Next Tier Concepts, Inc.

Lead Systems Engineer TS/SCI

US-CA-Mountainview | US-VA-Vienna
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We’re NT Concepts, a leading provider of business and technology solutions for the intelligence and national security communities, and we’re pretty excited about our new artificial intelligence learning project! Our team of engineers, software designers and hardware masters will be leveraging Tensor Flow to recognize and track objects in large-scale, full-motion video. We’re on the lookout for a Lead System Engineer to join our bi-coastal team working in Vienna, VA and Mountainview, CA, to fill a critical intelligence need.

Is this job for you?

You’re a Deep Learning expert with prior experience developing network architectures of image and video processing tasks. You’re looking to join a dynamic team that is leading the way in machine learning technology.


Your skill sets include:

  • You should have an expertise in image processing with Deep Learning and Computer Vision
  • PhD level education or equivalent experience in Computer Science, with a focus in Deep Learning, Artificial Intelligence or related field
  • A dedication to bring your work to fruition and see the impacts that you are and your team will achieve
  • You should display strong communication skills, be organized and self-motivated, and play well with others (a great teammate)


Your qualifications must include:

  • 3+ years of relevant work experience. Your prior leadership experience is a plus
  • Excellent C/C++ and Python programming with strong software design skills
  • Experience with any of the deep learning frameworks: Tensorflow, Caffé, Theano, Torch, is a plus
  • Prior experience using Deep Learning to solve problems in Image or Video analysis a huge plus
  • An active TS/SCI clearance


NT Concepts is a company of talented, dedicated people committed to helping our customers achieve critical missions that are of the utmost importance to our nation and to our world. We fuse business process with technical expertise to deliver data-driven enterprise solutions that solve our clients’ most unique challenges. Founded in 1998 and headquartered in the Washington DC Metro area, NT Concepts is a privately held mid-tier company with customers spanning the Federal Civilian, DoD, and Intelligence Communities.

NT Concepts is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/D/V) making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

All resumes are held in confidence. No recruiters or agencies without a previously signed contract. No faxes please. Only candidates whose profiles closely match requirements will be contacted during the search.

NT Concepts participates in E-Verify.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any or part of the employment process, please send an email to and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Reasonable accommodations are considered on a case-by-case basis.


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