Research Engineer, School of Information Systems

7 days left

01 Oct 2020
End of advertisement period
30 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Contract
  • Manager
  • Masters
  • Singapore | Closing On 30 Oct 2020

contract till 30 April 2021

About Us

Singapore Management University is a place where high-level professionalism blends together with a healthy informality. The 'family-like' atmosphere among the SMU community fosters a culture where employees work, plan, organise and play together – building a strong collegiality and morale within the university.

Our commitment to attract and retain talent is ongoing. We offer attractive benefits and welfare, competitive compensation packages, and generous professional development opportunities – all to meet the work-life needs of our staff. No wonder, then, that SMU continues to be given numerous awards and recognition for its human resource excellence.

Job Description

  • Conduct literature research and survey related work on AI-based modeling for healthcare
  • Process heterogeneous data from various sources including social media, smart devices and clinics.
  • Designing algorithms to carry out data analytics research in healthcare data
  • Carrying out experimental and empirical work, refining the approaches used, and analyzing the datathat are obtained
  • Writing up the results, and to evaluate their robustness and theoretical soundness


  • Minimum Master’s in Computer Science, Information Technology, Information Systems or closely related disciplines
  • Minimum 2 years of relevant research experience in data mining and machine learning
  • Proficiency in at least one of the programming software/languages such as Python, C/C++ and R is required
  • Demonstrated experience and know-how on working on user modeling and profiling
  • Excellent working knowledge of machine learning packages and open-source tools
  • Good analytical, technical and problem-solving skills
  • Applicants with research publications in data mining, machine learning and blockchain area will be advantageous
  • Self-motivated individual who can work independently and also collaboratively with team members

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