• Teach For America
  • $115,530.00 -170,900.00/year*
  • Niagara Falls , NY
  • Manufacturing
  • Full-Time
  • 9400 NY-182

THE ROLEAre you passionate about Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning, have coding experience and are looking for more progression & autonomy in your career? We are seeking an AI/ML Engineer to collaborate with some of tech s and analytics sharpest minds to solve the firm s ever-changing but exciting challenges and explore unique technical solutions. Working in tech here at Teach for America means that you ll always be presented with a variety of new possibilities as you continue to enhance your skills and contribute to our mission. THE ORGANIZATIONThere are more than 16 million children growing up in poverty in the U.S., and less than 10 percent of them will graduate from college. These statistics are not a reflection of our children s potential; we know that children growing up in poverty can and do achieve at the highest levels. Rather, these statistics reflect the systemic lack of access and opportunity for children in low-income communities. Teach For America s (TFA)mission is to find, develop, and support a diverse network of leaders committed to expanding opportunity for children from classrooms, schools, and every sector and field that shapes the broader systems in which schools operate. We are seeking individuals who align with our mission, core values and commitment to Diversity Equity & Inclusiveness and are ready to join us in thisglobal movement. Qualifications: THE PERSON Hands on research and development Find innovative solutions to difficult and unstructured problems that will support and expand our core business Use analytical rigor to analyze large amounts of data, help extract actionable insights using data analysis, feature engineering, optimization tools and machine learning techniques Develop and maintain scalable and reliable data pipelines for AI/ML processes Participate in all aspects of Teach For America s agile software development cycle Other duties (research, presentations, communicating with other teams) THE MUST HAVESPrior Experience: Intermediate or higher experience working with machine learning tools in Python (TensorFlow, Keras, fast.ai, etc) Experience working with data solutions (data ingestion, preprocessing, analysis, predictive analytics) Experience with Reporting and Advanced Analytics Solutions Intermediate or higher experience working with Java (Spring, REST, JMS) and SQL Comfortable working in a Unix environment Experience with version control, containerization technologies Experience working with Continuous Integration / Automation architectures Experience interfacing and working with engineering teams throughout the product development lifecycle (leading projects and/or other developers) Experience partnering with other teams to test and roll out cognitive & predictive analytics solutions Optional but desired: Experience developing applications for and deploying applications in cloud environments Experience with big data and associated technologies (Hadoop, Databricks, Azure Machine Learning etc.) Experience with statistical modeling in R Skills: Be able to communicate in a clear and effective manner with both technical and non-technical audiences Be interested in staying up-to-date with recent advances in machine learning and predictive analytics Be detail oriented, able to work under pressure and effectively manage competing priorities Education: At least a four-year degree in Computer Science, BSEE, MIS or a related field, or equivalent experience Work Demands: This position is located on site in our New York National Office Limited travel may be required THE TEAMOur team loves to collaborate. We partner with every other team in the organization to create world-class technology solutions that staff and corps members use to more effectively and efficiently get all kids access to educational opportunity. Our team works very hard, but we also have a lot of fun. We enjoy game nights, quarterly trivia outings, and themed potlucks where we get together to eat and explore each other's cultures and favorite recipes. THE PERKSBy joining staff, you join a network of individuals committed to pursuing equity for all students and developing themselves as professionals in the process. We as an organization value the longevity of our employees and offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits plan. The salary for this position is also competitive and depends on your prior work experience. Please be advised, you will have an opportunity to discuss salary in more detail after you begin the application process.WE ARE DEEPLY COMMITTED TO DIVERSITY, EQUITY & INCLUSIVENESSTeach For America encourages individuals of all ethnic, racial, and socioeconomic backgrounds to apply for this position. We are committed to maximizing the diversity of our organization, as we want to engage all those who can contribute to this effort. Teach For America is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, marital status, veteran status, pregnancy, parental status, genetic information or characteristics (or those of a family member) or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.*This job description reflects Teach For America's assignment of essential functions and qualifications of the role. Nothing in this herein restricts management's right to assign, reassign or eliminate duties and responsibilities to this role at any time. THE ROLEAre you passionate about Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning, have coding experience and are looking for more progression & autonomy in your career? We are seeking an AI/ML Engineer to collaborate with some of tech s and analytics sharpest minds to solve the firm s ever-changing but exciting challenges and explore unique technical solutions. Working in tech here at Teach for America means that you ll always be presented with a variety of new possibilities as you continue to enhance your skills and contribute to our mission. THE ORGANIZATIONThere are more than 16 million children growing up in poverty in the U.S., and less than 10 percent of them will graduate from college. These statistics are not a reflection of our children s potential; we know that children growing up in poverty can and do achieve at the highest levels. Rather, these statistics reflect the systemic lack of access and opportunity for children in low-income communities. Teach For America s (TFA)mission is to find, develop, and support a diverse network of leaders committed to expanding opportunity for children from classrooms, schools, and every sector and field that shapes the broader systems in which schools operate. We are seeking individuals who align with our mission, core values and commitment to Diversity Equity & Inclusiveness and are ready to join us in thisglobal movement.
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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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