Sony AI, is a remotely distributed organization spread across the U.S. and Canada. Sony AI is Sony’s new research organization pursuing the mission to use AI to unleash human creativity. Sony AI works closely with Sony’s other business units, including Sony Interactive Entertainment LLC., Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc., and Sony Music Entertainment. With some 900 million Sony devices in hands and homes worldwide today, a vast array of Sony movies, television shows and music, and the PlayStation Network, Sony creates and delivers more entertainment experiences to more people than anyone else on earth. To learn more: https://ai.sony/
Sony AI America (SAIA) is seeking highly motivated, self-driven Research Scientist Interns with expertise in deep reinforcement learning (deep RL). We’re currently looking for smart, enthusiastic Ph.D. students who want to join our team of world-renowned researchers as we push the boundaries applying AI in support of human creativity. In this role, the successful candidate will apply reinforcement learning and other forms of machine learning to challenging domains like computer games, robotics, and gastronomy. Sony AI America is a remote-work organization – location is flexible.
- Execute research programs applying deep RL to real domains
- Investigate new algorithms and approaches to solving AI problems
- Write code to support research, usually in python
- Write reports and give presentations for internal audiences
- Work closely with a team of AI researchers and programmers on ambitious demonstration projects
- Progress towards Ph.D. in reinforcement learning or equivalent experience
- Experience designing and debugging neural networks
- Passion for making AI work in realistic domains
- Excellent written and oral communication skills, as well as interpersonal skills including the ability to articulate to both technical and non-technical audiences
For more information please visit https://ai.sony
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