Applied researcher within Data Science and Machine Learning

We are looking for an ambitious and technically driven person to the Systems and Data Analysis department with specialized expertise in one or more of the areas of machine learning, statistical data analysis, and big data analytics. You have a solid mathematical and statistical background and the ability to use advanced theory for practical solutions to concrete problems. You will have an important role in FCC’s involvement in data science and will be part of a group responsible for applied projects and research within the area.

Work duties:

  • Analyze, develop, and implement algorithms for applications in data analysis, machine learning, deep learning, and big data analytics.
  • Work in multiple applied projects in various industrial sectors where you will implement methods and algorithms for our industrial partners.
  • Perform research, write and publish papers, and present research results at international conferences.

Your profile:

  • PhD or MSc degree in mathematics, statistics, computer science, or similar.
  • Advanced skills in working with computational software such as Python, R, and MATLAB. Competence in C++, Java, or similar program languages.
  • Broad knowledge within statistics, optimization, machine learning, deep learning, and algorithms.
  • Experience with tools such as Hadoop, Spark, Flink, Hive or similar is meritorious.
  • Previous work experience in data science and/or machine learning is meritorious.

The department of Systems and Data Analysis conducts research and development in systems engineering and data analysis such as system identification, model-based signal processing, big data analytics, machine learning, classification and prediction, deep learning, reinforcement learning, systems biology, electrophysiology, and pharmacometrics, with applied projects in both technology and biomedicine.

Contact persons:

Head of department Mats Jirstrand, 031-772 42 50

Business area leader Emil Gustavsson, 031-772 42 92

The application (CV, personal letter, transcript of grades) should be sent no later than September 1 to:

Fraunhofer-Chalmers Centre
Chalmers Science Park
412 88 Gothenburg

or to

Response on applications may be delayed due to vacation periods.

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