[Corpora-List] NLP Research Scientist Job @ NCAI

Hend Al-Khalifa hend.alkhalifa at gmail.com
Sun Jun 20 22:07:50 CEST 2021

*Job Title*: NLP Research Scientist

*Type:* Full time

*Location:* Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

*Job Summary: * The Saudi National Centre of Artificial Intelligence (NCAI) is looking to hire outstanding talents in Arabic and English natural language processing, and machine learning to carry out novel research and work on developing state of the art AI solutions. Projects span various natural language processing fields, including

automatic speech recognition, optical character recognition, natural language understanding and generation. This job provides an opportunity to join an already vibrant team of global talent and many industrial and local partners to collaborate on high-impact research and development projects.

*Job Description: * The Research Scientist role at NCAI’s Natural Language Processing Centre of Excellence is to lead and participate in cutting edge research in the fields of Arabic and English natural language processing.

Job responsibilities include:

- Leading and collaborating on cutting edge NLP research.

- Collecting, managing, and analyzing data and corpora.

- Liaising with local and global research stakeholders.

- Developing NLP enabling technologies and downstream solutions.

- Providing consultations regarding AI solutions that require NLP

components to stakeholders.

- Publishing in top tier and high impact conferences and journals.

- Participation in specialty conferences and representing the center’s

research excellence.

*About NCAI * Located in sunny, vibrant Riyadh, the National Center of AI is the innovation arm of the Saudi Data and AI Authority. The center aims to establish a Research and Development department that will contribute to driving the region’s advancement in AI innovation leveraging collaborations with the academia, public and private sector in the Kingdom.

Website: https://sdaia.gov.sa/ncai/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ncai_ksa LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/ncai-ksa/

The terms of employment are very competitive and can be discussed upon being shortlisted. Applications are received and considered on a rolling basis until all offered positions are filled.

For more information, contact nlp at sdaia.gov.sa

*Knowledge & Experience*

- Strong understanding of recent developments in AI, NLP, Machine

Learning, and Deep Learning.Publication track record in NLP or a closely

related field.

- Experience in research: ability to plan and carry out research

experiments and projects.

- Experience with machine learning libraries (Pytorch, Tensorflow,

Mumpy, Scipy)

- Strong written and oral communication skills, in addition to strong

ability for scientific communication including scientific writing

- Language English language proficiency

- Education PhD degree in Computer Science or a related field with a

dissertation in NLP or a very good background on NLP.

To apply, candidates are requested to submit the following (in PDF format):

- Cover letter

- Curriculum vitae

- Transcript of Degree

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