Research Intern_IRL

Job Description
About IBM India

IBM is a 106 years old company with a young heart. We constantly strive to reinvent ourselves and the world. Our employees are inspired to change the world through technology. At IBM India, we provide solutions and services to all major industries including financial services, healthcare, Government, automotive, telecommunications and education. As a trusted partner with wide-ranging service capabilities, we help our partners transform and succeed with meaningful circumstances. The diversity and breadth of the entire IBM portfolio of research, consulting, solutions, services, systems and software, distinguishes IBM India from other companies in the industry.

Business Unit Introduction

Innovation sprouts from the fertile ground of inquiry. In IBM Research, our foundation is our wide array of scientific disciplines, award-winning researchers and global labs. And, over the years, we've expanded our ground to include challenging ideas from our colleagues in academic and government research centre's as well as from our clients. Come learn who we are and what we do to create innovation that matters for our company and for the world.
IBM Research - India (http://www.ibm.com/in/research) invites applications for its Internship Program in Computer Science, Mathematical Sciences at its locations in New Delhi and Bangalore

What you'll do

Neural Attention Models for Explanation Generation in RC QA Tasks

Project Description

In recent years, Complex Question Answering (CQA) tasks have become battlegrounds for AI and NLP researchers aiming to advance Artificial General Intelligence (AGI). Furthermore, a variety of the datasets have been made available in the public domain for this purpose. For example, CoQA, Narrative QA, NewsQA, SQuAD, TriviaQA (Reading Comprehension), and AI2's Science QA (Reasoning). Many of these datasets are also available as open challenges. Successful approaches for the CQA are based on deep nets and are aimed at getting the correct answer. To the best of our knowledge, these techniques don't offer an explicit explanation of the answer. The goal of this project is to develop the very notion of explanation itself for this problem context and subsequently design a system to generate the explanations for well-known datasets

How we'll help you grow

  • You'll learn directly from expert developers in the field; our team leads love to mentor
  • You have the opportunity to work in many different areas to figure out what really excites you
  • You'll have access to all the technical and management training courses you need to become the expert you want to be
Growth Path

Conversion to regular hire based on performance

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Deep Learning, Machine Learning, NLP, Python, PyTorch

As an intern, you will have the opportunity to work closely with an outstanding research team on challenging problems that range from leading-edge exploratory work to prototyping real-world systems and applications. During the internship, the students will also have the opportunity to participate in the dynamic technical environment of the largest industrial research organization in the world and network with other students in different fields from other universities.

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

Deep Learning, Machine Learning, NLP, Python, PyTorch

EO Statement
IBM 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, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.


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