Advanced AI Research Scientist
Posted on: November 19, 2023
Accenture is helping companies use generative AI to reinvent their
enterprise and optimize business functions for breakthrough
innovation and competitive advantage. With over 1,600 professionals
dedicated to generative AI, leveraging the depth and experience of
more than 40,000 AI and data professionals across the company our
Generative AI and LLM Center of Excellence brings together our
Experienced Innovation, Strategic Investment, Exceptional Talent,
and Power Ecosystem.
As an Advanced AI Research Scientist, you formulate real-world
problems into practical, efficient, and scalable AI and Machine
- You lead a team and provide guidance to explore and implement
new methodologies, model building techniques, and cutting-edge
algorithms, and applying these techniques with the right
architecture to solve real-world problems.
- You have a deep understanding and ability to remain at the
forefront of generative AI, LLM, and multi-modal models (with a
focus on driving innovation by applying these techniques to new
business problems, use cases, and scenarios).
- As needed by the specific problem, you train and/or fine-tune
generative AI models and evaluate on the specific problem.
- As a significant part of this role, you will be justifying the
value of innovative generative AI or traditional Machine Learning
approaches (or a combination of both) in the business problems, and
you'll be expected to construct methodologies that clearly
demonstrate their value.
- You'll also work collaboratively with teams from both the
business and technical side, including users, use case
representatives, business owners, engineers, architects, and UI
designers, to achieve end-to-end project development goals.
- Participate internal and external discussions to gather
business use case requirements, provide on the spot AI expertise
and AI solution options for business problems.
- Design, develop and implement advanced AI/ML models, especially
LLM and other Gen AI models from scratch or existing foundation
models via self-supervised learning, transferred-learning, and
- Design, develop and implement highly sophisticated Gen AI based
applications including generative agent and similar architectures
which support multiple Gen AI models to work together for complex
- Lead technical teams and grow true AI expertise within broader
team including offshore
- Collaborate seamlessly with diverse, cross-functional teams to
accurately identify and prioritize requirements, ensuring that the
AI solutions meets the needs and expectations of various
- Develop and execute an AI solution project plan with team,
timeline, and infrastructure dependency.
- Define and implement a value justification approach to the AI
solutions; estimate solution cost with right technological choices;
and calculate ROI.
- Create and maintain comprehensive technical documentation that
comprehensibly captures the intricate details of the solution,
capture IP, facilitating seamless understanding, knowledge transfer
and future development.
- Collaborate with academia partners to stay on the cutting edge
of AI, especially Gen AI technologies, provide through leadership
on AI trend, AI use case innovation trend, new AI opportunities, or
foreseeable limitation, risks, and concerns.
Travel may be required for this role. The amount of travel will
vary from 0 to 100% depending on business need and client
Here's What You Need
- Minimum of 5 years of experience in designing and developing
neural network models, especially deep learning model, and
- Minimum of 5 years of experience of experience in building,
fine-tuning Foundation models including LLMs and multi-modal
- Minimum of 5 years of strong working knowledge of the different
technologies, their differences, modalities in the Generate AI
- Minimum of 5 years of working knowledge and familiarity with
different LLM driven application architecture patterns.
- Minimum of 5 years of experience in deep learning and neural
networks, in particular training and large language models with
popular libraries and GPUs.
- Minimum of 5 years of working knowledge of computer
architecture, and familiarity with the fundamentals of GPU
- Minimum of 5 years of proven experience with processor and
system-level performance modelling.
- Minimum of 2 years of experience of technical team management
or team mentoring.
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years) work
experience. (If Associate's Degree, must have minimum 6 years work
Compensation at Accenture varies depending on a wide array of
factors, which may include but are not limited to the specific
office location, role, skill set, and level of experience. As
required by local law, Accenture provides a reasonable range of
compensation for roles that may be hired in California, Colorado,
New York or Washington as set forth below.
Information on benefits is here.
California $93,400 to $224,600
Colorado $93,400 to $194,100
New York $86,500 to $224,600
Washington $99,500 to $206,700
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