Data Scientist, School of Computer Science

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
€53,000 - €63,000 per annum
05 Jul 2022
End of advertisement period
20 Jul 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

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

CeADAR is part funded by Enterprise Ireland and the IDA and is the national centre for applied data analytics and machine intelligence. Its market-focussed agenda is developed in conjunction with its strong membership base of over 80 MNCs and SMEs. See for further details. CeADAR is based in UCD and the team conducts applied research in data analytics and develops applications in cooperation with our industry partners.

The applied research at CeADAR covers broad aspects of AI and data analytics using the latest techniques in advanced machine learning for NLP, Computer Vision and Structured Data modelling. 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 the 'recently possible'. CeADAR is seeking an experienced individual who has a demonstrated successful track record in applied machine learning, specifically using Transformers. This is an opportunity to work on a number of diverse and exciting projects in the area of data science with real application to a variety of verticals in the industry sector including the start-up ecosystem.

The individual will be part of CeADAR's Innovation & Development Group, participating in projects demanding skills in applied data science for the development of solid 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.

Salary range: €53,000 - €63,000 per annum

Appointment on the above range will be dependent on qualifications and experience and in line with UCD HR salary regulations.

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 20th July 2022

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (Local Irish Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.

UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CV's submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.

Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website: