Role: Artificial Intelligence Research Scientist
Location: San Jose, CA
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People in the Innovation & Thought Leadership career track drive asset innovation and marketplace reputation within a specific area of expertise. They grow into thought leadership roles, by increasing the depth of their expertise and reputation as an expert or innovator, and can progress either in role, laterally, or upward.
Accenture’s Research & Development (R&D) team within Operations follows a multi-pronged approach for project execution; from adapting existing assets like Accenture Cognitive Engine to Operations use cases, exploring third party and open source solutions for speed to execution and for specific use cases, to engaging in fundamental research to develop novel solutions. The team also leverages the vast global network for Accenture to collaborate and with Accenture Tech Labs, Accenture Open Innovation and Accenture Analytics for creating solutions.
As a Research Scientist, your responsibilities include:
- Working as part of a R&D Lead’s team and collaborating with platform engineers, business subject matter experts and technology delivery teams to deliver strategic cognitive computing research projects from design to execution
- Working on the entire lifecycle of a research project developing the design with the R&D Lead
- Collaborating with business experts for business understanding as well as working with other Research Scientists and Platform Engineers for solutions and with Technology teams for prototyping and client pilot implementations