IntroductionIBM Research Scientists are charting the future of Artificial Intelligence, creating breakthroughs in quantum computing, discovering how blockchain will reshape the enterprise, and much more. Join a team that is dedicated to applying science to some of today's most complex challenges, whether it's discovering a new way for doctors to help patients, teaming with environmentalists to clean up our waterways or enabling retailers to personalize customer service.Your Role and ResponsibilitiesWe are seeking outstanding candidates to perform original research advancing the state of the art in AI and machine learning as well as outstanding candidates to support the research through advances data science and software engineering that will drive both theoretical and practical advances in AI.The successful candidate will participate in projects, publish or support publications in top-tier AI conferences and contribute towards the development of world-class methods and systems for solving the most challenging real-world problems. The successful candidate will work with a team of researchers and software engineers. The research scientist will focus on theoretical and practical projects while the data scientist and software engineer will focus on practical projects, both contributing to novel and valuable results in academic papers and software prototypes and products.We are interested in candidates for the role of research h scientist with a proven background, publication record and experience in one or more areas of mathematical sciences: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Optimization, Statistics and Control Theory etc. For the research software engineer role, we are interested in candidates with proven background in software paradigms, libraries, deep learning and other machine learning tools as well as handling of large datasets.**Required Professional and Technical Expertise:**+ For the research scientist role, a PhD in mathematics, computer science or related subject with experience in theory of algorithms, and publications in top tier conferences and journals.+ For the research software engineer role, a bachelor's degree in computer science, master's degree is optional but given additional weight.+ Python, C/C++, Java or other programming languageRequired Technical and Professional ExpertiseAs above.Preferred Technical and Professional ExpertiseAs above.+ Proficiency in Spoken & Written EnglishAbout Business UnitWith more than 3,000 researchers in 12 labs located across six continents, IBM Research brings together hundreds of researchers who possess unparalleled industry expertise to address some of the world's most challenging problems. Join us as we do pioneering work in areas such as cognitive computing, augmented intelligence, quantum computing, and blockchain, to name a few.Your Life @ IBMWhat matters to you when you're looking for your next career challenge?Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities - where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust - where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.About IBMIBM's greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.Location StatementFor additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.Being You @ IBMIBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.