2017 NLP & Entity Analytics Research Scientist – Melbourne

MELBOURNE, VICTORIA

2017 NLP & Entity Analytics Research Scientist – Melbourne

From landing the first astronauts on the moon to the discovery of fractals, from the technology behind laser surgery to building the first cognitive system to win the Jeopardy! competition, IBM has been the spark of the technology revolutions that have shaped our world today.
At the core of IBM’s innovation are its 12 global research labs. IBM Research - Australia is a vibrant and relatively young community within IBM Research. The lab is primarily an industry solutions lab that focuses on conceiving, designing and building next generation systems that will transform health and life sciences, resource management, emergency management and financial services.
Unstructured data is at the core of IBM’s investment in cognitive computing. IBM Research Australia is building new algorithms and applications that extract classify and process unstructured information and unite it with structured data.
The Cognitive Analytics Research Team of IBM Research - Australia seeks team members with varied backgrounds and experiences for positions in algorithm and application development using unstructured and semi-structured data at scale.

Ideal candidates will have expertise in several of the following areas:
- Application of Machine learning for natural language processing in practical environments is essential.
- Neural Networks & Deep learning including development with one of Tensorflow / Theano / Torch.
- Experience in data analytics / machine learning within the Apache Hadoop ecosystem particularly using Apache Spark
- Experience developing, testing, and deploying systems including machine learning and the end to end lifecycle of data associated with those systems.
- Strong Python or Java programming skills with demonstrated project experience with interdisciplinary teams
· Ph. D. in relevant discipline (Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics)
· Track record of research publications in high-quality journals and conferences
· Proven ability to collaborate in research teams
· Excellent written and verbal communication skills
· Ability to work with and maintain close connections with other teams around the world


Group ID: IBM Research
Brands: IBM
Country: Australia
Job Family: Not Applicable

Type: Full-Time

Experience: Entry Level

Category: Research

Reference ID: 87808BR

Date Posted: 03/14/2017