Data Scientist, School of Computer Science job with UNIVERSITY COLLEGE DUBLIN (UCD)

Applications are invited from suitably qualified individuals for the position of Data Scientist II with expertise in NLP (Transformers) at the National Center for Applied Data Analytics & Artificial Intelligence (CeADAR).

CeADAR is partly funded by Enterprise Ireland and IDA and is the national center for applied data analytics and artificial intelligence. Its market-driven curriculum is developed in conjunction with its strong membership base of over 80 multinationals and SMEs. See www.ceadar.ie for details. CeADAR is based at UCD and the team conducts applied research in data analysis and develops applications in cooperation with our industrial partners.

Applied research at CeADAR covers broad aspects of AI and data analytics using the latest advanced machine learning techniques for NLP, computer vision and structured data modeling. This is a unique opportunity to work on a range of advanced data analytics and AI projects in collaboration with industry partners and other applied researchers at the cutting edge of “recently possible”. CeADAR is looking for an experienced individual who has a proven track record in applied machine learning, particularly using transformers. This is an opportunity to work on a number of diverse and exciting data science projects with real-world application to a variety of industry verticals, including the start-up ecosystem .

The individual will be part of CeADAR’s innovation and development group, participating in projects requiring applied data science skills for the development of robust machine learning solutions for industry. This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in this strategic and nationally important area of ​​AI and analytics and potentially be part of start-up projects.

Wage scale: €53,000 – €63,000 per year

Appointment within the above range will depend on qualifications and experience and in accordance with UCD HR salary regulations.

Closing Date: 5.00pm (local Irish time) on July 20, 2022

Applications must be submitted by the specified closing date and time. All applications still in progress at the closing time of 5.00pm (Irish local time) on the specified closing date will be automatically canceled by the system. The UCD is unable to accept late applications.

UCD does not need the help of recruiting agencies. All CVs submitted by recruitment agencies will be returned.

Before applying, further information (including how to apply) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website: https://www.ucd.ie/workatucd/jobs/

Sean N. Ayres