Research Assistant, Data Gathering, Analytics and Visualization Using Python

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Apr 12, 2021
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May 12, 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The College of Business and Economics (CBE) at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) is seeking a research assistant to work on a research grant funded by the UAEU on mobile application marketing. The project involves work in automated data collection from mobile application stores (App Store, Play Store, etc.) using web scraping tools, as well as data preprocessing, natural language processing, sentiment analysis, topic modeling and visualization of gathered data using Python. In addition to a demonstrated skill in data analytics using Python, the successful candidate would possess skills in traditional statistical (econometrics) modeling for cross-sectional and panel data. Candidate with knowledge of machine learning would be preferred.

Minimum Qualification

MSc degree from an internationally recognized university in data analytics, software engineering or related fields.

Preferred Qualification :

PhD student in an internationally recognized university in data analytics or software engineering or related fields.

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience  

Special Instructions to Applicant  

Division College of Bsns & Economics-(CBE)
Department Innovation,Tech. & Entr. -(CBE)
Job Close Date open until filled
Job Category Academic - Research Assistant