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Researcher in AI and data analysis

RISE is Sweden’s research institute and innovation partner. RISE is today engaged in several applied AI projects and are now expanding. We are looking for a researcher with well documented experience in applied deep learning, statistical analysis and possible NLP and causal inference. Are you interested in AI projects and data analysis? Then RISE has an interesting job for you! We now have an open position in Stockholm, Sweden.

About the position
You will work on applied AI and data analysis projects in collaboration with the industry, the public sector, and academia. Experience with modern deep learning, as well as statistical data analysis frameworks is necessary, as is a passion for working on solving real world problems in various application domains, which may involve NLP and causal interference as well. We also aim to produce state-of-the art research and to publish in major venues, as well as state-of-the-art solutions for our industrial and public-sector partners. Our weekly seminars carries presentations about interesting new findings from recent conferences or from Arxiv, and is appreciated by a steady group of followers.

Starting date: second half of March 2021.

Who are you?
The ideal candidate for this position should have completed a research education with a PhD degree, and show a well-documented history of insightful work in the area. Preferably, this includes working with recent deep learning and data analysis techniques, and adapting them to various application areas, in combination with statistical data analysis, with a variety of data modalities, including unstructured text, ideally both in academic and in business environments. If you are driven to push the boundaries of what is possible with AI, chances are that you are the right person for this job.

Are we right for each other?
We cannot promise you an easy task, but we can promise you dedicated colleagues and some truly engaging societal challenges to tackle. You will get to work in a dynamic environment offering professional and personal development opportunities. At RISE, we want you to succeed and feel good, because together with your colleagues you contribute to a sustainable future and to securing a leading position for Swedish industry and research globally. RISE can give you the chance to make a real difference. Welcome to Sweden’s Research Institute and Innovation Partner.

Welcome with your application!
If this sounds exciting and you want to know more, please contact Marco Forzati, unit manager, +46 10 228 41 19. Final application date is March 3rd, 2021. Interviews will take place continuously during the application period.

Union representatives: Jonas Söderberg, Saco, 070-666 15 87.

Calls from external recruitment companies and sales persons are kindly declined as we rule under the Public Procurement Act.

Researcher, AI, data analysis, deep learning, statistical analysis, Stockholm, RISE

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Contract type

Permanent position

Job type

Research - e.g. Researchers/Postdoctors/PhD students

Contact person

Marco Forzati
+46 10 228 41 19

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