PDS Tech Inc Cognitive Modeler in Dayton, Ohio
PDS Tech is seeking a Cognitive Modeler near Dayton, OH.
The successful candidate, Cognitive Modeler, will support efforts to develop models in the context of Human-Machine Teaming, fatigue and sustained attention performance impacts, and cognitive workload and multitasking. This will be accomplished through development of new models to address the continuously evolving capabilities of humans and machines. This work digitizes agents and produces readiness estimates for operators to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of training exercises and future operations.
Secret Clearance is required for this position.
BS degree or higher in Engineering, Computer Science, Cognitive Science, or a related technical field (e.g. Cognitive Psychology) is required.
Experience developing and/or applying computational cognitive models and/or machine learning models within applied settings
Experience developing models within the ACT-R cognitive architecture
Experience with either Python, Java, C++, or other programming languages
Ability to develop and debug nondeterministic, adaptive systems
Applied knowledge in Data Mining / Automated Knowledge Acquisition, Representation and Reasoning Skills
Ability to quickly prototype ideas solutions, perform critical analysis, and use creative approaches for solving complex problems
Work with an Agile mindset to create value across projects of multiple scopes and scale
Excellent communication skills – oral, written, presenting, creation of report outs etc.
Solution seeker, diligent with detail orientation, and a positive approach
Able to pass a national agency check.
Experience in concept of Text to Speech or vice versa
Experience Integrating conversational AI solutions into existing platform API’s
Experience with developing dialogue interpreters for conversational patterns
Experience modeling fatigue and sustained attention
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.