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Research Assistant (Data Scientist -education)

Date: 21-Jul-2022

Location: Kent Ridge Campus, SG

Company: National University of Singapore

Job Description

 

The Lead Principal Investigator of a high-profile, joint research project between NUS and Cisco Systems, is looking to hire a Research Assistant to join the research team as a Data Scientist. The goal of this project is to develop an enterprise peer learning enabler (PLE) platform for curating and sharing the knowledge of internal subject matter experts across an organization.
 
Key Responsibilities

Contribute to the research team in the following areas:

  •     Development and deployment of the PLE platform
  •     Development of surveys and other instruments for research purposes.
  •     Data collection, including robust documentation of collected data.
  •     Construction and maintenance of datasets, analysis of data, modelling, and reporting.’
  •     Security, privacy and confidentiality of research data.

Job Requirements

 


 Key Requirements

  •      A Bachelors degree in STEM or related discipline (with preference for Engineering, Computer Science, Statistics, Data Analytics/Science).
  •     Experience in building and deployment of software in the context of system integration or interoperability
  •     Experience in building and maintaining datasets (with preference for social network analysis and natural language processing).
  •     Excellent technical writing and presentation skills.
  •     Analytical, resourceful and a team-player.
  •     High levels of integrity for responsible conduct of research and stewardship of data.
  •     Open to fixed-term contract.

Covid-19 Message

At NUS, the health and safety of our staff and students are one of our utmost priorities, and COVID-vaccination supports our commitment to ensure the safety of our community and to make NUS as safe and welcoming as possible. Many of our roles require a significant amount of physical interactions with students/staff/public members. Even for job roles that may be performed remotely, there will be instances where on-campus presence is required.

Taking into consideration the health and well-being of our staff and students and to better protect everyone in the campus, applicants are strongly encouraged to have themselves fully COVID-19 vaccinated to secure successful employment with NUS.

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus

Organization: College of Design and Engineering

Department : Biomedical Engineering

Employee Referral Eligible: No

Job requisition ID : 15252