Feed Research Aide Job Description Sample
Research Scientist, News Feed Science
(Menlo Park, CA)
Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.
Facebook is seeking exceptional scientists to join the News Feed Science team. The News Feed Science team conducts applied research to understand the News Feed ecosystem and the behavior of people who use our site as well as implement improvements to the News Feed ranking algorithm through innovative ideas and new machine learning tools. We are seeking applied researchers with stellar empirical research skills and technical backgrounds who are comfortable working in a software engineering environment. Applicants must demonstrate depth of knowledge in a technical field such as computer science, mathematics, economics, statistics, or operations research as well as experience with data science and empirical methods such as causal analysis, machine learning, surveying, experimentation, simulation, visualization, and modeling.
Work cross-functionally across News Feed to solve the largest problems facing the business through research, analysis, and innovation.
Answer complex business questions by applying appropriate statistical techniques to available data, or designing and running experiments.
Build applied models of user behavior and the News Feed content ecosystem, drawing upon statistical and machine learning methods.
Work with the News Feed ranking teams to model and improve the ranking algorithm.
Communicate findings to managers and engineers, often through succinct research summaries.
Build processes for the collection, visualization, and general use of data.
Ph.D. in a technical field such as computer science, statistics, mathematics, economics, operations research, or related disciplines.
Published papers in peer-reviewed journals or conferences or track record of leading data science projects in industry.
Ability to communicate and visualize, quantitative analysis
2+ years experience solving applied problems using data science methods including machine learning, surveying, experimentation, simulation, visualization, and modeling.
2+ years experience with an analysis tool such as R, Matlab, or Python or experience working with production machine learning systems.
2+ years experience with a programming language such as Python, C++, or Java or previous software engineering experience.
Research Aide I/Center For Cybersecurity Research & Education/Rl3915
About The University of Alabama in Huntsville:
The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) is a Tier 1 national university located in Huntsville, AL, which Southern Living recently named one of the best college towns in the South. It serves more than 9,100 students from 90 countries and almost all 50 U.S. states, with its graduates going on to higher average starting salaries than those from any other school in the state.
UAH offers 89 degree programs in Engineering, Nursing, Education, Science, Business, and the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences. Its 505-acre campus, which includes more than 15 high-tech research centers and labs, is also the anchor tenant for the second-largest research park in the nation. UAH is regularly ranked the best return on investment among all schools in Alabama. Refer to www.uah.edu for more information on the university, its academic and extracurricular programs and offerings, and the community it serves.
The website is updated by noon every Wednesday with new staff position vacancies. Please note that new positions may close on Friday at 5:00 p.m.
The Research Aide I will perform funded research with government (national, state and local) industry and university organizations. The incumbent will perform computer-related tasks to support modeling, networking and systems engineering for military and Homeland Defense applications.
Junior or senior level standing in high school/must have some moderate technical knowledge/knowledge of Microsoft Office to include Word and Excel/must have experience with Microsoft Windows 2000 or higher/Freshman or sophomore level standing in college in a technology-related field is desired/programming experience is preferred/US Citizenship is required
The hourly rate for this on-call position is $10.10 - $11.18.
If a professional certification or degree verification is required for the vacancy, the University will require the applicant to provide copies of documents to verify such information.
Applicants MUST submit the following documents online:
1.UAH Application For Employment - (via Step 3 - Electronic Form)
2.Resume/CV - (via Step 4)
- Applicants may also upload additional documents (cover letter, references, etc.).
- Login to your UAH Careers Account to check your completed application.
For Technical Assistance - http://uah.interviewexchange.com/iecreatemodifyticket.jsp
About the Office of the Duke Forest:
The Duke Forest comprises over7,000 acres of land in Durham, Orange, and Alamance counties and has been managed for research and teaching purposes since 1931. The mission of the Forest is to facilitate research that addresses fundamental and applied questions concerning forested and aquatic ecosystems and to aid in the instruction of students so that they will be informed citizens and effective stewards of our natural resources. In addition, the Forest provides recreational opportunities for the Duke and local community and offers education and outreach events to the public.
More information is available at: www.dukeforest.duke.edu.
General Position Summary:
This position is intended to have a specific project focus while also exposing the intern to a wide variety of management activities and administrative considerations involved in managing a multiple-use land base.
The project work for the 2018 management intern will entail:
- supporting implementation of the Duke Forest Invasive Species Action Plan
- supporting work to update forest-wide cover types
Other duties will include:
Assisting in forest management activities such as timber sales, prescribed burning, invasive species control, and boundary line maintenance. Assisting in operations such as road maintenance, vehicle maintenance, building repair, and research project set-up and tear down.
Assisting with ongoing projects or annual events such as monitoring Natural Heritage and High Conservation Value areas, the 5K fundraising run, and the deer management program. Overall, the Duke Forest internwill gain a greater understanding of forest management and the experience to perform some of the related tasks with minimal supervision. The intern will also learn about field equipment (machine and hand) uses, limitations, and repairs.
The intern will also receive support to take the classes and pass the exam necessary to receive a Pesticide Applicator License. Finally, the intern will appreciate the variety of skills and decisions required to holistically manage a forest for multiple uses including interacting with public stakeholders.Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes.
To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.
Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.
Work requires knowledge of basic mathematical, data collection and research principles normally acquired through two years post secondary education.
No additional experience required. OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
Student Research Assistant/Student Lab Aide
This recruitment is limited to undergraduate students only. A summer internship is available in the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
The intern will work under the supervision of a postdoctoral fellow in the Errede/Elston group. The successful candidate will participate in a research project that tests underlying signal transduction mechanisms responsible for cell-to-cell variability in otherwise genetically identical cells. The governing hypothesis is that that this variability is regulated to promote cellular survival under changing environmental conditions.
The approach uses microfluidic devises and fluorescent imaging to follow single cells in well controlled environments and quantitative image analysis to characterize fluctuations in cell signaling and gene expression. The intern will provide a support role by conducting basic laboratory (media and buffer preparation, laboratory operation maintenance) and research (protein analysis using western blotting and image analysis) functions. Candidates for the position are expected to have completed at least three years of undergraduate science courses that have associated lab requirements. The internship is for an 8 week period.
TFS Environmental Data Center Research Aide (Tfs Seasonal, Job18-27)
The Toolik Field Station at the Institute of Arctic Biology is seeking applications from enthusiastic individuals who are interested in summer ecological fieldwork in northern Alaska for as a TFS Environmental Data Center Research Aide.
Status: Casual / On Call
School: Bloomberg School of Public Health
Location: School of Public Health
Location City: Baltimore
Location State: MD
Resume Required for Application: Yes
We are currently hiring outreach workers to work as a part of a large community-level intervention aimed to reduce HIV risk and increase community cohesion among female sex workers in Baltimore, MD. The intervention is largely centered around promoting the services at a full service drop-in Center for sex workers.
Outreach workers will be asked to conduct community outreach, in groups of 2 or more, to promote a new Women's Center, which will open in Pigtown in the summer of 2017. Outreach workers will promote the Center, as well as conduct HIV/STI prevention and harm reduction education, and distribute condoms, resource lists, Center promotional items (e.g., key chain), as well as calendars and flyers of Center activities. Outreach workers will also be trained to administer and distribute Naloxone, an injectable medication that can reverse the effects of an overdose of opioids (i.e. heroin, oxycontin, fentanyl).
Outreach activities will take place in Pigtown, Carrol Park, Mount Clare, and Brooklyn of South Baltimore.
Promote the Women's Center services and events (clinic hours, classes, support groups etc.).
Distribute Naloxone, train community members on its use and benefits.
Assist with need assessments and help develop outreach plans to inform Center programs.
Distribute promotional items, including condoms, hand sanitizer, lip balm, wipes, wipes etc.
Attend community meetings to promote services and develop rapport with neighborhood associations.
Build rapport with community members, including sex workers and local business owners.
Occasionally work in the Drop-In Center assisting with general tasks as needed.
Potential to facilitate peer groups and trainings.
Other duties as assigned.
High School Diploma/GED preferred
Experience working with diverse populations including the sex worker population strongly preferred.
Prior interview and field work experience.
Prior experience with outreach work.
Successful candidates will undergo training sessions prior to working in the community.
School of Public Health - East Baltimore Campus
CTS Feed Product Developer - Standard Datafeeds - (8246)
FactSet is a financial data and software company headquartered in Norwalk, CT with offices in 35 locations worldwide. As a global provider of financial information and analytics, FactSet helps the world's best investment professionals outperform. More than 87,500 users stay ahead of global market trends, access extensive company and industry intelligence, and monitor performance with FactSet's desktop analytics, mobile applications, and comprehensive data feeds. As of February 2017, annual subscription value reached $1.19 billion and headcount passed 8,500.
FactSet was ranked #89 on FORTUNE's "100 Best Places to Work" list in 2016 and has consistently been recognized as a great workplace by leading publications.
The primary goals of the Content & Technology Solutions (CTS) Group are to capture the large revenue opportunities that exist within the data feed market and to help drive adoption of our proprietary content on and off the FactSet platform. Our products fall into three major categories: Scheduled DataFeeds, OnDemand DataFeeds, and Exchange DataFeeds.
The CTS Strategy and Development team is looking for a Product Developer to drive the expansion and integration of new content sets into our Scheduled - Standard DataFeed product line. In this role, you will be expected to gain a comprehensive understanding of CTS products and delivery technologies, to be a key contributor to defining and expanding the product packages available, and enhancing and adding features that provide connectivity, scalability, and enhanced usability. You will work closely with a broadly distributed group of Content, Product, Strategy, Sales & Support, Engineering, and Quality Assurance.
Develop and support one or more content data feeds, which means gaining an understanding of the data set in order to translate that knowledge into a data model definition
Identify and respond to client demand for new initiatives and enhancements
Define client workflows and gather user requirements to create specifications to translate the business needs into product features and releases
Work with content and engineers to fix bugs, test enhancements, and manage releases and client migrations
Coordinate with QA to build out test cases for new features
Work with marketing and operations to document new releases, update training and marketing materials to communicate application features and benefits
Assist Sales and Support with client-specific issues and questions
Expertise with relational database theory, data modeling, and query languages such as SQL
Knowledge of financial and/or alternative data sets
Strong technical, analytical, troubleshooting and communication skills
Proven track record in directing and managing a complete development project from inception to release while communicating progress to all stakeholders and upper management
For Consultants,at least two-years of FactSet tenure required to apply for an interview
Experience with analyzing large amounts of data, ideally within relational databases
Experience working with users who consume data via feeds
Interest in learning new technologies and how multiple systems work together
Ability to work independently and collaboratively with team members in other offices
Attention to detail along with the ability to see the big picture
Ability to work on multiple projects with shifting priorities
Self-disciplined and motivated work ethic
To find out more about opportunities at FactSet, visit us at www.factset.com/careers, www.facebook.com/factset, or www.twitter.com/factset.
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.
FactSet Research Systems Inc. is an E-Verify participant and EOE/M/F/D/V Employer which strongly supports diversity in the workforce.
Nutritionist - Animal Feed And Pet Food
Are you a Nutritionist with expertise in animal feed and pet food? This may be the opportunity you've been looking for! We have a unique career opportunity to make a real difference in our very successful and established company. We are looking to switch gears and grow this area of our business!
We provide top-notch analytical testing services for the human, animal and pet food industry. We need a Nutritionist with animal feed or pet food testing experience to lead our company into a new era of growth. The successful candidate will serve as an expert in animal feed and pet food nutrition, analysis and processing. You will work with our managers and sales professionals to provide outstanding customer service by interpreting analytical data and providing guidance with new formulations or ingredients.
Salary up to $100k + benefits that simply do not exist at other companies!
Serve as an expert in animal feed and pet food nutrition, analysis and processing.
Work with Feeds Managers and Account Managers to provide outstanding customer service, turn-around-times and use of correct methods according to current protocols.
Be the public face of this division in our company by attending trade shows, speaking at seminars and attending professional conferences.
Create educational materials for marketing, website and social media.
Assist with validation of new methods, new equipment, and new scope for old methods in feeds.
Troubleshoot both in-house and client requested reruns.
Set-up and validate NIR methods for feed conformity.
Assist clients with interpreting analytical data, new formulations or ingredients, processing questions along with regulation or labeling requests.
Establish our company as a thought leader in animal feeds and pet foods.
PhD in Animal Science or Nutrition OR Master's degree with relevant industry experience.
3 years of experience in testing or developing animal feed or pet food.
Excellent verbal and written communication.
Familiarity with AAFCO testing methods preferred.
If you have the requirements listed here (or are close to them), and have a desire to use everything you have learned in your career to date in your next position, we would love to speak with you.
Electrical Engineer – Antenna And Feed Design Engineer
Electrical Engineer – Antenna and Feed Design Engineer
Job Code: SIS20180809-23794
Job Location: Palm Bay, FL
Perform antenna design for a variety of systems including reflector feeds, single element antennas, and phased array systems ranging from 20 MHz to 50 GHz.
Design of RF components such as OMTs, Diplexers, and Waveguides.
Analyze antenna performance using tools such as HFSS, CST, GRASP, and MATLAB.
Support system engineering with developing the detailed design requirements for the antenna.
Develop antenna solutions for customers, often without firm requirements and challenging environmental or packaging goals.
Analyze antenna performance in an integrated system (such as a radome enclosure or other frequency selective surfaces).
Preparation of documentation and presentation of results of analyses/design to peers and customers.
- 6+ years with a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
Preferred Additional Skills:
Previous experience in antenna design engineering.
Strong technical writing and presentation skills.
Ability to work individually or in teams.
Experience designing antenna systems in the 60-100 GHz range
Please be aware that many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.
Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.
Location: USA - FL - Palm Bay
Activation Date: Thursday, March 8, 2018
Expiration Date: Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Feed Mill Maintenance
Maintenance Mill Mechanic
Make decisions regarding operating strategies, set-points and limits, optimize system operations for improved cost and reliability, Schedule and perform major repairs and rebuilds, recommend equipment upgrades and improvements, perform system inspections and mechanical integrity checks, troubleshoot complex mechanical and electrical problems, rebuild all equipment within the departments assigned area, administer preventive and predictive maintenance on all assigned equipment
Other duties may include but are not limited to: Mix ingredients for cattle feed, assist in receiving commodities, closely monitor quality and output, perform and/or assist in preventive maintenance and repairs of mill equipment, and assist in housekeeping of mill facilities.
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
RequirementsMinimum of 2 years' experience with a production environment, Individuals must be self motivated and able to work on their own with little supervision or in a team environment, dependable, have an understanding of the importance of safety in the workplace. Must be able to read, write and speak English, must be able to work nights, weekends and holidays and have a Valid driver's license
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. The position requires individuals to have basic tools and become forklift certified
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
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