UNITED ARAB EMIRATES UNIVERSITY

Research Assistant, Computer Science and Software Engineering

Expiring today

Location
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Salary
7000-8000 per month
Posted
21 Feb 2020
End of advertisement period
31 Mar 2020
Ref
2482
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

We're looking for a research assistant to work on a research project that involves automatic speech recognition (ASR) of Arabic dialects, particularly Gulf dialects (the candidate does not need to know Arabic, but it's a plus). The research involves applying and developing machine learning algorithms, including deep neural networks, and handling moderate to large amounts of speech and text data. The research assistant may later apply for the PhD program to continue working on this project or a related research in the area of speech and language understanding (or other AI subfields).

Ideally, the candidate should have:

  • Masters or Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related area (computer/electrical engineering, math & stats).
  • Proficiency in Python
  • Familiarity with machine learning concepts and toolkits.
  • Academic writing skills in English

Minimum Qualification

B.sc. in Computer Science or a related area (computer/electrical engineering, Math & Stats).

Preferred Qualification

M.Sc.

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience

Proficiency in Python Familiarity with machine learning concepts and toolkits. Academic writing skills in English

Division College of Information Tech. -(CIT)

Department Computer Science&Software Eng-(CIT)

Job Close Date 31-03-2020

Job Category Academic - Research Assistant

Salary 7000-8000 per month

Similar jobs

Similar jobs