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 ResponsibilitiesAre you interested in making an impact in the real world? Are you interested in developing new research results and publish them at the main AI venues? Are you interested in collaborating with software engineers to integrate your research results in IBM products? Are you interested in working in the Paris area?IBM Research is setting up a new team at the IBM Artificial Intelligence Co-Innovation Center in Paris-Saclay. It will be dedicated to the development of safe, explainable and responsible AI systems utilizing knowledge-based and data-driven AI techniques. The new team will work with IBM's global Research team and will be co-located with the French software development teams in charge of IBM business rules, decision automation and decision optimization products. IBM Research is hiring Research Scientists interested in solving problems related but not limited to the following:* How to derive an understandable decision model from data, e.g., how to derive decision rules that guide the credit allocation?* How can human interaction improve rule discovery from data ?* How to combine prior knowledge and machine learning to learn from less data?Required Technical and Professional Expertise* PhD in machine learning, artificial intelligence, computer science, applied mathematics, signal processing, statistics, or a related technical field* Ability to conduct independent research in knowledge induction, machine learning, NLP, or reasoning as demonstrated by a strong research track record (i.e. primary author publications in AI/ML key conferences such as IJCAI, AAAI, ICLR, ICML, NeurIPS, KDD)* Strong programming and communication skillsPreferred Technical and Professional Expertise*PhD in Machine Learning, AI, IT, Applied Mathematics, Signal Processing, statistics or any related technical domains.About 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 StatementIBM Co-Innovation Center in Paris-Saclay, in the heart of large universities and research labs.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.