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Research Engineer (NLP research for ML and AI automation)

Date: 02-Dec-2022

Location: COLLEGE OF DESIGN & ENG, Kent Ridge Campus, SG

Company: National University of Singapore

Job Description

We are looking for a Research Engineer who will be responsible for designing and implementing efficient and robust systems, and applications for algorithms and methodologies based on state-of-the-art NLP research in machine learning and big data for real-world customer service AI automation.


The selected individual is required to:


•    Design and write robust, readable, and reusable code components and applications to implement state-of-the-art research outcomes in machine learning, artificial intelligence, and big data
•    Perform data engineering tasks including data cleansing and processing for analysis of real-world datasets
•    Assists with the editing and preparation of manuscripts, reports and presentations
•    Participate in presentations and demos for exhibiting work at appropriate events


•    At least a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science with a focus in AI/Machine Learning/Big Data;
•    Solid programming and application development skills with experience in Python/Perl/R. Mastery of programming languages such as C/C++/Java, and experience with Tensorflow would be a plus;
•    Possesses research background with ability to read and understand methodologies in research papers;
•    Good written and spoken communications. 
•    A good team-player
•    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 : Electrical and Computer Engineering

Employee Referral Eligible: No

Job requisition ID : 15118