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    NIST works with industry and science to advance innovation and improve quality of life. We're looking for a Computer Scientist to join our team!

    This notice is issued under direct-hire authority to recruit new talent to occupations for which NIST has a severe shortage of candidates.

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    This position will conduct systematic research in problem areas of video search, multimedia information access, and evaluation of search and information access. Leads evaluation activities for video and multimedia search, video summarization, and related subject areas, including the design and development of datasets, evaluation plans, metrics, assessment tools, and scoring methods. Will also lead community-based evaluation activities involving researchers investigating advanced methods combining information access and computer vision, including developing and circulating evaluation plans, leading planning activities, and dissemination of evaluation results in publications and technical talks. Develop technical briefs, publish developed processes and findings, and contribute to software development.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1550 Computer Science

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