Senior Research Associate

Starting Date: As soon as possible, depending on applicant’s availability.


Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition, Inc. in Pensacola, FL is seeking a Senior Research Associate. Expected to supervise and evaluate the performance of Research Associates and Interns within the research team, as well as collaborate with Research Scientists to explore new techniques in Machine Learning applied to tactical network environments and distributed, resource constrained devices and networks. Evaluate the performance of transport protocols and other network middleware using tactical networking scenarios. Collaborate with Scientists to write research proposals and co-author publications to academic conferences and journals documenting the algorithms, prototypes, and results from experimentation.

Position requires a Master’s Degree in Computer Systems Engineering, Computer/Machine Networking or a closely related field (foreign equivalent acceptable) and 4 years of relevant experience, working with the following languages and platforms: C++, Java, GoLang, Python, Windows, Linux, Mac OSX, Android, virtualization systems and network link emulators..

To Apply:

Email to with the subject line “Senior Research Associate – YourLastName” and include the following:

  1. Current resume in pdf format. Name your file: “YourLastName_Resume.pdf”.
  2. Cover letter in pdf format. Name your file: “YourLastName_CoverLetter.pdf”
  3. Download this Pre-Interview Questionnaire pdf, fill it out and attach it.

**Application is considered incomplete until all items are submitted.**

Location: Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition (IHMC), Pensacola, FL

IHMC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.