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AI Scientist Intern at Electronic Arts

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Employer: Electronic Arts

Expires: 05/18/2020

We are EAAnd we make games – how cool is that? In fact, we entertain millions of people across the globe with the most amazing and immersive interactive software in the industry. But making games is hard work. That’s why we employ the most creative, passionate people in the industry.The Challenge AheadThe EA Digital Platform Data & AI Group is responsible for providing unified Artificial Intelligence (AI) resources across all franchises within Electronic Arts. Our group develops state-of-the-art machine learning, AI, and data-driven solutions to game team problems, as well as common AI infrastructure for use in every facet of the company. From data modeling to agent building, we utilize a modern, cloud-based tech stack with best-in-class tools to provide solutions and platforms empowering the future state of game development and player experience. We’re currently looking for an AI Scientist to join our team!What an AI Scientist Intern does at EADevelop state-of-the-art algorithms and extract key insights from EA’s rich store of data to empower intelligent agents within the EA ecosystemCreate scalable solutions for problems in the gaming domainDesign, develop and evaluate highly innovative AI applications for content creation, NPC behavior, game balance evaluation, and recommendationsWork closely with the core development teams to deploy AI applications seamlessly as part of production systemsEstablish scalable, efficient, automated processes for enterprise-level management of AI applicationsResearch and implement novel AI approaches for new business problems. The next great EA AI Scientist should haveBe in pursuit of a Ph.D. or MS with experience in Computer Science, or related fields (focus in AI or ML a plus)Track record of having developed novel AI algorithms, and major journal and conference publicationsStrong problem-solving abilityStrong programming skills (object-oriented and functional paradigms)Experience with large-scale data and distributed systems – Experience with Apache Hadoop, Spark, and Tensorflow a plusExperience with SQL and MPP databasesExcellent written and verbal communication skills  EA is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal records in accordance with applicable law. EA also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.